Exclusive BBC Radio 1 dance family line up announced for Radio 1’s scorching Ibiza weekend

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Exclusive BBC Radio 1 dance family line up announced for Radio 1’s scorching Ibiza weekend

Annie Mac, Pete Tong, Danny Howard, B. Traits, George Fitzgerald, Heidi, MistaJam, Toddla T, DJ Target and Kolsch confirmed for Friday night Ushuaia broadcast.

BBC Radio 1’s Annie Mac tonight announced that an exclusive Radio 1 dance family line up consisting of herself, Pete Tong, Danny Howard, B. Traits, George Fitzgerald, Heidi, MistaJam, Toddla T, DJ Target and Kolsch will perform at the station’s legendary Friday night party at Ushuaia Ibiza Beach Hotel in Playa d'en Bossa on Friday 5th August.

The four hour party, hosted by Annie Mac and broadcast live on Radio 1 from 7pm to 11pm UK time, is part of the station’s annual pilgrimage to the White Isle to showcase its specialist music output.

Tickets are available now at – www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/1j7LsX1JjNB6LfhLMjKwyr6/radio-1…

Annie Mac says: “Radio 1’s Summer of Dance is bringing some huge line ups to some huge festivals across the summer. This year for Ushuaia we wanted to make a statement by showcasing the wonderful roster of DJ talent that we have under the R1Dance umbrella. It’s such a great line up of DJs from hugely established legends like Pete Tong to brand new members of our family like Danish producer Kolsch – we’ll be covering everything from grime to garage to jungle to house to techno – and it’s gonna be great fun.”

Rhys Hughes, Head of Programmes, Radio 1 and 1Xtra says: “Ibiza is a big moment in Radio 1’s calendar for demonstrating the station’s commitment to dance music and we’re delighted to return to the White Isle with such a fresh line up of our Radio 1 dance family.”

Alongside the live broadcast from Ushuaia, Annie Mac, The Radio 1 Breakfast Show with Nick Grimshaw, Danny Howard and MistaJam will all be hosting shows directly from the dance music capital, with special Essential Mixes also being broadcast from Radio 1 in Ibiza.

Radio 1 in Ibiza is a part of Radio 1’s Summer of Dance. Announced in March, Radio 1’s Summer of Dance is a scorching summer of dance music which will see the Radio 1 dance family hitting the road and hosting stages at some of the biggest dance events across the UK and Europe in 2016.

Whether it be UK Festival stage takeovers at T In The Park and V Festival, or a Radio 1 pool party at Croatia’s Hideout Festival, Radio 1 will be delivering audiences dance soundtracks of the summer from the hottest festivals in the UK and abroad.

The Radio 1 in Ibiza schedule is:

–          Thursday 4 August – Annie Mac live from Radio 1 in Ibiza (7-9pm UK time)

–          Friday 5 August – The Radio 1 Breakfast Show with Nick Grimshaw (6:30-10am UK time)

–          Friday 5 August – Radio 1 in Ibiza live from Ushuaia, hosted by Annie Mac (7-11pm UK time)

–          Friday 5 August – Radio 1’s Essential Mix with Carl Cox (11pm-1am UK time)

–          Friday 5 August – Radio 1’s Essential Mix from Paradise (4-6am UK time)

–          Saturday 6 August – Radio 1’s Dance Anthems with Danny Howard (4-7pm UK time)

–          Saturday 6 August – MistaJam live from Radio 1 in Ibiza (7-10pm UK time)

–          Saturday 6 August – Radio 1’s Ibiza Space Special (10pm – 1am  UK time)