Playing tracks by
Dimitri Vegas, Tim Mason, Mark Knight, Todd Terry, Brett Johnson and more.
The Essential Selection is a radio show on Friday evenings on BBC Radio 1, hosted by Pete Tong.
Peter 'Pete' Tong, MBE (born 31 July 1960) is a British DJ who works for BBC Radio 1. He is the host of programmes such as Essential Mix and Essential Selection on the radio service, which can be heard through Internet radio streams, for his record label FFRR Records, and for his own performances at nightclubs and music festivals. Tong has also worked as a record producer, and is regarded as the "global ambassador for electronic music"