Cerys Matthews is to deputise on BBC 6 Music from next month covering for Nemone’s lunchtime show while she’s on maternity leave. Matthews currently presents A Month Of Sundays for the network.
The singer has previously deputised on the station is delighted to become a permanent member of 6 Music team.
She said: "It's been 20 years since I first started in music, and these last few months hosting shows for 6 Music have been as exciting as ever.”
Bob Shennan, Controller, Radio 2 and 6 Music, added: "Cerys' amazing passion for music delivered in a charmingly engaging way is a welcome addition to 6 Music and will provide the perfect lunchtime cover whilst Nemone is away."