BBC Radio 1 announces new 24 hour electronic music station, 1 Dance
BBC Radio 1 announced a 24 hour dance music stream.
Launching next month on Friday 9 October at 6 p.m., the BBC Radio 1 Dance dedicated dance stream will bring together the station’s dance programs and mark the BBC’s first 24-hour stream on the BBC Sounds app.
During the week, Monday through Thursday, Pete Tong’s Radio 1 show will air on the timeslot, between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m., with new mixes, archived essential mixes, drum & bass shows, residences and current, future and classic songs constituting the remaining airtime.
On Fridays, Radio 1’s Workout Anthems, Annie Mac’s Radio 1 Dance Party, Danny Howard, Pete Tong, and the essential mix will be on the air, before Saturdays again on soundtrack by Danny Howard, as well as Diplo & Friends, Jaguar and MistaJam. After the big weekend, artist-curated playlists dedicated to the dazzling vibes will air in four- and two-hour slots throughout the day.
You can find out more about the BBC Radio 1 Dance stream via the BBC website.
We are proud to announce Radio 1 Dance – an all new 24 hour dance music stream on @BBCSounds launch Friday October 9 at 6 p.m. (BST)
– BBC Radio 1 (@ BBCR1) September 17, 2020
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