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BBC Radio 1Xtra Live

BBC Radio 1Xtra has announced that the station’s flagship live music event, 1Xtra Live, is back and will bring the hottest line-up in Black music to London’s OVO Arena Wembley on Saturday 15 October.

The one-night special event has built a reputation over the years for bringing huge global artists and the best UK acts together on one stage with individuals like: Kendrick Lamar, Stormzy, Alicia Keys, Wizkid, Kano, Travis Scott, Jorja Smith, Pusha T and Ella Mai all having previously performed.

In the year BBC 1Xtra celebrates its 20th Birthday, the network continues to play an integral role in amplifying Black music and culture, bringing this event to life for the 13th time.

OVO Arena Wembley in Wembley Park

You know you’re in London’s most iconic live music venue when the echoes of “Hello Wembley!” are ringing through your ears. OVO Arena Wembley has been a destination for music and live entertainment for over 80 years and it’s not slowing down. With over 100 events every year and over one million visitors each year passing through its legendary doors, OVO Arena Wembley (formerly known as The SSE Arena, Wembley) has something for everyone, from the most in-demand gigs from a hot new artist to classic once-in-a-lifetime performances from your favourite band.