The BBC Radio 1 & 1Xtra Playlists: 5th January 2018
BBC Radio 1: Maisie Peters - Place We Were Made
Kicking off the new year, Brighton’s Maisie Peters is our Introducing artist of the week now on Radio 1’s playlist! You can catch her track 'Place We Were Made' being played by Adele, Clara, Scott, Greg, Alice and Dev for the next seven days.
Supported by: Our friend Melita at BBC Music Introducing in The South.
Style: Storytelling acoustic pop.
Essential: Maisie Peters is a 17 year old singer and songwriter from Brighton who first uploaded to Introducing in August 2017. Her storytelling musical style comes from her love of the literature of F Scott Fizgerald as well as being influenced by Carly Rae Jepson, Lorde and Taylor Swift.
BBC Radio 1Xtra: Paige Lihya - Dangerous (Featuring Knucks)
Paige Lihya is the first act in 2018 to get played all week on 1Xtra courtesy of BBC Music Introducing. Hear her track 'Dangerous' featuring Knucks on 1Xtra daytime over the next seven days.
Supported by: BBC Music Introducing in London
Style: Her music is a mixture of RnB and neo-soul
Essential: Paige Lihya is also 17-years-old. She's a singer/songwriter from North West London. Paige first uploaded her tracks to Introducing one year ago last January. Her main influences are Lauryn Hill and Mary J Blige.