London Live, the capital’s first 24/7 entertainment channel has commissioned 12 x30” factual entertainment series with Radio 1 DJ Nihal and presenter Poppy Begum called Nihal’S City Swagger, that will air Saturday 26th July at 11.30pm.
Each week DJ Nihal and Poppy head to one of London’s Asian hotspots to uncover the new trends in music, fashion and culture on the streets.
Nihal’s City Swagger will introduce you to some the biggest names in Asian music right now that are creating an international stir with their eclectic and urban sounds that are hitting the airwaves. Arjun, Mmzy Stranger, Juggy D, Steel Banglez are just some of the stars that will be featured over the coming weeks, so be prepared for some RnB, Grime, Electro fused Asian sounds not just from London but also worldwide.
Nihal and Poppy will also be visiting London’s most popular Brit-Asian areas that include Brick Lane, Tooting, Wembley and Southall to name but a few, showcasing its diversity, heritage and its people.
London Live commissioner, Derren Lawford, said “London is a wonderful and culturally diverse city that is home to many ethnic backgrounds and much loved communities. Nihal’s City Swagger showcases the best of London’s Brit-Asian scene, from food to fashion and its Asian and desi sounds in a fun, light-hearted and informative format”
Nihal City Swagger will air Saturdays at 11.30pm from 26th July on London Live
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