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1Xtra’s, DJ Ace, makes history with Spotify playlist role

August 16, 2017 | D&L

DJ Ace sure knows how to kick start the week with a happy Monday, as this week sees him takeover Spotify playlist, Room 2: Urban Classics.

Making him the first UK DJ to do so, the BBC Radio 1Xtra host and DJ will be in the role for four weeks, bringing the best of sounds from the UK music scene, in particular the genre of R&B. Listeners are definitely in for a collection of back to bank bangers.

Paving the way for other DJ’s throughout his career, as well as with his presence on the playlist, which is followed by more than 120,000 people, this is yet another career highlight for Ace, who has been a prominent figure in the UK music scene for more than ten years.

“So happy to be the first DJ in the UK to take over a playlist on Spotify,” he said. “This is the perfect playlist for me – I get to combine what I do on the radio and in the clubs! Expect to hear all your favourite party classics from back in the day.”

Listen in for those throwback feels and old school tracks on the playlist here.

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