About radio

BBC radio 1Xtra is a digital radio station from London (England) owned by BBC. It's was founded in 16 August 2002 and and reaching 644,000 listeners each week. On air you can listen to urban music, including hip-hop and R&B as well as famous presenters Kenny Allstar, Benji B, Nick Bright and David Rodigan.

Slogan: "BBC Radio 1Xtra – Hip Hop, RnB, Grime, Dancehall, Afrobeat, Drum n Bass – championing U.K. and international underground diverse music On air. On the ground."

Format: electronic music, hip-hop, R&B, soul.

First air date: 16 August 2002

City: London

Owner: BBC

Broadcast area: United Kingdom and Internationally via Satellite and BBC Sounds