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The Wanted

The five boys that make up hot new pop proposition THE WANTED are on a mission to bring some much-needed cool -- and a fair bit of sexy - back to boyband land.

Though even tagging the five boisterous young men assembled today in a buzzing East London drinkery a 'boyband' seems a fair bit off the mark -- maybe 'lad-band' might better suit. These guys are a million miles away from the 'stand-up-for-the-key-change' school of dewy-eyed balladry and cheesy co-ordinated outfits usually associated with the term.

There's a palpable rough and tumble energy and down to earth laddiness to the fivesome when they're together that makes it abundantly clear they're not just band mates...

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WATCH: The Wanted call it a day with farewell music video

31 March 2014 0 comments

The Wanted are calling it a day - but before they check out, they've farewelled fans with a special ...

Ariana Grande Confirms Break Up With The Wanted's Nathan Sykes

30 January 2014 0 comments

Ariana Grande has confirmed her split with Nathan Sykes from The Wanted, a few weeks after the...

Ariana Grande and Nathan Sykes Perform Together Live In London

09 November 2013 0 comments

Ariana Grande performed in London on Thursday night, and who better to join her on stage than her...

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Ash London

Ash is vivacious and energetic with an infectious passion for all things music. Having presented shows on Channel TEN, Ash is currently also hosting Channel Eleven's weekend music show The Loop.

Ash joins Angus O'Loughlin as co-host, who joined Take 40 in August 2013 and added "It's like who's going to be the next Dr. Who (well maybe not) but this is big news and big thrill to be part of something so large."

Angus O'Loughlin

Take 40 welcomed Angus O'Loughlin to the show in 2013, joining the nation's longest running and most respected music chart show Take 40 Australia.

Currently also hosting Today Network's 'The Bump', Angus' cheeky sense of humour and passion for music makes him the perfect complement to the Take 40 brand.