Frequently asked questions
Jobs at 1Xtra are advertised on the BBC Jobs site as and when they become available.
There aren't any rules to becoming a DJ, and you often find that people have just fallen into it! The best advice is to get experience at hospital or local stations by doing voluntary work, and when you have more experience, offer your services to other local stations to see if they have any jobs.
As 1Xtra is a busy place it is not really practical for us to give tours. To be honest we are just a building of offices full of computers and people working hard at them (sometimes!).
Everybody loves Jay-Z
People on this board think he's better than Pac or Rakim but he's not!