SiriusXM and YouTube Announce “Chill Trending Track—Powered by YouTube” on SiriusXM’s Chill Channel

SiriusXM and YouTube today announced the launch of a new regular radio feature highlighting a trending deep house song based on YouTube viewership data. The “Chill Trending Track—Powered by YouTube” will air on SiriusXM’s Chill channel.

SiriusXM and YouTube

Announce “Chill Trending Track—Powered by YouTube”

on SiriusXM’s Chill Channel

Latest collaboration between YouTube and SiriusXM builds on weekly music shows that feature pop and EDM music trending on YouTube as well as weekly country music feature

Emma Jensen’s “Closer” first song featured on SiriusXM’s “Chill Trending Track—Powered by YouTube”

SiriusXM’s Chill channel has championed deep house music from across the world as YouTube has seen the genre grow in the last few years. Just like YouTube EDM 15, the weekly show on SiriusXM’s BPM channel that helped launch hit songs from Marshmello, San Holo, Party Favor and Rainman, the new feature on Chill will discover the next big acts in chillout music

Emma Jensen’s “Closer” will be the first song featured on SiriusXM’s “Chill Trending Track—Powered by YouTube.”

The new feature will launch on Friday, April 28 at 11:00 am ET via satellite on channel 53 and through the SiriusXM app on smartphones and other connected devices, as well as online at SiriusXM.

SiriusXM’s “Chill Trending Track—Powered by YouTube” is the latest example of the shared goal of SiriusXM and YouTube to support emerging new music from developing artists. Other shows include the YouTube 15 hosted by Jenna Marbles on SiriusXM Hits 1 and The YouTube EDM 15 hosted by Grammy Award winning EDM duo The Chainsmokers on SiriusXM’s BPM channel, as well as a weekly feature the “YouTube Country Spotlight” on SiriusXM’s The Highway channel.

SiriusXM Chill plays downtempo electronic and deep house. Listeners will hear Kygo, Duke Dumont, Moby, Robin Schulz and others. The channel broadcasts a weekly mix show, House of Chill, which features Felix Jaehn, Klingande, Thomas Jack and more special guest DJs spinning every week.

For more information, please visit www.siriusxm.com.


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About SiriusXM

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: SIRI) is the world’s largest radio company measured by revenue and has approximately 31.6 million subscribers. SiriusXM creates and offers commercial-free music; premier sports talk and live events; comedy; news; exclusive talk and entertainment, and a wide-range of Latin music, sports and talk programming. SiriusXM is available in vehicles from every major car company and on smartphones and other connected devices as well as online at siriusxm.com. SiriusXM radios and accessories are available from retailers nationwide and online at SiriusXM. SiriusXM also provides premium traffic, weather, data and information services for subscribers through SiriusXM Traffic™, SiriusXM Travel Link, NavTraffic®, NavWeather™. SiriusXM delivers weather, data and information services to aircraft and boats through SiriusXM Aviation™ and SiriusXM Marine™. In addition, SiriusXM Music for Business provides commercial-free music to a variety of businesses. SiriusXM holds a minority interest in SiriusXM Canada which has approximately 2.8 million subscribers. SiriusXM is also a leading provider of connected vehicles services, giving customers access to a suite of safety, security, and convenience services including automatic crash notification, stolen vehicle recovery assistance, enhanced roadside assistance and turn-by-turn navigation.

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