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Clara Amfo is a dynamic young broadcaster who can currently be heard on Radio 1.
Starting out her radio career at KISS FM UK presenting the overnight show, she quickly ascended to the Saturday Breakfast and then drive time show, reaching audiences of 1 million on a weekly basis.
Her work earned her a prestigious Sony Radio Award nomination for ‘Rising Star’, where industry judges said “her energy, understanding and obvious love of radio was absolutely infectious”.
Never afraid of a big crowd, she hosted Crisis Presents at The Hammersmith Apollo, as well as The Transformation Trust’s annual Rock Assembly at London’s 02 Arena to an audience of 16,000.
In September 2013, she joined BBC Radio 1Xtra to present the weekend breakfast show. Since joining she hit the ground running by making a series of artist focused documentaries from their annual 1Xtra Live event as well as presenting from The MOBO Awards red carpet coverage.
In January 2015,Clara began her stint as the new presenter of The Official Chart on BBC Radio 1, in May she joined the Radio 1 weekday schedule taking over the prestigious “10-1 and Live Lounge” slot.
As well radio, this year has seen Clara present the BBC Three coverage of Radio 1’s Big Weekend,T in The Park and Glastonbury festival.
With the release of her first album; The B-Funk, Beverley Knight has released eight studio albums to date. Labelled as one of Britain’s greatest soul singers, Beverley is best known for her hit singles “Greatest Day”, “Get Up!”, “Shoulda Woulda Coulda” and “Come as You Are”.
In 2006 Beverley starred in the BBC music TV series ‘Just the Two of Us’, a role she reprised in 2007. After releasing a platinum-selling compilation album in 2006, Knight went on to tour the UK with a reformed Take That. She has also hosted four series of the BBC Radio 2 show ‘Beverley’s Gospel Nights’, which explored the origins and impact of gospel music.
After more than a decade in the industry, Knight was made an MBE by Queen Elizabeth II in 2007 for recognition of her charitable work and the contribution she has made to British music.
Knight also sang at the London 2012 Paralympic Opening Ceremony. The performance was unanimously praised and a recorded version by Beverley reached #101 on iTunes, her first charting single since “Soul Survivor” and highest since “Beautiful Night” in 2010 and 2009.
Outside has helped steer Beverley’s transformation into musical theatre where she has won many plaudits and is regarded as the current Queen Of the West End. In September 2013, Knight made her first appearance in The Bodyguard, taking over the lead role of Rachel Marron from Heather Headley, a role Beverley still holds today.