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NOVA Entertainment announced the launch of the Apple Music Fresh 40 which will be hosted by Nova’s Kent ‘Smallzy’ Small on Saturdays from 12pm to 3pm starting 21 January.

Nova has worked with Apple on various occasions with music shows including Nova’s Fresh 40, which was compiled from what people downloaded on iTunes, and a series of Best Of shows in 2013, 2014 and 2015.

Kent ‘Smallzy’ Small will again host and count down the biggest 40 so

ngs on Apple Music during that week. Building on the series of chart shows Nova has broadcast, the Apple Music Fresh 40 will highlight the most listened songs on Apple Music each week.

“I’m pumped to be counting down Apple Music Fresh 40 each week and bringing our listeners some of their favourite hits,” Smallzy said.

Peter Clay, NOVA Entertainment’s Head of Programming Nova 96.9 and smoothfm Network said, “Smallzy already has a great relationship with the biggest and emerging music artists around the world, and is connected to what his listeners want to hear by his number one radio show Smallzy Surgery. It seemed the perfect fit for an announcer with unique insight into trending and emerging hits to host this new countdown.”

Apple Music Fresh 40 will be produced by Zach La Cava, Executive Producer of Smallzy’s Surgery.

Smallzy is the host of Australia’s number one Nights Show Smallzy’s Surgery can be heard weeknights from 7pm – 10pm on the Nova Network. In 2016 won an Australian Commercial Radio Award for Best Music/ Entertainment Personality.

Apple Music Fresh 40 with be heard on the Nova Network

on Saturdays from 12pm to 3pm from 21 January

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