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Playing the freshest hip-hop, grime, garage, R&B and afrobeats.

Capital XTRA is the UK’s leading national station for its genre. Presenters include Tim Westwood, DJ Semtex, Yinka, Shayna Marie, Manny Norte, DJ TiiNY, Afro B and Robert Bruce.

Listeners can also enjoy Capital XTRA Reloaded – the ultimate throwback to the biggest hip-hop and RnB anthems of the nineties and noughties.

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The freshest hip-hop, grime, garage, RnB and afrobeats

Non-stop old skool anthems


Capital XTRA’s audience are young, social, vibrant and diverse. They don’t just love the music, they live the lifestyle too.


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national DAB

Available nationally on DAB digital radio, Capital XTRA & Capital XTRA Reloaded are available from Land’s End to John O’Groats.

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  • London

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Listen to Capital XTRA & Capital XTRA Reloaded on Global Player, featuring My Capital XTRA where you can skip songs on live radio, and a world of playlists & podcasts, wherever you go. All for free.

The free app is available on iOS, Android, Sonos and Alexa devices.

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