Who: Daniel "DannyC" Creighton, Presenter
What: The One Breakfast
When: Weekdays (6 am – 10 am)

Danny's story:

With a penchant for music at a young age, being a Radio presenter and DJ was always Danny’s dream job. Originally from Leicestershire in the UK, Danny brought his DJ skills to the UAE when he was 18 and spent his evenings spinning discs around town. Danny eventually got his break into radio when he entered a competition called ‘Jock Idol’ held by Radio 1. Although he didn’t win, he certainly got the attention of the listeners and that was his foot in the door. Since then, his wit and humour has led him to present just about every show on Radio 1 at one point or another, while his energy to cover many events including Shakira, 50 Cent, Alicia Keys, Kanye West, Mika and Pink.

Catch him on air:

Radio 1 Breakfast  Show
Wake up to a lively morning with Radio 1’s Danny C. He's always got something up his sleeve to keep you smiling and take the edge off the busiest part of the day. Tune in and arrive at your destination not wanting to leave the car.

Fun facts:

What does music mean to you?
Everything!

Do you have any hidden talents?

I can talk to animals (they don’t talk back?)

If you had to choose a movie title for your life story, what would it be?
“Dr. Doolittle.”

If you could have any super-power, what would it be?
I want see the future - I want know what life will be like in 50 years’ time.

What do you think is the greatest invention in your lifetime and why?
I think in my time the internet has to be the biggest idea! I can talk to my mum, catch up with my mates on Facebook, listen to radio from all over the world whilst preparing beans on toast at the same time. 

email Danny C at danny@myradio1.ae