BBC Radio 1Xtra Live is coming to Arena Birmingham

BBC Radio 1Xtra Live is coming to Arena Birmingham with confirmed artists including French Montana, Jaykae, Aitch and Popcaan.

The station’s flagship live music event will take place at Arena Birmingham on Saturday October 1, 2019. That’s right next door to City Nites

The news was confirmed on MistaJam’s 1Xtra Show this afternoon along with the first confirmed artists.

Brummies may have also heard 1Xtra presenter Sideman shouting the exciting news from the balcony of the Council House at 4.30pm.

Tickets for the event will be available via the 1Xtra website and The Ticket Factory from 6pm on Thursday August 29.

And don’t worry if you can’t make it because 1Xtra Live will be broadcast live on BBC Radio 1Xtra, BBC Radio 1 and BBC Asian Network from 7pm on Saturday 5 October.

You’ll also be able to catch all the backstage action on 1Xtra Live: The Warm Up from 4-7pm on 1Xtra.

BC Radio 1Xtra Live line-up

  • Aitch
  • French Montana
  • Jaykae
  • Lil Tecca
  • Ms Banks
  • Popcaan

DJ Target said: “1Xtra Live is our flagship night where we really get to let our hair down and showcase some of the cream of artists we love and support on the network.

“This year we head to Birmingham, a city we’ve always had an amazing relationship with, and we bring another incredible line up with us, including French Montana, who’s gone from strength to strength since we last welcomed him as a surprise in 2017.



BBC Radio 1Xtra Live is coming to Arena Birmingham