It is no news that most of the independent producers; creative TV producers and media practitioners all over the world are taking bold steps of venturing into broadcasting; a denouement following the fact that the windows to fully express themselves through their creative and exciting contents are constrained with the alarming purchase rate of airtime on TV stations. Consequently, many TV and channels have been berthed on various satellite platforms providers.
From the stable of Planet Image Limited, the producers of Good Morning Africa and Weekend Plus on African Magic on DSTV here birthed a one stop music, lifestyle, fashion and entertainment channel PRTV; Planet Radio Television to be launched on GoTV channel 73 on the 13th of August, 2013. The TV channel which is one of its kinds as a synchronization of Radio and TV is set to make a difference in the music channel world with its array of bespoke, exciting, entertaining and interactive programs that would change the face of broadcasting in Africa.
According to the mastermind that created this masterpiece, Mr. Wale Akinlabi who once said in one of his interviews “…we have actually made our researches and have set to take the broadcasting business to the next level. We know our strength and kudos must be given to my team who are young boys and girls that are burning with passion to make a difference in their world. We are taking the broadcasting business off the phase of professionalism and experience to creativity and savviness”
One thing that cannot be ruled out is their strategy of synchronizing Radio and TV with their fully automated equipment and production gadgets that allows for listeners and viewers to fully participate in what they watch or listen to. The station which is currently running online at www.planetradiotv.tv is also set to launch on DSTV Premium in three months time so as to cut across Africa and with vibrant presenters like Rorisang Chiamaka, Nomusa Ebere, and a host of others it would be embarking on search for Young, Savvy and ambitious VJs from Nigeria sometimes in September this year.
Amongst the array of the exciting Programs to watch out for are Ghetto Legends; an exciting and revealing documentary on various music icons that turned their dreams to reality. The grass to grace stories of these music stars that turned their passion to fame despite growing up with various challenges of life. My Top 5, Fashion Statement, Green Light, Planet Workout, Planet Cares and many more. For more updates on the various programming contents, you may checkout their Facebook fan page at www.facebook.com/PlanetRadioTV or follow them on twitter @PlanetRadioTV.
PRTV is more than a radio station or TV station. It’s simply the best of both worlds. You have never heard about it before nor seen it. It is set to revolutionize broadcasting and bring to the vibrant audience exclusive and intriguing TV contents. It is entertainment at your doorstep. Not to mention the opportunities it offers to upcoming music stars and the consistent celebration of the music stars. It is a movement you don’t want to miss.
PRTV…your music, your life!