Introduction to Rj’s
A radio jockey (or RJ) is a person who hosts
a radio talk show where the RJ selects the music
to be played, or topic of discussion, by interacting
with the audience; the interaction is often via
telephone, but may also be online, or via email.
Radio jockeys may start working for fixed
salaries, but their pay-packages can skyrocket
after a few years in the business. Many go on to
become voice-over artists and lend their voices to
commercials, dubbed movies and even animated
Qualities of Radio Jockey
Talkative Nature – A radio jockey is a person who
speak a lot with listeners. Profession of radio
jockey never allow a person to get tired of
Expressive – A radio jockey is person who is
expressive while talking to his listeners. He knows
that listeners cant see him.
A soothing voice – A radio jockey always have a
soothing voice. Some radio jockey are very popular
for their wonder voices.
Sense of humor – A radio jockey possess very
good sense of humor. Radio jockey always uses
humorous words to make listeners interact.
Selection of music – A good RJ always select
music wisely to be played on his show. For
example, if program is sentimental in nature, rj
cannot play heavy music with that upbeat feeling.
Celebrating Important Events - Supported with
solid music, show celebrate the important events
of historical significance. Rj must have knowledge
of music to be played.
Best radio jockey
Jeeturaaj and kailash kher on his show ‘hi
Mumbai, May 14, 2010: Keeping with the tradition of
successfully premiering the latest Bollywood albums
on-air, Radio Mirchi, aired the music maestro Kailash
Kher's latest single track 'Tere Liye'.
The practice of airing single tracks of popular artistes
digitally and over radio is popular worldwide for many
years, but for this first time in India, Radio Mirchi
took another step forward and introduced music
lovers to this innovative concept.
Qualities of Jeetu raaj
Choice of music
Interaction with listeners
Use of languages
Sense of humor
Use of different sounds
Achievements – winner of Rapa award
(India's best male radio jockey).
Show – ‘hi Mumbai’ is the breakfast show that all
of Mumbai wakes up to. The show includes candid
interviews, traffic updates as well as the latest
'Indian Idol' finalist Bhoomi is Radio Mirchi's
Bhoomi Trivedi, who is among three finalists
on 'Indian Idol 5', has been chosen as the new
radio jockey of Radio Mirchi 98.3 FM.
Recognized for its golden voice, Ameen
Sayani is one of the most popular radio
announcers in India. Widely known all across the
subcontinent for his captivating voice, he rose
to fame with his skills and swept away the
entire South Asian Continent.