BBC RADIO 1 presenter Clara Amfo visited the LA home of Justin Bieber where he performed for the station’s popular Live Lounge segment.
Running from Monday to Friday from September 1 -30, Radio 1’s Live Lounge Month will showcase a wide range of musical genres supported by Radio 1, from emerging artists to big acts, and is part of the station’s continued commitment to bringing the best new and live music to young audiences.
Clara, who was born in the UK to Ghanaian parents, will host each Live Lounge – heading to LA at the start of the month for the performances with Justin Bieber and Usher which will be broadcast live during The Radio 1 Breakfast Show with Nick Grimshaw (6.30am-10am). The 1975 Live Lounge special from Blackpool will be broadcast on the evening of 30 September (7pm-10pm). All other Live Lounge performances will be hitting the airwaves during Clara’s Monday-Friday 10am-1pm show.
She said: “Live Lounge Month is one of the big highlights of mine and the listeners’ year and the 2016 line-up is definitely a big one. There is a strong mix of musical talent and we’re on the move as well! To be invited into Bieber’s own L.A. home to hear him perform and to have The 1975 close Live Lounge month at Blackpool Tower Ballroom will make for some special moments, bring on September!”