Nick Grimshaw's Radio one show receives worst at any time listening figures

Nick Grimshaw's Radio one show receives worst at any time listening figures

Nick Grimshaw has recorded the cheapest listening figures for BBC Radio 1's breakfast demonstrate since documents commenced.The DJ, who took above the slot from Chris Moyles in 2012, saw his audience fall under 5 million listeners per 7 days in the 3rd quarter of this 12 months.The present recorded 4.93 million weekly listeners amongst July and September - down from five.5 million previous quarter.Controller Ben Cooper defended the stats and mentioned it was still "the most pertinent youth manufacturer in the United kingdom nowadays".Why is Radio 1 battling to find new DJs?BBC 1 reveals new primetime music displayHe also mentioned there was nonetheless a ten.five million weekly listenership throughout the station and that Radio 1 had 9.4 million subscribers on social media, with an added five million on YouTube.Listening vidfox for all stations are typically lower in the summer time months - but Grimshaw's figures are the lowest for any Radio 1 breakfast present given that viewers research entire body Rajar started amassing data.