is the number one radio station in New Zealand, while Mike Hosking's breakfast show continues to be the most listened to radio show, according to the latest radio survey results.

"Newstalk ZB is a power brand, consistently being New Zealand's leading commercial radio station since 2003," said Dean Buchanan, NZME group director of entertainment.

The GfK independent radio survey results released today show that more Kiwis are listening to radio than ever, with 3.1 million listeners tuning into commercial radio.

"More people are listening to radio than ever before and NZME has over 1.8 million of those listeners," said Laura Maxwell, NZME chief commercial officer.


Newstalk ZB is owned by NZME, which also owns and publishes The New Zealand Herald.