Global, the Media & Entertainment Group, has today announced the launch of a brand-new station from Capital XTRA dedicated to the greatest old skool anthems of all time.
Capital XTRA Reloaded is the ultimate throwback to the biggest hip-hop and RnB anthems of the nineties and noughties and will launch across the UK this coming Monday, 2nd September.
The latest new station from Global follows the incredible success of Capital XTRA, which is celebrating its highest ever listening figures with a record 1.9 million listeners tuning in every week across the UK.
Capital XTRA Reloaded will feature a massive playlist of the biggest old skool hip-hop, grime, garage, dance and RnB anthems from the likes of Usher, Drake, Beyoncé, Destiny’s Child, Sean Paul and Rihanna.
Sacha Brooks will present the Capital XTRA Reloaded morning show every weekday morning from 8am – 12 noon. Sacha – who previously hosted Capital XTRA’s Saturday mid-morning show, will play the biggest old skool anthems non-stop.
Capital XTRA Reloaded will be available across the UK on DAB Digital Radio on D1, and across multiple platforms on Global Player including the Global Player and Capital XTRA apps, on your smart speaker and on desktop at capitalxtra.com/reloaded
Capital XTRA Reloaded is the third brand new station to be launched by Global this week, following the launch of Heart 90s and Heart 70s, and today’s announcement continues a series of huge announcements from Global, with two more brand-new stations set to be revealed on Monday.
“This is a hugely exciting time for Capital XTRA as we launch a brand-new station dedicated to the biggest old skool anthems of all time, playing classic after classic, non-stop, 24/7. It’s the perfect time to expand the Capital XTRA brand as we celebrate record audience figures, with 1.9 million listeners now tuning in every week.”
Al Smith, Deputy Managing Editor of Capital XTRA
To listen to the brand-new station – Capital XTRA Reloaded – which launches this Monday 2nd September, tune in across the UK on DAB Digital Radio on D1, and across multiple platforms on Global Player including the Global Player and Capital XTRA apps, on your smart speaker and on desktop at capitalxtra.com/reloaded