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David Guetta and buzzing indie sensation FKA Twigs top the A list this week, while Lana Del Rey and Maroon 5 continue to climb their way up.

FUN AT RADIO 1

New Music, Rotation Increases and Buttered Crumpets at BBC Radio 1

Tea time, love! Pour yourself a cuppa and let's peruse the latest playlist additions and rotation increases at BBC Radio 1

PLAYLISTED

Charlene Soraia, “Caged” (Peacefrog Digital Limited)

Lilly Wood & Robin Schulz, “Prayer In C (Robin Shulz Remix)” (Choke Industry/Tonspiel)
Lonely the Brave, “Backroads” (Hassle)
Oliver $ & Jimi Jules, “Pushing On” (Defected/Ministry of Sound)
Saint Raymond, “I Want You” (Asylum/Atlantic)

The Script, “Superheroes” (Columbia)

 

ROTATION INCREASES

 

A LIST
Charli XCX, “Boom Clap” (Asylum)

David Guetta f/Sam Martin, “Lovers on the Sun” (Parlophone France)
FKA Twigs, “Two Weeks” (Young Turks)

Rizzle Kicks, “Tell Her” (Universal-Island)

 

B LIST

Duke Dumont, “Won’t Look Back” (Virgin EMI)

Ed Sheeran, “Don’t” (Atlantic UK)

Indiana, “Heart on Fire” (No Romeo)

Lana Del Rey, “Ultraviolence” (Polydor Ltd.)

Maroon 5, “Maps” (Interscope)

Royal Blood, “Figure It Out” (Warner Bros.)

FYI, FKA Twigs started as a back-up dancer in popular music videos like Jessie J's "Do It Like a Dude." Consequently, her quirky and artistically cinematic videos have made her a viral sensation; "Water" has 3m views, while the  video for "Two Weeks"  just grabbed 1m views in one month. Meanwhile, "Weeks" just leaped #93-63 on the UK Shazam Top 100 Chart. Buzz buzz.

And speaking of Radio 1, check out Head of Music George Ergatoudis' inside details on the playlist here.

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