Grimmers voted most annoying radio host
A survey of 2000 UK adults to find out the nation’s favourite car entertainment has voted Nick Grimshaw as the most annoying DJ.
The Radio 1 presenter got 21% of the votes, followed by Radio 2’s Chris Evans on 16% and Sara Cox on 12%. Chris Moyles came in joint 4th with Steve Wright, even though the former hasn’t been on-air for the last 18 months.
But the most popular station to listen to whilst driving according to Truck Locator is BBC Radio 2, with 21% of the votes.
The survey also reports that 37% of people listen to the radio whilst in the car.
Other results include:
• Split by age, Radio One is the most popular for 18-34 year olds, the latter age groups choosing Radio 2.
• Chris Evans is the nation’s favourite DJ, with 17% of the overall vote.
• For 18-24 year olds, Nick Grimshaw wins the favourite DJ title with a quarter of the vote.
It was also found that the following artists are the people that would force UK people to turn off their car radios as soon as possible:
1. One Direction
2. Justin Bieber
4. Lady Gaga
5. Miley Cyrus