Capital XTRA

The UK's Biggest Hip-Hop Station
British radio stations

Listen to Capital XTRA

You can hear Capital XTRA on DAB Digital Radio, FM, Freesat, Radioplayer UK, Virgin Media and online

Facts and stats

Capital XTRA is a national digital urban and dance radio station from Global.

The station also broadcasts on FM in parts of London.

Editorial areaUK
Most playedS1MBA feat. DTG, J Hus feat. Burna Boy, Lil MoseyRadiomonitor
Audience figures1,677,000 weekly listenersRAJAR December 2019
Launched31 March 1990
National salesGlobal
Members ofRadiocentre
Former namesChoice FM

Contact Capital XTRA

Postal address30 Leicester Square
+44 20 7766 6000
+44 870 070 2969
Official website

Social media

Twitter@CapitalXTRA (134,220 followers) compare
Twitter: Newsdesk@GlobalsNewsroom (6,094 followers) compare
FacebookCapital XTRA (1,863,046 likes) compare
Data is from 2019. Feature awaiting Facebook re-authorisation.

Latest news stories

Smooth Chill to replace Chill on DAB in London
RadioToday - published 2 September 2019, 5.32am edt
Global to launch Capital XTRA Reloaded across the UK
RadioToday - published 30 August 2019, 5.31am edt
Yinka and Shayna to take over Capital XTRA Breakfast
RadioToday - published 19 August 2019, 11.00am edt
Three new DJs join the Capital XTRA schedule
RadioToday - published 18 January 2018, 6.15am est

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Abrantee Boateng Presenter
Adrian Bodenham Engineer
Alex Jones Broadcast Engineer
Coco Cole Presenter
Dan Hill Senior Imaging Producer
DJ Woody Presenter
DJ Semtex Presenter
DJ TiiNY Presenter
Jay London Presenter
Jez Welham Presenter
Jo Godfrey Station Voice Over
Jonny Park Presenter
Leah Davis Presenter
Manny Norte Presenter
Mike Parker Digital Editor
Mike Panteli Presenter
Ras Kwame Presenter
Remel Presenter
Robert Bruce Presenter
Shanie Ryan Presenter
Tim Westwood Presenter
Toni Phillips Presenter
Wayne Turney Sales Manager
Yinka Bokinni Presenter

…at Global

Adam Johnson Director of Marketing
Andrew Bailey Managing Editor (Digital) LBC and LBC News
Andy Vogel Broadcast Engineer
Ashley Tabor Founder and Executive President
Ashley Bard Group Head of Brand Production
Byrion Smith Creative Technologist
Chris Baughen Managing Editor - Global Player
Darren Singer Chief Financial Officer
Graham Sarath Area Business Director
Greg Hughes Group Head of Programming Operations
Ian Hanson Chief Operating Officer
James Rea Director of Broadcasting
Lord Allen of Kensington CBE Chairman
Mark Findlay Group Head of Music Relations
Matt Garforth Product Manager
Matt Gray Managing Engineer (London)
Mike Gordon Chief Commercial Officer
Richard Park Senior Programming Advisor
Simon Blake Senior Engineer
Stephen Clarke Broadcast Engineer
Stephen Miron Group CEO
Tim John Head of Global's Newsroom
Will Harding Chief Strategy Officer

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