‘Sounds Like Friday Night’ has been recommissioned for a second series on BBC One for 2018.
BBC One have confirmed that ‘Sounds Like Friday Night’ will return next year after a successful first series.
Fronted by Radio 1’s Greg James and 1Xtra’s Dotty, the current first series has welcomed star co-hosts Demi Lovato, Dua Lipa, Craig David, Liam Payne, Paloma Faith and Jason Derulo alongside performances from both UK and international artists, including The Killers, Plan B, Dizzee Rascal, Rita Ora, Kasabian, Sigrid, Mabel, London Grammar, Anne-Marie, Stereophonics, Royal Blood, Jessie Ware, Charlie Puth, Stefflon Don, Rag’n’Bone Man, Raye and Hurts.
Bob Shennan, Director BBC Radio and Music, says: “Sounds Like Friday Night has brought an incredible range of artists to the heart of the BBC One schedule.
“We are hugely excited to recommission it for a second series.”
Jan Younghusband, Head of TV Commissioning for BBC Music, says: “We are so delighted to continue this great new music series in Spring 2018, bringing exciting new and established talent to our audience.”