Radio


Radio 1's Nick Grimshaw

Digital Spy's home for all the biggest news from the world of radio - including the all-important RAJAR figures.

Radio

The continuity announcer, who also voices Strictly, leaves Radio 2 after 28 years. BBC Radio 2 announcer Dedicoat to leave Danny Leigh tries to explain the influence and innovation of Twin Peaks. Twin Peaks documentary for BBC Radio 4 Will the charts continue to stay in the public's consciousness with the new move? Why Chart Show move is the end of an era Greg James will present the show every Friday between 4pm and 6pm from this summer. Official Chart moving to Fridays The DJ says there are "more relevant, up-and-coming artists" station should play. Mills: 'Radio 1 shouldn't play Madonna' The BBC station's live sessions will drop from 250 to 160 per year. Radio 1 announces live music cuts The ex-Westlife singer will host a new show on Saturdays from 12-2pm. Kian Egan joins Heat Radio presenting team Rock icon will return to the station for a weekly Friday night programme. Iggy Pop to host weekly BBC 6 Music show The singer says the decision was "so discriminatory and unfair". Madonna was "shocked" by Radio 1 snub Comedian will host a new weekly show featuring opinions and humour. Russell Brand returns to XFM on Sunday Mac says she is proud to be the first woman to do the weekday evening slot solo. Annie Mac on her new Radio 1 slot The producer thanks Lowe in a post on his Instagram feed. Mark Ronson 'owes' Zane Lowe his career DJ says "nothing has changed" since Greg Dyke called Radio 1 "hideously white" in 2001. Nihal hits out at 'all white' BBC Radio 1 Australia's High Court overturns decision that cleared 2Day FM. Royal hoax call broke the law, court says Watch five of the DJ's classic highlights before he off-boards Radio 1 for the final time. Zane Lowe tribute: Hottest DJ In the World Clara Amfo will take over from Fearne Cotton as host of Radio 1's live lounge. Clara Amfo to take over as Live Lounge host Broadcaster, who is expecting her second child, will depart Radio 1 after ten years on the airwaves. Fearne Cotton leaves Radio 1 after 10 years The broadcaster's on-demand service receives 343 million requests in January. BBC iPlayer enjoys best month on record Official Charts Company looks into moving chart announcement date after rule changes. Radio 1 Sunday Chart Show could move Taylor Swift will make an appearance on Nick Grimshaw's breakfast show tomorrow. Ed Sheeran to co-host Grimshaw's show Mark Strong will star in BBC Radio 4's adaptation of Harold Pinter's Victory. Mark Strong joins BBC 4 Harold Pinter play Outgoing Radio 1 DJ says that the BBC was the "best place I've ever worked in my life". Zane Lowe on leaving BBC for Apple The station says that playlisted songs are "chosen on musical merit" alone. Radio 1 denies banning Madonna over age Catfish's Nev Schulman talks to DJ Gabby Sanderson. Listen to Propaganda on Xfm's anniversary Annie Mac will take over the DJ's weekday evening show, starting on March 9. Zane Lowe leaving BBC Radio 1 Broadchurch actor speaks for 60 seconds without repetition, hesitation or deviation. David Tennant rules at Just a Minute Sports Radio is among a list of proposed stations to be licensed by Ofcom. Kelvin MacKenzie to launch TalkSport rival The station had an average reach of 2.1 million in the last three months of 2014. BBC Radio 6Music hits 2 million listeners The former England batsman will be a regular guest during the upcoming World Cup. Kevin Pietersen joins BBC 5 Live team Danisnotonfire and AmazingPhil will be among the stars for anti-bullying specials. YouTube vloggers for BBC Radio 1 specials Foo Fighters 'Something From Nothing' is played unedited at 7.55am. Nick Grimshaw show in trouble over 'f**k' The DJ tells listeners he is "in the middle of a prostate issue". Chris Evans having prostate cancer tests James also says he has turned down presenting "a million" TV clip and panel shows. Greg James: 'I've been picky with TV projects' Radio 2 Country will run for four days in March on DAB, featuring special performances. Radio 2 to launch country music station Former Radio 1 DJ says he will no longer produce YouTube videos. Chris Moyles reassures fans: 'I'm busy' Harvey launches vehement attack against "commercial poo bag station" Radio 1. Brian Harvey attacks BBC Radio 1 Vanessa Feltz was forced to keep broadcasting while the DJ rushed to work. Chris Evans 30 mins late for Radio 2 show Gaming: Rise of the Cyber Athlete will be broadcast this Thursday on Radio 5 Live. BBC 5 Live asks: 'Is gaming a sport?' Brydon calls up to give listeners a double dose of Ken Bruce action. Rob Brydon returns as Ken Bruce on Radio 2 The Pulp frontman will return in March after a year-long sabbatical. Jarvis Cocker returning to 6Music