Line-up

1Xtra Live is back for 2020! This year we are bringing the show straight to you wherever you are across the UK. Get your mates together and get ready to watch a night of massive performances from some of the biggest names from around the world.

Keep your eyes locked on this page to find out who has been announced so far below and make sure you check back as we'll be adding details ahead of the event.

In order to watch the online show on Saturday 17th October you will need to log into your BBC account. If you don’t have one, click this link in order to register https://account.bbc.com/register

  • Burna BoyThe Nigerian star brings his trademark Afro-fusion tunes
  • Chloe x HalleLayered beats and gorgeous harmonies from the dynamic US duo
  • GhettsThe Grime pioneer returns to 1Xtra Live
  • Headie OneInnovative and intense rap from Tottenham's own
  • JacqueesSmooth vocals and chilled out vibes from RnB royalty
  • LoskiSouth London’s UK drill rapper brings the hard bars
  • M1llionzRising rapper from North West Birmingham
  • M Huncho ft. Nafe SmallzThe masked rapper teams with the breakout trap star for a very special collaboration
  • Pa SalieuCoventry’s genre hopping innovator brings his unique tunes
  • Shaybo2020 Hot For List member brings the sound of South East London
  • ShenseeaMake way for Jamaica’s Princess of Dancehall
  • Tiwa SavageExpect the unexpected from the Nigerian superstar
  • Young T & BugseyNottingham Duo bring their high energy hip hop to 1Xtra Live