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We continue. Now in its 6th year, 1BTN’s IWD Takeover 2024 is here, bigger, bolder and better than before with 35 1BTN presenters, DJs and artists set to deliver over 36 hours of inspiring broadcasting as we celebrate the incredible female, trans women and non-binary voices in our radio community on Friday 8th March 2024. Every genre, bassline, vocal and lyrical genius broadcast a moment to savour as we spotlight the female, trans women and non-binary songwriters, producers, writers, performers, remixers, artists and musicians that have inspired our inclusion in the music industry.



Building the incredible work began by Suze Rosser, Kerry Jean Lister, Jayne Winstanley and the 1BTN “WI”, 2024 promises to be a vintage year, as the incredible breath of talent on 1BTN continues to inspire. A tribe determined to ensure our voices are heard, driven by our love of radio and it’s unique way of engaging with listeners across the globe, whilst building our community here at home, the IWD 1BTN Takeover 2024 will deliver the audio delights whilst continuing to campaign for inclusion of all on the air waves, regardless of gender or identity.



IWD 1BTN Takeover 2024 will be filled with every genre including disco, 90s R&B, salsa, reggaeton, garage, house, 80s, electro, acid, garage, jungle, hyper pop, experimental, trance, ethereal dub, art pop, soul, funk, jazz, soulful house, easy listening, folk, alt-rock, ambient, psychedelic, techno, hyper pop, broken beats, electronica, blues, afro beat, dancehall, rap, boogie, chill-out, fusion, desert tech, ballroom, hip hop, drum and bass, and more disco.



Taking part in 1BTN IWD Takeover 24 on Friday 8th March are Alexandra Cella, Anya Lux, Amy Douglas, Sharna Waid, I Am Fya, Anya Lux, Babylon Fox, BBG w/ Kate Shields & KD Mars & Bangers For Breakfast, Coco Varda, DJ Emma, Love Is The Message w/Hannah Sherlock & Kathy Ellis, Jayne Winstanley, Jenny Jen, Faro, Katie Novo, Katie PPU Byrnes, Laroie, DJ Amazon, Chicha Morada, Luchia, Lucid Body Talk, Martha Cleary’s Underlying Oddities, Molly Pop, Nikki Lucas, Rachel Gavin, Renata, Rosie Turton, Sarah Sweeney, Sophie Lloyd, Ellie Talebian, Taman, Tara Elle, The Record Caddy, DJ Daizy Darkerz, Silkee, Lil Minx and Wildblood and Queenie.



The campaign theme for International Women’s Day 2024 is Inspire Inclusion. When we inspire others to understand and value women’s inclusion, we forge a better world. And when women themselves are inspired to be included, there’s a sense of belonging, relevance, and empowerment.



This year, 1BTN International Women’s Day Takeover will be fundraising for both 1BTN radio and RISE. RISE is a Sussex based domestic violence and abuse charity that has worked for since 1994 to end all forms of violence and abuse against women, their families and those identifying as LGBTQ+. RISE stands for Refuge, Information, Support and Education; their strategic mission is freedom from abuse and violence.



1BTN is a Brighton & Hove’s acclaimed not-for-profit radio station and music platform delivering diverse, eclectic and specialist programme of music 24 hours a day, seven days a week since our launch in 2015, with the voices of female, trans and non-binary presenter, DJs and artists at the core of our broadcast values. One world, one love, 1BTN. Donate at



Exclusive artwork for 1BTN IWD24 by Brighton artist Queen Josephine



Listen to the 1BTN International Women’s Day Takeover
Friday 8th March 2024 00:00-Saturday 9th March 10:00
via 101.4FM DAB+ in the Brighton & Hove area, and worldwide at

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