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Bio

Westwood is the most recognized Urban DJ in the UK and beyond. He is regarded as the most influential figure in hip hop in Europe and as a pioneer of the UK scene.

Tim held the number 1 Urban show on Radio 1 & 1Xtra for nearly 20 years.

A new show on Capital Xtra was launched on the 12th October 2013, broadcasting every Saturday from 7pm-11pm.

His YouTube channel has over 315 million video views & over half a million subscribers, and his twitter has over 420,000 followers.  He has a close working relationship with all of the major urban artists from Jay Z to Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj to Drake.  Tim constantly tours the UK performing 4 – 5 nights a week.

Westwood presented Pimp My Ride UK - the most successful MTV UK production of all time and the second highest rated show in the history of MTV Europe, and it is still shown in every country in the world. He has sold over 2 million albums to date with the biggest selling urban compilation in history.

Throughout his career Tim has won many awards, including the 2010 Radio Academy - John Peel Award for Outstanding Contribution to Music as well as many Sony Radio Awards and MOBO awards.  In 2012 Tim won the Global Spin Awards for European DJ of the Year.


Awards

2014 US Global Spin Awards - International DJ of the Year


2012 US Global Spin Awards - International DJ of the Year

2010 Radio Academy - John Peel Award for Outstanding Contribution to Music

Hip Hop Connection Magazine

Best Radio DJ - 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993 and 1992

MOBO Awards

Best DJ 2008, 2007, 2005, 2003 & 2000

Sony Radio Awards

Best Community Radio Programming 2013 Silver

Best Entertainment 2011 Silver

Best Specialist: nominated 2005

Best Music Broadcaster: 1996, 2000; nominated 2001, 2003 and 2006

Best Specialist Music Programme: 1990, 1991 and 1999

Best Music Programme: nominated 2001


Tim is also patron of the Body & Soul Teen Spirit Charity, and has recently become patron of the Hepatitis C Trust.