Pete Tong’s name is synonymous with dance music culture and his involvement in all areas of music, have made him a genuine household name. As a broadcaster who brought dance to the masses via his Essential Selection show at Radio One - he continues to count himself very lucky to be there with millions of people every Friday as they start their weekend. His show is one of the most listened to shows at Radio 1 both live and on-line with millions of listeners weekly around the globe as he effortlessly picks the hits of tomorrow and shouts about the best tunes across all genres of music. Pete also produces an international show that is syndicated in over 25 countries worldwide including Italy, Dubai, Canada, and the USA.
As a DJ, Pete has graced the decks of the best clubs and festivals worldwide. As a producer he has assembled the music for movie soundtracks such as The Beach, Human Traffic and 24 Hour Party People and has produced his own material under various guises. As an innovator, Tong has taken the world of Podcasts by storm and taking the #1 spot in the music podcasts download chart with the ‘Tongcast’. Pete has also produced the world’s first collection of TV-style music shows, aired weekly direct to mobile phones. And as an icon, Tong was the inspiration behind the film 'It’s All Gone Pete Tong'.