Chris Martin DJing Live On Radio 1… NOW! | Chris Martin’s Tracklisting

Join in the celebrations here (whatever they might be) of the UKs biggest radio station at the mercy of Coldplay’s Chris Martin.

Throughout January, BBC Radio 1’s Zane Lowe has been replaced by a string of guest presenters while he’s on leave. Tonight (January 18th), it’s the turn of our very own Chris Martin to take to the mic. The show is on from 7-9pm UK time (listen online at

Radio 1 regular Nihal will be the co-host accompanying the celebs in the second and third week of January. New Zealander Zane is known for playing fresh alternative tracks, including rock, punk and British hip hop, on his flagship show. Will Chris Martin, best known for lyrical ballads such as Yellow and Fix You, manage to follow suit?


Jay Z – ‘Kingdom Come’ (Roc A Fella)
Bloc Party – ‘The Prayer’ (Wichita)
David Bowie – ‘Ashes To Ashes’ (RCA)
MIA – ‘Where Were You In 92’ (XL)

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Enter Shikari – ‘Sorry You’re Not A Winner’ (Ambush Reality)

Arcade Fire – ‘Neighbourhood Part 3 (Power Out) (Rough Trade)

REM – ‘Me In Honey’ (Warner)
Milk Teeth – ‘Go Faster Stripes’ (.)
Nick Cave And Kylie Minogue – ‘Where The Wild Roses Grow’ (Mute)
Nas – ‘Made You Look’ (Columbia)

Breaks Co-Op – ‘The Otherside’ (Parlophone)
Hole – ‘Malibu’ (Polydor)
CSS – ‘Lets Make Love And Listen To Death From ABove’ (Sub Pop)
Talking Heads – ‘Life During Wartime’ (Sire)
The High Wire – ‘Saint Bees’ (,)
My Bloody Valentine – ‘Soon’ (Creation)
Hot Chip – ‘Boy From School’ (EMI)
Secret Machines – ‘Alone, Jealous and Stoned’ (Reprise)
Travis – ‘Big Chair’ (Indepentiente)