The Radio 1 Breakfast show will be broadcasting live from Derry on Monday.
Host Nick Grimshaw will host the show which will feature a special mystery guest.
Yesterday Bruno Mars, Biffy Clyro and Calvin Harris were announced as the headliners for BBC Radio 1’s Big Weekend 2013 which will take place in Derry from May 24-26.
Nick Grimshaw broke the news on the Radio 1 Breakfast Show, announcing over 40 of the biggest and hottest bands and artists playing over three days in one of Europe’s largest free music festivals.
Radio 1’s Big Weekend takes place in the heart of the city at Ebrington Square and Venue 2013. On Friday 24 May, the focus will be on dance music and 1Xtra; while Saturday 25 May and Sunday 26 May will feature a Main Stage and In New Music We Trust Stage.