The Waking Crew 2.0

Catch Jarret and Deon for their early morning antics: 06:00 - 09:00

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The Coffee Break

Get that morning buzz you need, from 09:00 - 12:00

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The Hard Drive

with Christine, for your lunch time entertainment 12:00 - 15:00

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The Headrush

End your busy day with Chops, 15:00 - 18:00

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Entertainment News

Gilligan's Island actor Russell Johnson died

Russell Johnson, who played "The Professor," Roy Hinkley, on the classic sitcom Gilligan's Island, died on Thursday in Washington State. Johnson's wife confirmed the death to ABC News Radio.

Johnson's Gilligan's Island co-star Dawn Wells, who played Mary Ann on the show, announced his death on her Facebook page, writing, "My 2 favorite people are now gone," referring to Johnson and their late co-star, Bob Denver. "The Professor past [sic] away this morning. My heart is broken," she added.

"Russell was a true gentleman, a good father, a great friend, and 'the rest,'" Wells wrote. "I love him and shall miss him. My heart goes out to [his wife] Connie and his daughter Kim. I love you."'

86th Academy Awards nominations

Gravity and American Hustle lead the nominations for the 86th Academy Awards, with 10 each.

Thor and Avengers star Chris Hemsworth joined Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Cheryl Boone Isaacs in revealing the nominees at a Beverly Hills news conference.

The Oscars ceremony will air live on ABC on March 2, with Ellen DeGeneres serving as host.

For a complete list of nominees, visit Oscar.go.com.  Here are the nominees in the major categories:

Namibia's Elemotho shorlisted for UK Songlines World Music Awards 2014

Elemotho nominated for Songlines World Music Awards 2014 - VOTE!!! (Deadline 31 JANUARY 2014)

Namibia Singer-songwriter Elemotho closes 2013 on a major high. This RFI-France 24 Award Winner has  just been shortlisted for Best Artist and Best Newcomer for his compilation Album “My Africa” (available worldwide). The new sound of the Kalahari is nominated alongside the likes of Manu Chao, Rokia Traore, Oliver Mutukutzi, Salif Keita to mention but a few…

Songlines Music Awards celebrates and acknowledges the myriad of musical talent across the world that has been featured in Songlines magazine.