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Global Player opens up a world of audio at your fingertips, allowing listeners to enjoy all of Global’s radio brands, award-winning podcasts, expertly-curated playlists, all in one place, wherever you go. All for free. Just sign in and enjoy!

Users can also watch video live streaming of Global’s flagship events through the app. Discover Global Player today on your mobile, smart speaker or online at

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listen live

Once logged in, you can listen live to any of Global’s radio stations Capital, Capital XTRA, Capital XTRA Reloaded, Capital Dance, Classic FM, Gold, Heart, Heart 70s, Heart 80s, Heart 90s, Heart Dance, LBC, LBC News, Smooth, Smooth Chill, Smooth Country, and Radio X.

catch up

Use Catch Up to stream or download your favourite shows from the last seven days. Great for off-line listening in-car or on the train. Your downloads are available on any device you’re logged into with your Global Player account.

discover the world’s greatest podcasts

Browse and search the most popular podcasts from around the world, or dive into our expertly curated collections. Based on what podcasts you’ve listened and subscribed to, we’ll also recommend series we think you’ll love.

take control

We’ve revolutionised the way you listen to radio. With My Capital, My Capital XTRA, My Heart, My Radio X, My Smooth, My Classic FM & My Gold you’re in control. Just log in and swipe away to customise the songs you hear.


Music for every mood genre or occasion. Lose yourself in our expertly curated music playlists.

download now, all for free

Global Player is completely free to download and use. It’s available on your smart speaker (e.g. “play Capital”), iOS or Android device and at Just sign in and enjoy!

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