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Moyles, Brand up for radio awards

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Chris Moyles and Russell Brand have been nominated in this year's Sony radio industry awards.

Radio 1 star Moyles is up against Johnny Vaughan from Capital 95.8 for best breakfast show, in the Sony Radio Academy Awards.

Comedian Russell Brand, who launched his Saturday night Radio 2 show in 2006, is also competing with Vaughan, in the entertainment category.

BBC Radio 2, Radio 4 and 5 Live are all up for the UK station of the year.

The 26th Sony awards take place on 12 May at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London.

The nominations, announced by Chris Evans, include:

Breakfast show award

  • 5 Live Breakfast - BBC Radio 5 Live
  • Bowie@Breakfast - Radio Clyde
  • Capital Breakfast with Johnny Vaughan - Capital 95.8
  • Jo & Twiggy Breakfast Show - Trent FM
  • The Chris Moyles Show - BBC Radio 1

Music programme award

  • Marc Riley's Brain Surgery - BBC 6 Music
  • Mellow Magic - Magic 105.4
  • The Dermot O'Leary Show - BBC Radio 2
  • The Johnnie Walker Show - BBC Radio 2
  • Zane Lowe - BBC Radio 1

Entertainment award

  • Capital Breakfast with Johnny Vaughan - Capital 95.8
  • Jo & Twiggy Breakfast Show - Trent FM
  • Scott Mills - BBC Radio 1
  • The Russell Brand Show - BBC Radio 2
  • Toolan in the Morning - Key 103

Music broadcaster of the year

  • Andi Durrant - The Galaxy Network
  • Fish on Friday - Planet Rock
  • Paul Gambaccini - Classic FM, BBC Radio 2 & Radio 4
  • Sean Rafferty - BBC Radio 3
  • Steve Lamacq - BBC 6 Music

Music radio personality of the year

  • Adam @ Breakfast - 97.4 Rock FM
  • Geoff Lloyd - Virgin Radio
  • Jamie Theakston - Heart 106.2
  • Jonathan Ross - BBC Radio 2
  • Zane Lowe - BBC Radio 1

Speech broadcaster of the year

  • Edi Stark - BBC Radio Scotland
  • James Naughtie - BBC Radio 4
  • John Humphrys - BBC Radio 4
  • Owen Bennett-Jones - BBC Radio World Service
  • Simon Mayo- BBC Radio 5 Live

Station of the year: Under 300,000

  • BBC Guernsey
  • BBC Radio Foyle
  • Silk FM

Station of the year: 300,000 - 1 million

  • BBC Radio Nottingham
  • GWR Bristol
  • TFM Radio

Station of the year: 1 million plus

  • Key 103 Manchester
  • Radio City 96.7
  • Real Radio Scotland

Digital station of the year

  • BBC Asian Network
  • Gaydar Radio
  • Planet Rock

UK station of the year

  • BBC Radio 2
  • BBC Radio 4
  • BBC Radio 5 Live




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