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Biography

Kevin Hughes is a radio and television presenter and an established authority on music entertainment.

He currently presents the drive-time show, weekdays on Heart Wales.

And for the past 8 years, Kevin was the Entertainment Reporter for the Global Radio Network, appearing on Heart, LBC, Capital and Global stations across the UK.

For Virgin Radio Canada and stations worldwide, he's the weekly host of 'The UK's Hit Music Chart Show.'

He's also a regular contributor on Sky News, BBC News, Five and ITV News.

He began 2015 live on Australia's 'Sunrise' television show reporting on New Years Eve from London, following a year reporting on Australia's Network 10 'Wake Up' show.

He's been a regular on the ITV Good Morning Britain sofa, as guest showbiz editor; reporting from the red carpet of the World Premiere of new 007 film 'Spectre,' the London Film Festival and the 2015 Q Awards.

Sony Music also invited Kevin to interview One Direction about their new album, for worldwide syndication, for the second year running.

On radio, Kevin has presented 'Total Access' for Capital FM, 'Music Control,' 'Kevin Hughes In The Evening' for the One Network and 'Kevin Hughes' for BBC Radio Wales alongside appearances on BBC Radio 1, 2 and 5 Live amongst others.

He's hosted two launches for Rihanna, various Apple 'Meet The Filmmakers' sessions and even appears in the Katy Perry movie 'Part of Me.'

In 2014, he was chosen to host Shakira's European album launch, for Sony Music, in Barcelona.

He's also appeared on ITV2's Xtra Factor, ITV's This Morning, Al-Jazeera and CNN. And after reporting on the Michael Jackson story in 2009, for world-wide media, he presented the tribute documentary 'King of Pop' across UK commercial radio. The radio special won a silver at the New York Radio Awards in October 2010.

Kevin is also a two-time winner of the IRN Best Entertainment Coverage (for Global Radio 2014 and 2015), a former winner of 'Best Male Presenter' at the Student Radio Awards and a Welsh Music Awards Winner for Best Radio Show.

As Seen On

LBC
Capital
Virgin Radio
Sky
Global
Heart
BBC News
Five
ITV
Sunrise
Wake Up
Good Morning Britain
This Morning
Aljazera
CNN
Sony Music
Xtra Factor
Meet The Filmmakers
Chart Show
BBC Radio Wales