Beats 1 DJ’s To Broadcast From Their Homes with Celebrity Guests via FaceTime
Beats 1, Apple’s global online radio station, is broadcasting live 24/7 from the homes of its DJs alongside a slate of exclusives.
Starting today, Apple Music hosts will record their shows with field equipment from their homes, working virtually via FaceTime on iPhone.
Today at 9:00a PST, lead anchor Zane Lowe checks in using FaceTime with Elton John, who will discuss how his family has been passing time at home and the music they’re turning to.
He’ll also FaceTime with Miley Cyrus and Lil Nas X. Later in the week, he’ll talk to Charli XCX, Harry Styles, Hayley Williams, and others.
At 12:00p PST, Beats One DJ Ebro Darden speaks with R&B singer and songwriter Jhene Aiko. Later in the week, he’ll check in with Lil Baby, A Boogie wit da Hoodie, and Don Toliver.
Hosts Rebecca Judd, Brooke Reese, Nadeska Alexis, Julie Adenuga, Travis Mills, Hanuman Welch, Kelleigh Bannen, Sandra Peña, and El Guru will all be back on the air with new shows in their regular time slots.
Special Celebrity Radio Shows
There will also be exclusive fan-favorite radio shows from Elton John, The Weeknd, Queens of The Stone Age’s Josh Homme, Vampire Weekend’s Ezra Koenig, DJ Khaled, Jax Jones, Action Bronson, Briggs, and more recorded on their iPhones.