1XTRA TAKEOVER

1XTRA TAKEOVER

Barrio Loco

Bringing a brand new collaboration to Boomtown’s vibrant party capital Barrio Loco, BBC Radio 1Xtra will be opening up Poco Loco, the districts’ main stage, on Thursday with a full day takeover showcasing some of the radio station’s top DJs and discovered talents. The 1Xtra Thursday Takeover will include; lady of the moment Tiffany Calver, after taking over the prestigious slot on Radio 1 and 1Xtra as the new host of the 1Xtra Rap Show as well as supporting Drake on his UK and European tour; trailblazer and tastemaker of a generation Jamz Supernova. Joining the 1Xtra DJs throughout the day, the live acts will include; infectious dancehall of Alicai Harley,  supreme talent and the dazzling soul voice of Joel Culpepper plus the heady blend of hip hop and jazz, mixed up with a few nods to London grime from Che Lingo. This is all set to be an incredible opening to what will be a weekend filled with the very best in UK and world wide hip-hop, grime, garage, bass and neo soul...

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