Radio 1's Artist Takeover With

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20161225

Another artist takes over Radio 1 for Christmas Day.

20180423

Another artist takes control of Radio 1 and gets to do what they want!

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

20180618

Anne-Marie takes over Radio 1 with some of her favourite tunes!

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

20180730
20180813
"Catfish And The Bottlemen's Old, New And Borrowed Playlist"2016051220161229 (R1)

"Catfish and the Bottlemen present their Old, New and Borrowed Playlist, featuring tunes from Little Comets, Stevie Wonder and Them Things."

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Catfish and the Bottlemen present their Old, New and Borrowed Playlist, featuring tunes from Little Comets, Stevie Wonder and Them Things."

5sos's Greatest Playlist Of All Time. Ever.2016051920161227 (R1)

5SOS's favourite tracks ever, all in one handy-to-use playlist, including Bring Me the Horizon, Ed Sheeran and Frank Ocean!

"5SOS's favourite tracks ever, all in one handy-to-use playlist, including Bring Me the Horizon, Ed Sheeran and Frank Ocean!"

"5SOS's favourite tracks ever, all in one handy-to-use playlist, including Bring Me the Horizon, Ed Sheeran and Frank Ocean!

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5SOS's favourite tracks ever, all in one handy-to-use playlist, including Bring Me the Horizon, Ed Sheeran and Frank Ocean!

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All Time Low20180409

"pick tunes from Chvrches, Kendrick Lamar, Khalid and loads more.

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

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"All Time Low pick tunes from Chvrches, Kendrick Lamar, Khalid and loads more.

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

pick tunes from Chvrches, Kendrick Lamar, Khalid and loads more.

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!"

Alt-j20171005

"take control for an hour with music from Dizzee Rascal, Bon Iver and Four Tet."

"Alt-J take control for an hour with music from Dizzee Rascal, Bon Iver and Four Tet."

Alt-j2018021620180216 (R1)

"take control for an hour with music from Dizzee Rascal, Bon Iver and Four Tet.

take control for an hour with music from Dizzee Rascal, Bon Iver and Four Tet."

Anne-marie2017110220180618 (R1)

takes over Radio 1 with some of her favourite tunes!

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

Anne-Marie takes over Radio 1 with some of her favourite tunes!

Asking Alexandria20180611

's Danny takes control and picks some big tunes!

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

Asking Alexandria's Danny takes control and picks some big tunes!

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

Bastille20180514

take control of Radio 1 and get to play what they want!

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

Another artist takes control of Radio 1 and gets to do what they want!

Becky Hill20170112

is in control to play you the music she is really into and needs you to hear! There's music from Rag'n'Bone Man, Banks and Kove.

"is in control to play you the music she is really into and needs you to hear! There's music from Rag'n'Bone Man, Banks and Kove.

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"is in control to play you the music she is really into and needs you to hear! There's music from Rag'n'Bone Man, Banks and Kove.

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Blossoms20170406

take control of Radio 1 and get to do what they want!

Blossoms20180112

take control of Radio 1 and spin some of their favourite tunes!

Blossoms20180430

take control of Radio 1!

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

Blossoms take control of Radio 1!

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

Busted20170316

take control with some of their favourite tunes - some new, some old, all awesome!

"take control with some of their favourite tunes - some new, some old, all awesome!

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Catfish And The Bottlemen20161201

take over Radio 1 to play the tunes they put on in their dressing room!

Catfish and the Bottlemen take over Radio 1 to play the tunes they put on in their dressing room!

take over Radio 1 to play the tunes they put on in their dressing room!

Catfish and the Bottlemen take over Radio 1 to play the tunes they put on in their dressing room!

Catfish And The Bottlemen's Old, New And Borrowed Playlist2016051220161229 (R1)

Catfish and the Bottlemen present their Old, New and Borrowed Playlist, featuring tunes from Little Comets, Stevie Wonder and Them Things.

Charli Xcx20180119

"brings the party to Radio 1 with music from Little Mix, Major Lazer and Drake!"

Chase & Status20161027

Chase and Status choose the tunes that influenced them as artists. Music comes from Roni Size, The Fugees and The Prodigy.

"Chase and Status choose the tunes that influenced them as artists. Music comes from Roni Size, The Fugees and The Prodigy."

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Chase and Status choose the tunes that influenced them as artists. Music comes from Roni Size, The Fugees and The Prodigy."

Chase And Status20161027

"choose the tunes that influenced them as artists. Music comes from Roni Size, The Fugees and The Prodigy.

