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What's Going On With John Stape?

3 hours
First broadcast:
Thursday 19 May 2011

Hear Radio 1's Big Weekend live tracks from Tinie Tempah, Nicole Scherzinger, Black Eyed Peas and Plan B.

What is that noise?

Gemma experiences Lunch Beef eg irate queuers in the sandwich shop.

Gem's Vinyl Gems is ready and waiting for you to choose a record to play to the nation.

Can you explain the John Stape storyline in Coronation Street which comes to a head this week? Even Graeme Hawley who plays John finds it confusing! Jane Reynolds from the Corrie Net fansite comes to the rescue.

David Beckham announces his new Body Wear range featuring "relaxed separates" - yuck!

Gemma helps you through the afternoon with the Keep Calm And Carry On anthem.

Entertainment Hero Steve has the instant scoop on Tinie Tempah, Plan B and Dizzee Rascal winning Ivor Novello Awards, Taio Cruz at R1BW and Lady Gaga hitting the Power 100 List.

What has Vincent been up to in The Apprentice this week?

Music Played

33 items
  • Image for Timbaland

    Timbaland and Justin Timberlake Carry Out


  • Image for Dionne Broomfield & Lil' Twist

    Dionne Broomfield & Lil' Twist Foolin'

    Not Given, Island Records

  • Image for Jennifer Lopez

    Jennifer Lopez I'm Into You (feat. Lil Wayne)


  • Image for Tiesto vs Diplo Ft Busta Rhymes

    Tiesto vs Diplo Ft Busta Rhymes C'Mon (Catch 'Em By Surprise)

    Wall Of Sound

  • Image for Tinie Tempah

    Tinie Tempah Simply Unstoppable from Radio 1's Big Weekend in Carlisle 2011

  • Image for Smiler

    Smiler Spender

  • Image for Mavado

    Mavado Starboy (Remix) (feat. ChipMunk & Sneakbo)

    Chimney Records

  • Image for Akon

    Akon Don't Matter

    Konvicted, Universal Records, 12

  • Image for DJ Fresh

    DJ Fresh Louder (Doctor P & Flux Pavillon Mix)

    Ministry Of Sound

  • Image for Frank Ocean

    Frank Ocean Swim Good

    White Label

  • Image for Beyoncé

    Beyoncé Run The World (Girls)


  • Image for Talay Riley & Scorcher

    Talay Riley & Scorcher Good As Gold


  • Image for Tyler, the Creator

    Tyler, the Creator Sandwitches


  • Image for New Edition

    New Edition Candy Girl

    Candy Girl, London

  • Image for Kelis

    Kelis Acapella

    Will.I.Am Music Group

  • Image for Nicole Scherzinger

    Nicole Scherzinger Nicola Scherzinger - 'Don't Cha' from Radio 1's Big Weekend in Carlisle 2011

  • Image for Labrinth

    Labrinth Let The Sun Shine

    Syco Music, Columbia

  • Image for Tinchy Stryder

    Tinchy Stryder Spaceship (feat. Dappy)


  • Image for Soundgirl and Sneakbo

    Soundgirl and Sneakbo Don't Know Why (Remix)

  • Image for Snoop Dogg

    Snoop Dogg Sweat

    Priority Records / Capitol Records

  • Image for The Black Eyed Peas

    The Black Eyed Peas The Black Eyed Peas - Black Eyed Peas - Let's Get It Started from Radio 1's Big Weekend in

  • Image for Charles Wright

    Charles Wright Express Yourself

  • Image for Daniel Bedingfield

    Daniel Bedingfield Gotta Get Thru This


  • Image for Taio Cruz

    Taio Cruz Dynamite


  • Image for Bruno Mars

    Bruno Mars The Lazy Song


  • Image for Youngman

    Youngman Tear It Out

    Digital Soundboy

  • Image for Wiz Khalifa

    Wiz Khalifa Roll Up


  • Image for Nicki Minaj

    Nicki Minaj Superbass

    Cash money/Island

  • Image for Plan B

    Plan B Plan B - Pieces - from Radio 1's Big Weekend in Carlisle 2011

  • Image for Sara Cox

    Sara Cox Horse <SFX>

  • Image for Vybz Kartel

    Vybz Kartel Dancehall Hero

  • Image for Brookes Brothers

    Brookes Brothers In Your Eyes (feat. Johnny Osbourne)

  • Image for Skream

    Skream Where You Should Be (Shy FX Remix) (feat. Sam Frank)


  • Corrie's Graeme Hawley and Gemma

    Corrie's Graeme Hawley and Gemma

    Graeme Hawley aka John Stape on the set of Coronation Street with our Gem


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