Jacaranda FM and KykNET Musiek launch Lekker TV


On Saturdays from 10h30 to 19h30, Lekker TV, a collaboration between Jacaranda FM and KykNET Musiek, features on DStv channel 146. The channel offers music charts, sports, song requests, gossip, entertainment and on-air highlights and with programmes being hosted by popular Jacaranda FM presenters Rian van Heerden, Janina Oberholzer, Frankie du Toit, Morne JK, Robbie Kruse, Barney Simon and Martin Bester.

Kevin Fine, Jacaranda FM’s general manager said,

“Our ability to create tears, laughter or goose bumps has an additional outlet and the partnership with Urban Brew Studios and KykNET makes this a powerful offering. We’ll be taking our personalities as well as their guests, artists and magical moments to television which creates a whole new offering that will provide a new platform for our listeners to interact with us and enhance client opportunities. The exciting part is the ability to take the great content that we’re creating and sharing it with television viewers around South Africa.”

Weekly Lekker TV content schedule

10h30 - Lekker Brêkfis: Rian van Heerden and his team present the breakfast hour.

11h30 - Lekker Sport: Sports fundi, Robbie Kruse reviews and previews the week’s biggest sports events.

12h30 - Lekker Vir Jou: Janina Oberholzer plays viewers’ favourite song requests of the week.

13h30 Lekker Bester: Martin Bester and his team and share the week’s radio studio highlights.

14h30 Lekker Tech: Frankie du Toit and Rozanne McKenzie bring viewers the latest gadgets, games and tech’ industry news.

15h30 Lekker Celeb: Morne JK fills veiwers in on local and international gossip and entertainment news.

16h30 Lekker Legendes: Rock industry stalwart, Barney Simon plays his favourite golden oldies.

17h30 Lekker Vermaak: Janina Oberholzer’s weekly interview with the entertainer of the week.

18h30 Lekker Nuut: Frankie du Toit presents an hour of the freshest music videos.
Janine Opperman, KykNET’s head of Afrikaans music channels added, “Each hour has a unique theme, presented by different jocks. Packed with music videos, witty interviews, songs, games and even field reports, the truly unique Lekker TV will change live radio music on KykNET. What you hear on Jacaranda FM, you’re likely to see on Lekker TV. Lekker TV is radio-television in the true sense of the phrase.”

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