Screen grab: Biggest Weekend set to boost live music on TV

Andre Paine

Jan Younghusband, head of commissioning, BBC Music TV, has told Music Week that coverage of The Biggest Weekend will offer a “best seat in the house experience”.

Live music will get a major boost with extensive TV coverage, including performances on BBC One from Ed Sheeran and Jess Glynne in Swansea on Saturday (May 26). Graham Norton is on hosting duties.

“We’ve chosen presenters that we feel will do a great job for the individual channels,” said Younghusband. “[Graham Norton] ...

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