Biography

Trevor’s broadcasting journey started at then pirate station Kiss FM in 1985. Having been granted its license in 1990, as a director of the station Trevor hosted a weekly daytime show.

In 1996 he hosted the 1st national R&B radio show for Radio1.

In 1998 Trevor joined MTV to host their flagship R&B show, “The Lick” The show aired for 11 years on MTV Base, making it the longest running show on the channel.

In 2010 hosted the first ever MTV Africa Awards from Lagos, Nigeria.

As a pioneer in the UK urban scene with a stint behind the scenes in A&R at Cooltempo, EMI, Trevor was instrumental in the careers of D’Angelo, Mica Paris and Lynden David Hall.

Continues to DJ around the globe, as of 2012 Trevor is in his 10th year residency at Pacha in Ibiza.

Released 7 compilation albums, including INCredible sound of Trevor Nelson, The Soul Nation CD plus 3 “Lick” compilations.

Won 4 Mobos for Best DJ

2002 awarded an MBE for work with the Millennium Volunteers.

In 2010 awarded a GOLD lifetime achievement award by the Sony Radio Academy, and was nominated as a Hackney Ambassador to coincide with the 2012 Olympics.

TV credits

2012 Olympics opening ceremony: BBC1

Maestro: BBC2

BBC3 Grammys coverage

NFL UK: on Five

World Cup coverage, Soweto 2010 – BBC1

Trevor Nelson’s Urban Choice: BBC2

Trevor Nelson’s Lowdown: -Jay Z. Alicia Keys. Mariah Carey, Usher, R.Kelly.
James Brown: BBC3

Soul Nation ( Channel 4)

Players Club. Trevor meets…Puff Daddy, Mary J Blige, Mel B (Money
Productions) BBC2

Twice presenter for the Mobo Awards

MTV: Red Carpet Show European MTV Awards

You call the shots – BBC1-Holiday

Just the Two of Us- BBC1

Radio

Monday – Friday: 1Xtra 10am – 1pm

Every Saturday Radio1: 7-9pm (simulcast on1Xtra)

Every Wednesday: Radio 2 11pm-midnight

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TREVOR NELSON ANSWERS YOUR QUESTIONS
Trevor Nelson Collection 2

To mark the release of Trevor Nelson Collection 2 Trevor has answered questions from his fans in video filmed exclusively for Amazon Music. Click here to watch.

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Trevor Nelson Collection 2

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  • Shayne Horton

    Will the collection2 be available on vinyl lp

Radio 1Xtra

Trevor's daytime show on BBC 1Xtra, every weekday from 10am - 1pm. Great new music and top guests, with a hint of 1Xtra's Live Lounge.

BBC Radio 1Xtra

Radio 1Xtra

Trevor's daytime show on BBC 1Xtra, every weekday from 10am - 1pm. Great new music and top guests, with a hint of 1Xtra's Live Lounge.

BBC Radio 2

Radio 2

Radio 2's soul show, Wednesdays from 11pm – midnight. Explore the depths of Trevor's record collection, presenting an hour of the best in timeless soul, rare funky treats and modern classics.

Trevor Nelson NYE Party
Trevor Nelson

 TREVOR NELSON throws another one of his legendary New Years Eve parties, but this year we go bigger and better at the indigo at the O2 in London. Get your tickets now from £25.  www.trevornelson.fatsoma.com