SR Sverige Takes Home Award
Swedish Radio International’s digital channel SR Sverige was one of the winners at Thursday’s Radio Academy Awards.
”Du gamla, du fria” or ”Thou old, thou free (the title of Sweden’s national anthem) - a multicultural radio review” won in the category for Best Entertainment.
SR Sverige is a digital radio channel with hit music from around the world and is under the direction of SR International.
This is the first time an award has gone to SR International and SR Sverige and is being seen as a breakthrough for multicultural radio in this country.
Swedish Radio received several prizes at the ceremony, including ”Innovation of the Year” for podcasting (which includes SR International’s daily programs in English, German, and Arabic).