ALOK Announces His First Ever BBC Radio 1 Essential Mix Essential Mix Will Be Broadcast This February!


At the peak of his career, Brazil’s biggest artist and world-class producer ALOK announces his debut, long-awaiting Essential Mix on BBC Radio 1 that will be broadcast from midnight GMT, as we head into the early hours of Saturday February 12th!

With over 20 million monthly listeners across his own productions and the second-most followed producer on Instagram with over 26 million global devotees, ALOK has stood proud and pushed boundaries across his solo productions but also collaborations will stellar names.

Expect to hear cuts new and classic through the years of his link-ups that include new single ‘Side Effect’ featuring AU/RA, over to his brand new EP ‘Deeper’ (out this Friday 11th Feb) that includes a collaboration with brother and fellow producer Bhaskar, aswell as a slew of exclusives from his imprint Controversia – tune in on February 12th to hear the two-hour extravaganza in full.

Pushing a deeper, progressive and evocative sound as his catalogue has developed, Controversia as a whole has also spawned impressive numbers and artists across its roster, with over 750 million streams and counting, his Essential Mix is only set to cement his position within the elite echelons of modern dance music. ALOK will also be making further waves back in the UK this Spring when he returns to London for his Ministry Of Sound debut, bringing an extended set on March 12th, with tickets on sale now!

Tune into ALOK’s debut Essential Mix on BBC Radio 1 live from midnight on Saturday February 12 across FM and DAB across the UK, and online worldwide, where it will also be available to revel in the fun with on the BBC Sounds App after broadcast.

Live broadcast times:

UK – Sat 12th February – 00:00am
CET – Sat 12th February 01:00am
IST – Sat 12th February – 05:30am
BRT – Fri 11th February – 21:00pm
EST – Fri 11th February – 19:00pm
PST – Fri 11th February – 16:00pm


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