Merrick Watts to co-host Radio Awards with Sharon Osbourne
Triple M Network’s national radio host Merrick Watts has been selected to co-host this year’s ACRAs with special international guest, Sharon Osbourne.
Merrick says, “I was thrilled to be asked to co-host the Awards. I am really looking forward to meeting Sharon in person and explaining to her what a bogan is. It’s best she knows what she’ll be working with.”
The presenting line-up includes Nova’s breakfast team, Fitzy and Wippa, WSFM breakfast team, Jonesy & Amanda, , 2UE drive presenter, Paul Murray, Nova presenters, Kate Langbroek and Tim Blackwell, Southern Cross Austereo, Radar presenters, Ella Hooper & Byron Cooke and Mix 106.5 Love God, Richard Mercer.
Entertainment on the night will include Guy Sebastian, The Veronicas, Timomatic, Commercial Radio Australia country scholarship winner, BayLou, plus a performance by the winner of First Break, the commercial radio industry and Mushroom Group’s new emerging talent initiative.
In addition to co-hosting the Awards Sharon Osbourne will be the keynote speaker at the National Radio Conference on 12 October, also at the Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre.