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BBC Radio 1Xtra

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BBC Radio 1Xtra is a digital radio station in the United Kingdom from the BBC specialising in urban music. Launched at 18:00 on 16 August 2002, it had been codenamed Network X during the consulation period and is the sister station to BBC Radio 1.Wikipedia

mapEditorial area:UK
hearingFormatDance/Urban
library_musicMost played songs:Donae'o feat. JME & Dizzee Rascal, Jax Jones feat. RAYE, WizkidRadiomonitor
show_chartAudience figures909,000 listeners per weekRAJAR December 2016
eventLaunched:16 August 2002
businessOwnerBBC
card_membershipMembers ofRadioDNS
historyFormer namesBBC 1Xtra

Contact BBC Radio 1Xtra

Postal addressBBC Broadcasting House
Portland Place
London
W1A 1AA
Telephone:
reception
+44 20 8743 8000
Telephone:
studio
+44 870 412 1111
Official website
Wikipedia
YouTube
Personal emailfirstname.lastname@bbc.co.uk

Social media

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Aaron Ross Presenter
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Ben Cooper Programme Manager/Controller
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Chris Read Presenter
Devin Griffin Presenter
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Mark Lockett Assistant Producer
Markey Blenda Presenter
Mike Anthony (1) Presenter
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…at BBC

Chris Roberts Project Engineer
Fran Unsworth Director BBC World Service Group
Helen Boaden Director of BBC Radio
James Harding Director of News and Current Affairs
James Purnell Director of radio education arts music learning and children
James Purnell Director of Strategy
Tony Hall Director-General

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