BBC Radio 1

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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.Annie Nightingale presents...
3 a.m. - 3:40 a.m.Radio 1 Comedy
3:40 a.m. - 4 a.m.Radio 1 and 1Xtra's Stories
4 a.m. - 6:33 a.m.Arielle Free
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. - 9:02 p.m.Radio 1's Future Sounds 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. Tate McRae - you broke me first

2. Arlo Parks - Hurt

3. Clean Bandit - Tick Tock (feat. 24kGoldn)

4. Royal Blood - Trouble’s Coming

5. Jorja Smith - Come Over (feat. Popcaan)

6. beabadoobee - Worth It

7. Internet money - Lemonade (feat. Don Toliver & NAV)

8. Miley Cyrus - Midnight Sky

9. Justin Bieber - Holy (feat. Chance the Rapper)

10. 24kgoldn - Mood (feat. iann dior)

Last 30 days:

1. 24kgoldn - Mood (feat. iann dior)

2. Tate McRae - you broke me first

3. Miley Cyrus - Midnight Sky

4. Ashnikko - Daisy

5. London Grammar - Baby It's You

6. Headie One - Ain't It Different (feat. AJ Tracey & Stormzy)

7. Clean Bandit - Tick Tock (feat. 24kGoldn)

8. Arlo Parks - Hurt

9. Royal Blood - Trouble’s Coming

10. Justin Bieber - Holy (feat. Chance the Rapper)

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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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