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Radio 1 announces Live Lounge Month line-up

By | Published on Thursday 27 July 2017

BBC Radio 1

Radio 1 has announced the full line-up for this year’s Live Lounge Month, which will run throughout September as part of the station’s 50th anniversary celebrations.

Joining previously announced acts like Foo Fighters and Royal Blood are Jay-Z, Chris Martin, Harry Styles, Rita Ora, Pink, Lorde and more. The final night of the series on 29 Sep will feature a special studio concert from an as-yet-unnamed act.

“This year’s Live Lounge Month has me more excited for our listeners than ever”, says Live Lounge host Clara Amfo. “From LA back to our studios in the UK, there are 50 great years of Radio 1 to celebrate with all of the artists and I can’t wait for it to kick off!”

Radio 1 controller Ben Cooper adds: “I love Live Lounge Month – the world’s biggest artists, in the world famous Radio 1 studio, playing the best music in the world”.

Here’s the full schedule:

1 Sep: Foo Fighters
4 Sep: Chris Martin
5 Sep: The Script
6 Sep: The xx
7 Sep: 30 Seconds To Mars
8 Sep: Pink
11 Sep: The Killers
12 Sep: London Grammar
13 Sep: Harry Styles
14 Sep: Stormzy
15 Sep: Miley Cyrus
18 Sep: Rita Ora
19 Sep: Wolf Alice
20 Sep: George Ezra
21 Sep: Rag N Bone Man
22 Sep: Jay-Z
25 Sep: Craig David
26 Sep: Royal Blood
27 Sep: Rudimental with James Arthur
28 Sep: Lorde
29 Sep: TBA



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