Chase and Status choose the tunes that influenced them as artists. Music comes from Roni Size, The Fugees and The Prodigy."

Chvrches20180521

take control of Radio 1 and get to play what they want.

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

Another artist takes control of Radio 1 and gets to do what they want!

take control of Radio 1 and get to play what they want.

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

Another artist takes control of Radio 1 and gets to do what they want!

Circa Waves20170309

Circa Waves take control of Radio 1 with their choice of tunes!

take control of Radio 1 with their choice of tunes!

Clean Bandit20171124

take control and pick the music.

Clean Bandit take control and pick the music.

Clean Bandit2018020220180625 (R1)

take control and pick the music...

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

Clean Bandit take control and pick the music...

take control and pick the music.

Clean Bandit take control and pick the music...

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

Clean Bandit20180625

take control and pick the music...

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

Another artist takes control of Radio 1 and gets to do what they want!

Clean Bandit take control and pick the music...

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

Another artist takes control of Radio 1 and gets to do what they want!

Craig David's Pre-club Playlist2016092220161030 (R1)

These are the tunes that Craig David puts on to get pumped before hitting the clubs!

These are the tunes that Craig David puts on to get everyone pumped before hitting the clubs! There's music from Clean Bandit, Kanye West and Kano.

"These are the tunes that Craig David puts on to get pumped before hitting the clubs!

These are the tunes that Craig David puts on to get everyone pumped before hitting the clubs! There's music from Clean Bandit, Kanye West and Kano.

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"These are the tunes that Craig David puts on to get pumped before hitting the clubs!

These are the tunes that Craig David puts on to get everyone pumped before hitting the clubs! There's music from Clean Bandit, Kanye West and Kano.

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"These are the tunes that Craig David puts on to get everyone pumped before hitting the clubs! There's music from Clean Bandit, Kanye West and Kano."

Declan Mckenna20170223

, BBC Sound of 2017 finalist, spins the tunes he loves!

", BBC Sound of 2017 finalist, spins the tunes he loves!

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Disciples20171106

take control of Radio 1 to spin some big tunes!

Disciples take control of Radio 1 to spin some big tunes!

Dnce20180806

"take charge of Radio 1 to bring you music from Dua Lipa, Post Malone and Khalid!

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!"

Dua Lipa20171026

takes control of Radio 1 and plays what she wants!

Dua Lipa takes control of Radio 1 and plays what she wants!

Dua Lipa20180122

takes control of Radio 1 and plays what she wants!

Dua Lipa20180226

"After Dua Lipa's triumph at the Brits, we rewind to when she controlled Radio 1!"

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After Dua Lipa's triumph at the Brits, we rewind to when she controlled Radio 1!"

Ellie Goulding's Running Playlist2016010720161227 (R1)

Ellie Goulding picks an hour-long playlist of perfect songs to run to!

Ellie Goulding picks an hour-long playlist of perfect songs to run to!

Ellie Goulding picks an hour-long playlist of perfect songs to run to!

Enter Shikari20180108

"take over with music from Don Broco, Lower Than Atlantis and Sham 69!"

Foals' Party Night Playlist2016031020161228 (R1)

Foals get set for a night out with their Party Night Playlist, featuring tracks by Missy Elliot, LA Priest and Stormzy.

"Foals get set for a night out with their Party Night Playlist, featuring tracks by Missy Elliot, LA Priest and Stormzy."

"Foals get set for a night out with their Party Night Playlist, featuring tracks by Missy Elliot, LA Priest and Stormzy.

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Foals get set for a night out with their Party Night Playlist, featuring tracks by Missy Elliot, LA Priest and Stormzy.

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Frank Carter20161215

takes control to play some of the tunes he loves - surprises guaranteed!

George Ezra2018020520180305 (R1)

has control of Radio 1.

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

George Ezra has control of Radio 1...

has control of Radio 1.

George Ezra has control of Radio 1...

Halsey20180820

takes control of Radio 1 to play you the music she loves!

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

Halsey takes control of Radio 1 to play you the music she loves!

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

High Contrast20171029

High Contrast brings you his drum'n'bass anthems and his influences. Bangers alert!

brings you his drum'n'bass anthems and his influences. Bangers alert!

Jack Garratt20161208

takes control of Radio 1 to play his choice of the best funk and soul of 2016.

James Arthur20170216

takes control with his driving back to the north tunes! Expect some Miguel, Catfish and the Bottlemen, and Nirvana.

