All good things must come to an end with that saying held true once again with the news of Diplo’s show Diplo & Friends on BBC Radio 1 will be leaving the station in September.
Being a Saturday night staple for a decade dominating the airwaves 11:00pm-1:00am in addition to giving the latest and greatest from the world of electronic dance music an opportunity to deliver guest mixes showcasing their sounds to the world. Diplo & Friends was a true “rite of passage” for DJs and producers often playing a major role in shaping some of their careers.
This news came alongside BBC Radio 1 revealing Annie Mac would also be leaving the station after 17 years. Checkout the official announcement below.
Radio 1 will also be saying goodbye to Diplo, who currently occupies 11pm – 1am on Saturday nights with Diplo and Friends, delivering exclusive mixes featuring some of the hottest names in Dance. Thanks for everything @diplo 👏 pic.twitter.com/qTI31U3fxm
— BBC Radio 1, 1Xtra & Asian Network Press Office (@BBCRadio1PR) April 20, 2021
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