BIG FM names RJ Hunt winner at Maccha music launch


Mumbai: BIG 92.7 FM, Bangalore concluded it’s RJ Hunt at the music launch of the upcoming movie Maccha.

RJ aspirant Rakshith, a computer science graduate won the contest and will get an opportunity to extensively train and work as an RJ at BIG 92.7 FM, Bangalore.

This four week activity which commenced on the 10 November saw over 2000 entries pouring into the station but only 10 of the smartest & wittiest candidates were picked for the semifinal round which was held on the 29 November.

The semifinal round hosted by the evening show RJ Rohith saw aspiring RJ’s fight against each other over three different rounds including Extempore Speaking (Pick & Speak), Debate & Mock RJ Links. These rounds tested the participant’s wit, humor & ability to handle various situations under pressure. Noted singer and music composer Chaitra & upcoming actor Yesh were present as the celebrity judges along with RJ’s Harsha & Rashmi.

The top three finalists Rakshith, Sowjanya and Bhavya got to co-host various shows like Big Coffee, Bari Bindaas, Hip Hip Hurray & No Tension from Dec 1 to Dec 5 and invited listeners to vote for them. Based on the sms responses received from the listeners, Rakshith was declared as the winner of RJ Hunt.

BIG 92.7 FM cluster head Karnataka & Kerala Sunil Kumaran said, "At BIG FM, we believe in positively impacting the lives of our listeners. Our RJ Hunt has changed the life of Rakshith and will provide a platform for him to achieve great heights. We are delighted with the overall response and welcome RJ Rakshith to the BIG FM fold."