Chennai: PlanetRadiocity.com, country’s first web radio station, launches its first ever regional web radio stream – Radio City Tamil. Radio City Tamil hosts non-stop hit Tamil songs, along with Radio City’s most loved show ‘Love Guru’ and the hit feature, ‘Ragasiya Police Badava Gopi 911’.
Tamil music is home to many a maestro of Indian music, from the glorious Ilaiyaraaja, hailed as one of the finest music composers in the country to Kolaveri Di sensation Anirudh. The station was launched by the much awarded music director D Imman & the renowned actor Sivakartikeyan. The talented duo unveiled the Radio City Tamil stream which went live on Planetradiocity.com.
The playlist is the finest collection of hit Tamil music with interesting anecdotes from melodious ‘Love Guru’ & the crazy fun of ‘Ragasiya Police Badava Gopi 911’.
Speaking on the launch, Apurva Purohit, CEO, Radio City 91.1 FM, said, “Radio City has always believed in the power of regional content. While terrestrial serves well to specific regions we operate in, web radio allows us to offer regional content beyond boundaries of city /country. Tamil music is a treasure trove of some of the world’s best compositions. We believe the access to such rich music should not to be restrained by geography. Radio City Tamil is an effort to take Tamil music to music lovers all over the world.”
Rachna Kanwar, SVP & Business Head, Digital Media & New Business, Radio City 91.1 FM, is of the opinion, “After launching 5 Web Radio stations including Radio City Hindi, our desire to take regional music, particularly from south, to our listeners worldwide has been fulfilled today. Radio City Tamil will bridge the gap that still exists in the online availability of Indian regional music. Integrating Radio City shows and features will find an instant connect with old and new listeners everywhere.”