MTN RADIO is an IVR based music service that allows users access to a wide range of songs on their MTN phone. MTN Radio can only be accessed by MTN Zambia customers and by dialing 454, customers are able to subscribe, buy top up minutes to enjoy listening to their favorite songs from a wide genre/listing.
Additionally, on MTN Radio, customers are also able to dedicate or share songs with others, download songs for themselves or instantly set a song as their caller tune.
Dial 454 and follow the prompt
MTN Radio charges are as follows:
Q: Is the MTN Radio service available to all customers?
Yes, the service is available to all MTN customers - prepaid, hybrid and post-paid. For hybrid customers the charge can be deducted from the MyChoice wallet or top-up account depending on the wallet that has airtime.
Q: How do I dedicate a song to someone?
You simply dial
454 and ensure that you are already subscribed, once you have done so, follow the prompts to dedicate a song, with a recorded message and the recipient’s number. You will soon receive an SMS confirming the dedication of the song.
Q: Can I dedicate a song to someone across another network? (Airtel or Zamtel)
Yes, follow the same process as dedicating a song.
Q: How do I download a caller tune?
Simply follow the prompts (SMS is received from
454) after subscribing to the MTN Radio service and select the * (star key) to download the caller tune. You will soon receive a confirmation SMS. (Remember you will have to dial
454 to select the song you would like to set as a caller tune.)
Q: Are all handsets capable of downloading songs from the MTN Radio service?
No, you need to have a GPRS enabled handset to download songs on MTN Radio Service. However, to dedicate a song to someone any handset can be used.