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SINGAPORE HAS SPOKEN. THE NUMBER 1 SONG IS…

Singapore, 28 September 2018 – Singapore has voted and the number one song in ONE FM 91.3’s Top 913 Greatest Hits Of All Time Countdown is Right Here Waiting by Richard Marx.


The results were revealed at today's finale held at Clarke Quay Fountain Square, where fans came to join the ONE FM 91.3 crew in counting down to the number one song.


The annual music countdown event, which started on 8th August 2018, had ONE FM 91.3 fans nominating then voting their favourite greatest hit songs. This year’s countdown drew in about 4,000 nominated songs and more than 130,000 votes were casted.


The top 10 songs in the countdown are:

Position

Title

Artist

1

Right Here Waiting

Richard Marx

2

Forever Young

Alphaville

3

It Must Have Been Love

Roxette

4

It’s My Life

Bon Jovi

5

I Just Called To Say I Love You

Stevie Wonder

6

Wake Me Up Before You Go Go

Wham!

7

I Knew I Loved You

Savage Garden

8

One Night In Bangkok

Murray Head

9

Nothing’s Gonna Stop Us Now

Starship

10

How Deep Is Your Love

Take That

  

Mr Jamie Meldrum, Senior Programming Director of ONE FM 91.3 and Kiss92, said: “The fans have spoken and these are the songs they love and want to hear. We will review all the songs and ensure we give them all the greatest hits.”

 

In the recent Nielsen Radio Diary Survey, ONE FM 91.3 came in strong for time spent listening at 5 hours and 40 minutes weekly. ONE FM 91.3 has also just refreshed their look, which better projects what ONE FM 91.3 truly is - a station that frequently indulges in a grown-up kind of fun and entertainment, and plays all the greatest and most passionate hits from the 80’s to present day as chosen by the fans.



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About SPH Radio Pte Ltd

SPH Radio Pte Ltd manages and operates five radio stations, MONEY FM 89.3, ONE FM 91.3, Kiss92, 96.3好FM (96.3 Hao FM) and UFM 100.3.  

MONEY FM 89.3 is Singapore’s first and only radio station dedicated to business and personal finance. The station aims to educate the general listener who takes an interest in everyday personal finance matters like retirement planning, sensible investing and responsible saving. Listeners will also get insights and opinions from newsmakers, industry leaders, market movers and shakers, as well as other financial experts. MONEY FM 89.3 starts the day with The Breakfast Huddle with Yasmin Jonkers, Elliott Danker and Ryan Huang. Howie Lim and Claressa Monteiro takes you through the workday from 10am to 2pm and 2pm to 4pm respectively. Michelle Martin and Bernard Lim brings you home with The Curve from 4pm to 8pm.

ONE FM 91.3 is an English music station playing REAL MUSIC targeting males and females above 40. The station plays adult pop from the 80s to present. The station features lifestyle news and the latest on sports. The ONE FM 91.3 line-up includes Glenn Ong and The Flying Dutchman from 6am to 10am. Thereafter, Cheryl Miles takes over from 10am to 4pm. Taking you home from work is The Weekday Getaway with Divian Nair from 4pm to 8pm.Wrapping up your weekdays is Charmaine Phua from 8pm to 12midnight.

Singapore's fastest growing station, Kiss92, targets women and families. Kiss92 provides in-depth women and family content, coupled with adult contemporary music. Women aged 30 and above, and families will find the channel informative and entertaining. The weekday line-up kicks off with Maddy, Jason and Arnold in the Morning, from 6am to 10am. Carol Smith takes over the lunchtime show from 10am to 1pm, followed by Charmaine Yee from 1pm to 4pm. From 4pm to 8pm, Shan Wee helms the evening drive time show, while Joshua Simon wraps up the day with Josh’s Goodnight Kiss from 8pm to 12 midnight.

 

96.3好FM is a Mandarin infotainment music station catered to fans aged 45 and above. The station takes listeners through a musical journey of their formative years with classics from the 80s and 90s. 96.3好FM also works very closely with the SPH Chinese Newsrooms to deliver up to date news and discussion, keeping listeners informed on the go. Jing Yun, De Ming and Jie Qi helm the morning drive time from 6am to 10am. Anna takes over from 10am to 1pm. The evening drive time show starts from 4pm till 8pm and is hosted by Li Yi and Guo Xian.

UFM100.3 is a highly-charged Mandarin music station targeting at working professionals aged between 35-49 years that is specially catered to their lifestyle. Its creative, lively and engaging delivery style is able to consistently hook listeners on for a far longer period of listening. The station’s drive-time programmes are anchored by veteran DJs Wen Hong, Li Mei and Xiao Zhu in the morning from 6am to 10am, followed by Ke Min from 10am to 1pm. Yu Ling takes over from 1pm to 4pm and makes way for Xin Ying and Wei Long from 4pm to 8pm. Cheng Yao rounds up the day with his show from 8pm to 12am.

 

About Singapore Press Holdings Ltd

Incorporated in 1984, main board-listed Singapore Press Holdings Ltd (SPH) is Asia’s leading media organisation, engaging minds and enriching lives across multiple languages and platforms.

 

SPH's core business is publishing of newspapers, magazines and books in both print and digital editions.  It also owns other digital products, online classifieds, radio stations and outdoor media.

 

On the property front, SPH owns 70% in a real estate investment trust called SPH REIT which comprises Paragon, a premier upscale retail mall and medical suite/office property in Orchard Road, The Clementi Mall, a mid-market suburban mall and The Rail Mall, a stretch of shopping and dining outlets along Upper Bukit Timah Road. SPH also owns and operates The Seletar Mall.  It is developing a new commercial cum residential site at Woodleigh. It also has a stake in Chinatown Point and acquired a portfolio of Purpose-Built Student Accommodation (PBSA) in the United Kingdom.

 

It is in the aged care sector and owns Orange Valley, Singapore’s largest private nursing home operator.

 

SPH runs a regional events arm and a chain of Buzz retail outlets.  It also invested in the education business.

 

For more information, please visit www.sph.com.sg.