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Kyle and Jackie O smash the radio ratings and now have the number one radio show in Sydney

Kyle and Jackie O smash the radio ratings and beat Ben Fordham at 2GB to have the number one radio show in Sydney – after making history after getting the biggest breakfast share ever last month

KIIS FM duo Kyle and Jackie O have smashed the radio ratings once again and now officially have the number one breakfast show in Sydney. 

The pair have beaten rival Ben Fordham at 2GB to have the top show on both the AM and FM airwaves, it has been revealed this week. 

It comes after the formidable duo made history last month when The Kyle & Jackie O Show took out its nineteenth consecutive #1FM spot with a 12.9 per cent share of the Sydney audience.

They really are the king and queen of radio! Kyle and Jackie O have smashed the latest radio ratings and now have the number one radio show in Sydney

The pair have now gone up 2.6 points to have a whopping 15.5 per cent audience share, the highest the pair have ever achieved and making history once again. 

It is now their their 20th consecutive #1FM spot.

Ben Fordham dropped to a 13.3 per cent audience share, while Wendy Harmer and Robbie Buck on ABC Radio have a 11.9 per cent share. 

Ben has slipped down from the top spot and had a 13.5 per cent audience share in the last radio ratings. 

Toppled: The pair have beaten rival Ben Fordham at 2GB to have the top show on both the AM and FM airwaves, it has been revealed this week

Toppled: The pair have beaten rival Ben Fordham at 2GB to have the top show on both the AM and FM airwaves, it has been revealed this week

Slipping: Ben Fordham dropped to a 13.3 per cent audience share, while Wendy Harmer and Robbie Buck on ABC Radio have a 11.9 per cent share. Ben has slipped down from the top spot and had a 13.5 per cent audience share in the last radio ratings

Slipping: Ben Fordham dropped to a 13.3 per cent audience share, while Wendy Harmer and Robbie Buck on ABC Radio have a 11.9 per cent share. Ben has slipped down from the top spot and had a 13.5 per cent audience share in the last radio ratings

Success: The pair have now gone up 2.6 points to have a whopping 15.5 per cent audience share, the highest the pair have ever achieved and making history once again. It is now their their 20th consecutive #1FM spot

Success: The pair have now gone up 2.6 points to have a whopping 15.5 per cent audience share, the highest the pair have ever achieved and making history once again. It is now their their 20th consecutive #1FM spot

On Tuesday, Kyle and Jackie O thanked their listeners on Instagram, sharing a picture of themselves holding up the number one with their hands.

‘Thanks for making us #1 breakfast in Sydney! We’re back live Monday at 6am! Can’t wait to celebrate with you all!’ the post read.

ARN’s Chief Content Officer Duncan Campbell said in a statement on Tuesday that the company ‘couldn’t be prouder’ of Kyle and Jackie O.

‘Kyle & Jackie O are world class operators and the show’s ongoing relevance in an ever-changing market shows their strength of connection with the people of Sydney,’ Campbell said. 

Thrilled: On Tuesday, Kyle and Jackie O thanked their listeners on Instagram, sharing a picture of themselves holding up the number one with their hands. 'Thanks for making us #1 breakfast in Sydney! We're back live Monday at 6am! Can't wait to celebrate with you all!' the post read

Thrilled: On Tuesday, Kyle and Jackie O thanked their listeners on Instagram, sharing a picture of themselves holding up the number one with their hands. ‘Thanks for making us #1 breakfast in Sydney! We’re back live Monday at 6am! Can’t wait to celebrate with you all!’ the post read

Last month, The Kyle and Jackie O Show took out its nineteenth consecutive #1FM spot with a 12.9 per cent share of the Sydney audience, making history in the process.

The Kyle and Jackie O Show also had more listeners than any other breakfast radio show in Australia.

The Australian Radio Network (ARN), which includes KIIS FM, remained the number one radio network in the country for the second consecutive year.  

Jake Challenor, the publisher of industry bible Radio Today, said Kyle and Jackie O are paid $5million a year each to host Sydney’s top-rated FM breakfast show.

While they easily have the most generous pay packet, there are plenty of other anchors who command seven-figure salaries.

Mr Challenor said the likes of Marty Sheargold, Amanda Keller, Dave Hughes, Ray Hadley, Neil Mitchell, Fifi Box, Sam Pang and Mick Molloy all earn ‘in the millions’.

Earning the big bucks: Jake Challenor, the publisher of industry bible Radio Today, said Kyle and Jackie O are paid $5million a year each to host Sydney's top-rated FM breakfast show

Earning the big bucks: Jake Challenor, the publisher of industry bible Radio Today, said Kyle and Jackie O are paid $5million a year each to host Sydney’s top-rated FM breakfast show

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