Monthly Archives April 2013

You are now, now rocking with… will.i.am and… Darryl

He’s the winner of seven Grammy Awards, eight American Music Awards, a Billboard Music Award, a Teen Choice Award, two MTV Video Music Awards, and three World Music Awards. He founded one of the biggest music groups in history, The Black Eyed Peas and has recorded four solo albums. He’s

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By darrylmorris

The Hits Radio: Union J’s JJ on the Phone

Twitter went crazy on Monday morning as boyband Union J made their first flight out of the X Factor nest. They trended on Twitter all morning with thousands of people tweeting #UnionJonTheHits. We had the first ever play of the boys debut single, Carry You, with JJ from the band

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By darrylmorris

Posh Kate Does Nelly

This morning on The Hits Radio Breakfast, Posh Kate from news tackled her difficult third single. After she revealed herself as an unlikely fan of American rap… she’s taken on some of the heavy weights and proved herself a player! First Macklemore, then Sean Paul, now… Nelly… Keep listening as

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By darrylmorris

Hanks’ Tanks… and other sure-fire hits.

I like Victoria Wood. I like tea. You can imagine my excitement at the news of a TV show in which Victoria Wood takes a look at the complex and often tragic world of tea and tea making. It’s on BBC One tomorrow at 9pm. It follows quite a few

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By darrylmorris

The Hits Radio: Amelia Lily’s Party Bus

Amelia Lily popped by The Hits Radio Breakfast this morning… on her party bus! As you do. After a bit of a natter about getting up early, touring with Girls Aloud and her new single, Amelia showed me around her motoway disco. Check out what happened here…

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By darrylmorris

The Hits Radio: See You in Newcastle

It was a pretty special Easter weekend on The Hits Radio, with us unveiling the line-up for May’s Future Hits Live and celebrating our 10th Birthday. On Friday we announced the quality cast that will join us in Newcastle on May 10th for this year’s Future Hits Live (It might

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By darrylmorris