The BBC Radio 1 & 1Xtra Playlists: Friday 28th September 2018
BBC Radio 1: Grace Savage - Running Under Water
Grace Savage is now on Radio 1's playlist! Hear her track 'Running Under Water' being played all week by Clara, Grimmy, Dev & Alice, Adele, Scott, Matt & Mollie.
Supported by: Sarah at BBC Music Introducing in Devon & Cornwall.
Style: Upbeat electronic pop.
Essential: Grace Savage is an electro pop artist who has been supported by her local Introducing show in Devon as well as by Radio 1's Huw Stephens. Her unique songwriting and high quality productions are influenced by Banks, Lauryn Hill, and early 00’s RnB. Grace doesn't do things by halves - already, she has been nominated for "Best Female Solo Act" and "Best Songwriter" at the Unsigned Music Awards alongside Ray Blk and Jorja Smith, and as well as being an awesome musician, Grace is a 4X UK Beatbox Champion! Is there anything she can't do?!
BBC 1Xtra: Hamzaa - You
London-based artist Hamzaa has been added to 1Xtra's playlist! Listen all week to hear it across the network.
Supported by: The incredible team at BBC Music Introducing in London
Style: Acoustic R&B.
Essential: Hamzaa is an 19-year-old singer and songwriter from Hackney and she has been supported by Introducing in London since June and 1Xtra's DJ Target has also been championing her on his show. 'You' is a meloncholy acoustic R&B jam about lost love. Although she is at the early stages of her career, Hamzaa has already proved that she's a promising new artist and we're looking forward to her next release!