B.Traits is leaving BBC Radio 1 after six years
Canadian radio host, DJ, producer and label proprietor B.Traits has introduced that she is leaving BBC Radio 1 after being with the station for six years.
Longtime BBC Radio 1 host Annie Mac made the announcement on her present on Friday, October 12, and B.Traits confirmed the information a video on Facebook. Within the video, B.Traits shared her causes for leaving the station, stating that she feels as if she will be able to now not commit the required time wanted to make the present the very best it may be. She wrote on Facebook:
"It is with a heavy but excited coronary heart that after 6 years of presenting my present on BBC Radio 1, I've determined to say goodbye to the station to give attention to new tasks. This hasn't been a straightforward determination to make. To be blessed with the chance to play the music I really like and am obsessed with to the world is a big honour, however this final summer season has been my busiest but and I’ve been struggling to stability the present with DJ gigs, studio manufacturing, label duties, in addition to the opposite tasks I've on the go and the brand new adventures I’m about to embark on. For me, the present has all the time been its greatest when it's stay, and as a result of my gig schedule, I discovered myself having to pre-record way more than I might have preferred to. It’s vital to me that the standard of the present maintains a excessive normal, and at the moment of my profession, there are new, younger, tasks that want my undivided consideration, so I've determined to step down and let Radio 1 make manner for a brand new Friday night time schedule"
B.Traits went on to thank varied figures who've impacted her whereas she's held her BBC Radio 1 residency over the previous six years. Her remaining radio present on the station will happen on October 26
2018 has been a busy 12 months for B.Traits, who has toured all over the world making stops all through Europe and the United States whereas additionally focusing her consideration to her In.Toto file label that can launch its third EP this 12 months, with a monitor premiered by Mixmag earlier this week.
Watch B.Trait's full farewell video beneath.
For extra, examine how B.Traits' paleo weight loss plan retains her match on tour and watch her DJ set in The Lab LDN right here.