SiriusXM Drops BBC Radio 1
Update 8/16: SiriusXM will restore the time shifted feed of BBC Radio 1 to its online content on Friday, August 19. It will only appear on the satellites during special events. Additionally, content from the BBC archives will air on other SiriusXM channels.
Original Report 8/9: SiriusXM has dropped BBC Radio 1 from its programming lineup. Its spot on Channel 15 will be replaced by Classic Dance “Studio 54 Radio” on August 15.
Sirius has carried BBC Radio 1 since its launch on a time delay synced so that programming airing at 12pm London time would air at the same time in the eastern time zone. You can still listen to the programming live at BBC.co.uk/radio1.