"takes control with his driving back to the north tunes! Expect some Miguel, Catfish and the Bottlemen, and Nirvana.

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James Arthur20180105

takes control with his driving back to the north tunes!

James Bay20180326

"James Bay is in charge of the tunes with music from Noname, Beyonc\u00e9 and Sigrid.|An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

James Bay is in charge of the tunes with music from Noname, Beyonc\u00e9 and Sigrid.

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!"

"is in charge of the tunes with music from Noname, Beyonc\u00e9 and Sigrid.|An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

James Bay is in charge of the tunes with music from Noname, Beyonc\u00e9 and Sigrid.

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!"

James Bay's Festival Anthems2016072120161227 (R1)

James plays a selection of acts he has seen at festivals and some of the artists he would love to see. There’s music from Florence and the Machine, Disclosure and Haim.

"James plays a selection of acts he has seen at festivals and some of the artists he would love to see. There’s music from Florence and the Machine, Disclosure and Haim."

"James plays a selection of acts he has seen at festivals and some of the artists he would love to see. There’s music from Florence and the Machine, Disclosure and Haim.

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James plays a selection of acts he has seen at festivals and some of the artists he would love to see. There’s music from Florence and the Machine, Disclosure and Haim.

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Jax Jones20171208

takes control of Radio 1.

Jp Cooper20171019

"takes control and plays tracks from Khalid, Shawn Mendes and Anderson Paak."

"JP Cooper takes control and plays tracks from Khalid, Shawn Mendes and Anderson Paak."

London Grammar20170427

take control of Radio 1 and get to do what they want!

London Grammar take control of Radio 1 and get to do what they want!

Louisa Johnson's Christmas Takeover2016122220171222 (R1)

Louisa Johnson spins some of her favourite Christmas tunes to get you in the mood!

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

Louisa Johnson spins some of her favourite Christmas tunes to get you in the mood!

Louisa Johnson spins some of her favourite Christmas tunes to get you in the mood!

Louisa Johnson spins some of her favourite Christmas tunes to get you in the mood!

Louisa Johnson's Christmas Takeover20171222

Louisa Johnson spins some of her favourite Christmas tunes to get you in the mood!

Lower Than Atlantis20170209

dominate for an hour with their choice of tunes! Music from Skepta, You Me at Six and Little Mix!

"dominate for an hour with their choice of tunes! Music from Skepta, You Me at Six and Little Mix!

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Mabel20180312

"Mabel is in control with garage, hip-hop, R&B and club bangers!

Another artist takes control of Radio 1 and gets to do what they want!"

"is in control with garage, hip-hop, R&B and club bangers!

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

Another artist takes control of Radio 1 and gets to do what they want!"

Mallory Knox20170302

take over with some guitar-based goodness!

Mallory Knox20180507

take control of Radio 1 and get to do what they want!

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

Marmozets20180129

take control of Radio 1 and gets to do what they want!

Michael Kiwanuka20161110

plays a special selection of his favourite chilled tunes, including Jamie Woon, Frank Ocean and Isaac Gracie.

"plays a special selection of his favourite chilled tunes, including Jamie Woon, Frank Ocean and Isaac Gracie.

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"plays a special selection of his favourite chilled tunes, including Jamie Woon, Frank Ocean and Isaac Gracie."

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plays a special selection of his favourite chilled tunes, including Jamie Woon, Frank Ocean and Isaac Gracie.

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Mnek20171120

Another artist takes control of Radio 1 and gets to do what they want!

Mnek2018031920180423 (R1)

"MNEK is in control with music from Dua Lipa, Kojo Funds and RAYE and Jax Jones!

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!"

"MNEK is in control with music from Dua Lipa, Kojo Funds and RAYE and Jax Jones!

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

MNEK is in control with music from Dua Lipa, Kojo Funds and RAYE and Jax Jones!"

"is in control with music from Dua Lipa, Kojo Funds and RAYE and Jax Jones!

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

is in control with music from Dua Lipa, Kojo Funds & RAYE and Jax Jones!

"

Mura Masa20161103

spins the tracks he loves that you will too! Songs from Hudson Mohawke, Nao and Foals.

"spins the tracks he loves that you will too! Songs from Hudson Mohawke, Nao and Foals.

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"spins the tracks he loves that you will too! Songs from Hudson Mohawke, Nao and Foals."

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spins the tracks he loves that you will too! Songs from Hudson Mohawke, Nao and Foals.

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Nao20161117

Nao brings the funk vibes with music from Kaytranada, Mura Masa and Missy Elliot.

"brings the funk vibes with music from Kaytranada, Mura Masa and Missy Elliot.

Nao brings the funk vibes with music from Kaytranada, Mura Masa and Missy Elliot."

"brings the funk vibes with music from Kaytranada, Mura Masa and Missy Elliot.

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Nao brings the funk vibes with music from Kaytranada, Mura Masa and Missy Elliot."

Nao20180101

"brings the funk vibes with music from Kaytranada, Mura Masa and Missy Elliot."

Nao20180702

"picks the music for an hour with music from Childish Gambino, Bellatrix and Mura Masa.

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!"

Nothing But Thieves20180212

take control of Radio 1 and get to do what they want!

take control of Radio 1 and get to do what they want!

Nothing But Thieves20180827

"take over Radio 1 with tracks from Kanye West, Slaves and grandson!

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!"

"Nothing But Thieves take over Radio 1 with tracks from Kanye West, Slaves and grandson!

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!"

Panic! At The Disco20180219

"Panic! play Reading and Leeds, we celebrate by rewinding Brendon's Victorious Dance Tunes!

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"Panic! play Reading and Leeds, we celebrate by rewinding Brendon's Victorious Dance Tunes!"

Plan B20180528

takes control of Radio 1 and gets to do what he wants!

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

Another artist takes control of Radio 1 and gets to do what they want!

Pulled Apart By Horses20161124

spin some scuzzy tunes straight from their headphones to yours!

spin some scuzzy tunes straight from their headphones to yours!

Pulled Apart by Horses spin some scuzzy tunes straight from their headphones to yours!

spin some scuzzy tunes straight from their headphones to yours!

Radio 1's Superstar Playlist With Alessia Cara20161225

Alessia Cara shares stories and some of the songs she loves to listen to on Christmas Day.

Another artist takes over Radio 1 for Christmas Day.

Alessia Cara shares stories and some of the songs she loves to listen to on Christmas Day.

Radio 1's Superstar Playlist With Dua Lipa20161225

Dua Lipa rounds off the Superstar Playlist specials!

Dua Lipa rounds off the Superstar Playlist specials!

Radio 1's Superstar Playlist With Little Mix20161225

Little Mix cause a little chaos as they take over Radio 1!

Little Mix cause a little chaos as they take over Radio 1!

Radio 1's Superstar Playlist With Panic! At The Disco20161225

Panic! At the Disco are next up with their Superstar Playlist.

Panic! At the Disco are next up with their Superstar Playlist.

Radio 1's Superstar Playlist With Shawn Mendes20161225

Shawn Mendes takes over Radio 1 for Christmas Day!

Shawn Mendes takes over Radio 1 for Christmas Day!

Radio 1's Superstar Playlist With The Vamps20161225

The Vamps dig out some big party tunes and get festive!

The Vamps dig out some big party tunes and get festive!

Sampha20170330

is in control of Radio 1, playing his choice of songs you need to hear.

"is in control of Radio 1, playing his choice of songs you need to hear.

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Serge From Kasabian20171201

is in control of Radio 1!

Serge From Kasabian20180209

is in control of Radio 1!

Sigala20170202

takes control and chooses the tunes!

Sigala takes control and chooses the tunes!

takes control and chooses the tunes!

Sigala takes control and chooses the tunes!

Sigala takes control and chooses the tunes!

Sigala20171204

takes control with his choice of new and classic dance tunes!

Sigala20180402

"takes control of Radio 1 with music from Rudimental, Ella Eyre and John Newman.

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!"

Sigma20171215

have control of Radio 1 - hold tight!

Sigrid20180115

"BBC Music's Sound of 2018, Sigrid, takes control of Radio 1!"

Slaves20180813

Laurie from Slaves takes control of Radio 1 and plays what he wants!

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

Slaves' Music For Your Train Journey2016020420161227 (R1)

Slaves select some chilled music to accompany a train journey, including Jamie xx, Tove Lo, the Weeknd and Loyle Carner, plus a few bonkers stories from Laurie and Isaac!

"Slaves select some chilled music to accompany a train journey, including Jamie xx, Tove Lo, the Weeknd and Loyle Carner, plus a few bonkers stories from Laurie and Isaac!"

"Slaves select some chilled music to accompany a train journey, including Jamie xx, Tove Lo, the Weeknd and Loyle Carner, plus a few bonkers stories from Laurie and Isaac!

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Slaves select some chilled music to accompany a train journey, including Jamie xx, Tove Lo, the Weeknd and Loyle Carner, plus a few bonkers stories from Laurie and Isaac!

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Snakehips And Mo20170323

take control of Radio 1 with their international women's playlist - full of those artists they love and respect!

take control of Radio 1 with their international women's playlist - full of those artists they love and respect!

take control of Radio 1 with their international women's playlist - full of those artists they love and respect!

Sundara Karma20170126

take control to spin the acts they think are rocking right now!

The Amazons20171012

"The Amazons take control with music from Otherkin, Queens Of The Stone Age and Royal Blood"

"take control with music from Otherkin, Queens Of The Stone Age and Royal Blood"

The Hunna20180716

"The Hunna control what you hear with music from The 1975, Wiley and JME!

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!"

"control what you hear with music from The 1975, Wiley and JME!

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!"

The Vaccines20180416
The Vamps20180730

spin the tunes on Radio 1 and play what they want!

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

The Xx20171113

"The xx take control, expect some spacey sounds, beats and bangers!"

"take control, expect some spacey sounds, beats and bangers!"

Tom Grennan20180709

"takes control with tunes from Arctic Monkeys, Nicki Minaj and Jorja Smith!

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!"

Tom Odell2016102020171229 (R1)

plays music from his personal collection with tracks from Drake and Lorde.

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

plays music from his personal collection with tracks from Arctic Monkeys, James Blake and Coldplay.

"plays music from his personal collection with tracks from Arctic Monkeys, James Blake and Coldplay.

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"plays music from his personal collection with tracks from Arctic Monkeys, James Blake and Coldplay.

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plays music from his personal collection with tracks from Arctic Monkeys, James Blake and Coldplay."

Tom Odell20171229

plays music from his personal collection with tracks from Drake and Lorde.

Twin Atlantic20170420

spin the tunes they love with music from Slaves, Kasabian and Foals.

"spin the tunes they love with music from Slaves, Kasabian and Foals.

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Two Door Cinema Club20170105

take control with their winter warmers - perfect for January!

Two Door Cinema Club take control with their winter warmers - perfect for January!

Two Door Cinema Club take control with their winter warmers - perfect for January!

With Jess Glynne20180903

Jess Glynne takes control of Radio 1 - what happens next is up to her!

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

Wolf Alice20171117

"Wolf Alice take control of Radio 1 with music from Hudson Mohawke, J Hus and Charli XCX!"

"take control of Radio 1 with music from Hudson Mohawke, J Hus and Charli XCX!"

Wolf Alice20180126

"take control of Radio 1 with music from Hudson Mohawke, J Hus and Charli XCX!"

Wolf Alice20180604

Wolf Alice take control of Radio 1 to bring you their Ultimate Festival Playlist.

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

Another artist takes control of Radio 1 and gets to do what they want!

take control of Radio 1 to bring you their Ultimate Festival Playlist.

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

Another artist takes control of Radio 1 and gets to do what they want!

Years & Years20180723

Years and Years take control of Radio 1 and gets to do what they want!

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

Years And Years20180723

take control of Radio 1 and gets to do what they want!

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

You Me At Six20170119

take over to play the tunes they are loving right now! There are tracks from Catfish and the Bottlemen, Rag'n'Bone Man and Childish Gambino.

"take over to play the tunes they are loving right now! There are tracks from Catfish and the Bottlemen, Rag'n'Bone Man and Childish Gambino.

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"take over to play the tunes they are loving right now! There are tracks from Catfish and the Bottlemen, Rag'n'Bone Man and Childish Gambino.

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Zara Larsson20161013

kicks off a brand new series of Radio 1 Artist Takeovers!

Zara Larsson kicks off a brand new series of Radio 1 Artist Takeovers!

Zara Larsson20170413

celebrates the music she loves with tunes from Beyonce, Lorde and Tove Lo.

"celebrates the music she loves with tunes from Beyonce, Lorde and Tove Lo.

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Zara Larsson2017111020171218 (R1)

Zara Larsson takes control to celebrate women in music and her favourite tracks!

takes control to celebrate women in music and her favourite tracks!

takes control to celebrate women in music and her favourite tracks!

An ever-changing selection of curators pick their perfect playlists!

takes control to celebrate women in music and her favourite tracks!

Zara Larsson20171218

takes control to celebrate women in music and her favourite tracks!