Jacob Cummings is the co-host of “Wake Up UAE! With Jacob and Nimi” show on Channel 4 104.8 FM, which airs every Sunday to Thursday, 6am to 10am. At 19 years of age, Jacob Cummings is currently the youngest host to command a primetime radio show in the UAE and has already distinguished himself as a key talent within radio.
Jacob found his calling at the tender age of 13 and his career took off when he joined Nova 106.9 FM, Australia from March to August 2016 as a presenter. He then joined Sea FM Sunshine Coast, Australia from August to June 2017 as a presenter and Head of Music, honing his skills and working part-time whilst completing high school. Having amassed 6 years of experience in Australia, Jacob decided it was time to take the next big step in his career and joined Channel 4 in June 2017 where he currently hosts their flagship breakfast show: “Wake Up UAE! With Jacob and Nimi.”
Representing the voice of the millennial generation, Jacob brings a youthful, fresh and fun outlook to the morning show. His playful personality, friendly nature and ability to connect with listeners has made him a crowd favourite and enabled him to secure multiple accolades including, Australia’s Radio Today’s Top New Talent (2016), as well as Australia’s Top New Radio Personality (2016).