Clara Amfo

She/Her

Award Winning Broadcaster, Podcaster & Television Presenter

An award winning broadcaster, podcaster and television presenter

best known for her work on BBC Radio 1, where she hosted the official chart and the world famous Live Lounge. She currently hosts Future Sounds, breaking the new music from rising and established artists.

Always down for a laugh and a challenge, Clara enjoyed a dream come true, sitting alongside Mama Ru as a guest judge on RuPaul’s Drag Race. She has won The Hit List, Pointless and The Weakest Link leaving with money for her chosen charities, as well appearing alongside her brother on Gogglebox, Would I Lie To You, The Last Leg and Great British Bake Off.

​For International Women’s Day, Clara had the honour of being immortalised as a Barbie® Shero doll which is pride of place in her office!

​Clara is a trustee for the Royal Academy Of Arts and a proud ambassador for Bloody Good Period, campaigning to end period poverty. 

She’s sat down to interview some of the world’s biggest artists from Jay-Z, Dua Lipa, Kendrick Lemar, Sir Elton John and Billie Eilish.

​With music and live television being an obvious passion, she has delighted in hosting The BRITS Awards red carpet show, as well as, Glastonbury, Team GB Olympic Homecoming, The Proms, The One Show, The Mercury Music Prize, TOTP Christmas, One World TogetherAt Home, Global Citizen Live and the inaugural Earth Shot prize, that won a prestigious BAFTA 2022.

​Her work has seen her recognised on the covers of Cosmopolitan, Grazia, Stylist and British Vogue.

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