The Museum of Broadcast Communications has announced WMMR-FM Morning Personalities Preston and Steve have been named among the nominees for consideration in the Spoken Word category for this year’s Radio Hall of Fame!
The nominees were chosen by the Radio Hall of Fame Nominating Committee, with input from the radio industry and listeners.
In addition, The Bob and Sheri Syndicated Radio Show, based out of Charlotte, has been named among the finalists in the Active Network /Syndication (10 years or more) category for consideration.
Voting for inductees begins today in four of six categories: Longstanding Local/Regional (20 years or more), Active Local/Regional (10 years or more), Longstanding Network/Syndication (20 years or more), and Longstanding Network/Syndication (20 years or more). Those categories will be voted on by a panel of 600 industry professionals.
On July 26, listeners nationwide will vote on the other two categories, Music Format On-Air Personality and Spoken Word On-Air Personality. The winners in those categories will be determined by the public and the Radio Hall of Fame Nominating Committee.
Let’s show our support for them over the coming weeks!
The outcome of the listener vote will count as one vote among the committee votes.
Listeners may vote once beginning Monday, July 26 at: www.radiovote.com.
THE 2021 RADIO HALL OF FAME NOMINEES TO BE VOTED ON BY LISTENERS/RADIO HALL OF FAME NOMINATING COMMITTEE ARE:
Spoken Word On-Air Personality
- Alex Bennett- morning host & talk show personality
- Larry Elder-host, The Larry Elder Show, Salem Media
- Preston Elliot and Steve Morrison, co-hosts of Preston & Steve-93.3 WMMR / Philadelphia
- Sally Jessy Raphael-talk show personality
THE 2021 RADIO HALL OF FAME NOMINEES TO BE VOTED ON BY INDUSTRY VOTING PANEL ARE:
Active Network/Syndication (10 years or more)
- Bob & Sheri-co-hosts, The Bob & Sheri Show
- Kim Komando-host, The Kim Komando Show
- Sid Mark-host, Sounds of Sinatra
- Chris “Mad Dog” Russo-host, Chris “Mad Dog” Russo Show on SiriusXM
2021 Radio Hall of Fame inductees will be announced Monday, August 16, and honored in-person at the induction ceremony on Thursday, October 28, 2021, at Chicago’s Wintrust Grand Banking Hall. Tickets will go on-sale Monday, August 16th!
Congratulations to Preston and Steve & Bob and Sheri for being named among this year’s nominees!