Billboard took a close look at the state of web radio and its major players and interviewed Beats 1 ringleader Zane Lowe at length in this week’s issue — below, our top picks for your digital listening pleasure.
Best Place to Hear The Weeknd and The Libertines
DJ Annie Mac’s Mon-Thu. show on BBC Radio 1.
Best Show to Hear Bala Rodriguez’s “Caliente”
KEXP Seattle’s El Sonido, whose host DJ Chilly spins Latin alternative Thursdays from 3-6PM.
Best Place to Hear Thundercat Dissect “Them Changes”
Acts describe how signature songs came together on Song Exploder with host Hrishikesh Hirway.