BBC Radio 1 live

Where it begins

BBC Radio 1 is a flagship radio station of the BBC (together with BBC Radio 2 ) that broadcasts from London. This station broadcasts to FM, DAB and TV and plays modern popular music, current chart hits during the day and alternative genres, including electronica, dance, hip hop, rock and indie after 7pm.
This station was born in 1967 when there was a demand for music generated by pirate radio stations and when the average age of the UK population was 27. BBC Radio 1 targets people aged from 15 to 29, although since 2009 the average age of its audience in the UK is 30.

Top presenters:

  • Greg James
  • Nick Grimshaw
  • Scott Mills

 

 

Categories:  Top 40, Dance
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Frequencies BBC Radio 1

London: 98.8 FM

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Schedule

TimeProgram
1 a.m. - 3 a.m.Radio 1's Residency
3 a.m. - 4 a.m.The Radio 1 Takeover
4 a.m. - 6:33 a.m.Jordan North
6:33 a.m. - 10 a.m.Radio 1 Breakfast with Greg James
10 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.Clara Amfo
12:45 p.m. - 1 p.m.Newsbeat
1 p.m. - 4 p.m.Scott Mills
4 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.Nick Grimshaw
5:45 p.m. - 6 p.m.Newsbeat
6 p.m. - 7 p.m.Nick Grimshaw
7 p.m. - 8 p.m.Radio 1's Future Sounds with Annie Mac
8 p.m. - 9:02 p.m.Radio 1's Power Down Playlist with Annie Mac
9:02 p.m. - 11 p.m.The 8th with Dev
11 p.m. - 1 a.m.Radio 1's Indie Show with Jack Saunders

Top Songs

Last 7 days:

1. Ed Sheeran - South of the Border (feat. Camila Cabello & Cardi B)

2. Foals - The Runner

3. Riton - Turn Me On (feat. Vula)

4. Lizzo - Good as Hell (feat. Ariana Grande) [Remix]

5. Selena Gomez - Lose You to Love Me

6. Lewis Capaldi - Bruises

7. Jax Jones - This Is Real

8. Aitch - Buss Down (feat. ZieZie)

9. Rex Orange County - 10/10

10. Travis Scott - HIGHEST IN THE ROOM

Last 30 days:

1. Aitch - Buss Down (feat. ZieZie)

2. Riton - Turn Me On (feat. Vula)

3. Lewis Capaldi - Bruises

4. Foals - The Runner

5. Regard - Ride It

6. Ed Sheeran - South of the Border (feat. Camila Cabello & Cardi B)

7. Camila Cabello - Liar

8. Post Malone - Circles

9. Rex Orange County - 10/10

10. Travis Scott - HIGHEST IN THE ROOM

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Contacts

Website:  www.bbc.co.uk/radio1

Address: London, W1A 1AA

Telephone: 03700 100 100

E-mail: radio1.enquiries@bbc.co.uk

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