BBC Radio 1Extra names DJ Target and Sarah Beaumont as joint music leads

BBC Radio 1Xtra has chosen DJ Target and Sarah Beaumont to jointly lead the station for music. DJ Target currently presents a weeknight show on the station as well as 1Xtra’s Takeover on Saturday night and will take on an additional part-time role as talent and music lead. Sarah Beaumont, who started at 1Xtra in 2008 and joined the Music Team last year as Producer, will now lead music programming and editorial, as well as line-managing the rest of the team. In addition to these appointments Jade Style will become a Producer for 1Xtra, while Mel Lewis becomes Producer for BBC Radio 1.

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