Radio X rebrands to Radio Grohl for the day

Radio X is celebrating David Grohl’s 50th birthday all day today by identifying as Radio Grohl. Chris Moyles kicked off the new station name on the breakfast show at 6.30, imposing a fine on any…

The countdown to Zoe is underway!

The publicity machine has been in full-swing in preparation for the start of the Zoe Ball breakfast show on BBC Radio 2 on Monday. Earlier this week we found out what the show’s features would be,…

Winner of BBC Music’s Sound of 2019 is announced

Octavian has been named as the winner of BBC Music’s Sound Of 2019. The South London rapper was chosen by a panel of 136 influential music industry insiders made up of BBC Radio 1 DJs, industry…

Jordan and Perri joins KISS FM UK for weekends

Diversity stars Jordan and Perri join KISS for Sunday evening show whilst KISS Chosen One winners Swarzy and AJ also get weekly shows. Jordan & Perri found fame with dance group Diversity on…

1Xtra predicts hot artists for 2019

Fifteen acts from the world of black music have made it on to BBC Radio 1Xtra’s Hot for 2019 list. The list is put together every year by 1Xtra DJs and staff and it predicts which artists will…

Tina Daheley joins Radio 2 breakfast team

BBC Radio 2 has announced the full team for the Zoe Ball Breakfast Show, with former Radio 1 breakfast newsreader Tina Daheley joining the station. She’s added to the previously announced…