Cheng Yao (承尧), UFM100.3

Cheng Yao (承尧)

Race: Chinese

Language: Mandarin

Height: 1.75m



Cheng Yao has started his career pursue as a part-timer in radio since 2009. A graduate from Ngee Ann Poly’s Chinese Studies with Merit, scored distinctions in different areas and earned himself SFCCA Gold Medal and Prize as the Most Outstanding Graduate in both academic performance and co-curricular activities.

Not only did he ace excellence in his academic studies, Cheng Yao also hurdled through the challenges in a DJ hunt organized by UFM100.3 in 2011.

He signed a full-time talent contract with UFM100.3 after graduating from NUS in 2015. The newly risen host for the night-time programme has also been tasked to be a regular host on OMY’s 《头号人物》, where he gets the chance to meet and interview artistes from around the region, expanding his horizon and encounters beyond the boundary of the studio. With his outstanding writing skills, Cheng Yao is a regular columnist with Lianhe Zaobao, and a SPH student supplement, Dou Hao.

Not only is he a vivid reader, Cheng Yao also settled himself into listening to a wide array of music genres which has earned himself the ticket to doing one-on-one interviews with many renowned writers and singers.


Tune in to Cheng Yao’s 《夜晚最有Feel》, weekdays 8pm to 12 midnight, on UFM100.3.