The Stars Are Stepping In As Guest DJs on SiriusXM’s Limited-Run Artist Channels

The Stars Are Stepping In As Guest DJs on SiriusXM's Limited-Run Artist Channels

SiriusXM announced today an all-star lineup of musicians, actors, athletes, comics and stars will step in as Guest DJs on a suite of special channels dedicated to iconic artists. The channels, launched earlier this month on SiriusXM’s streaming platform, now welcome luminaries such as Beck, Eric Church, Kenny Chesney, Maya Rudolph, Ricky Gervais, Sharon Stone and more, who are playing their favourite music on the limited-run artist branded channels dedicated to David Bowie, Fleetwood Mac, George Strait, Metallica,  Prince and The Rolling Stones.


The Prince Channel

The Prince Channel — which plays music from the GRAMMY®, Golden Globe and Academy Award® winner’s iconic catalogue, from early recordings to his biggest hits — will feature special Guest DJs from stars including H.E.R., Maxwell, Maya Rudolph, Naomi Campbell, The Revolution, and more. The Prince Channel is available on the SiriusXM app in the Hip-Hop/R&B category. See broadcast times for each special below!

The Revolution Purple Playlist

Thursday, May 21 at 6 pm
Sunday, May 24 at 6 pm

H.E.R. Purple Playlist

Saturday, May 23 at 6 pm

Naomi Campbell Purple Playlist

Monday, May 25 at 6 pm
Thursday, May 28 at 6 pm

Maya Rudolph Purple Playlist

Wednesday, May 27 at 6 pm

The Time Purple Playlist

Saturday, May 30 at 6 pm
Sunday, May 31 at 6 pm

Listen live to The Prince Channel


The David Bowie Channel

Tune in to David Bowie’s exclusive SiriusXM channel throughout May to hear hour-long episodes of The David Bowie Channel Guest DJ Series, featuring comedian Ricky Gervais and musicians Billy Idol, Beck, and Patrick Stump. Each episode will include one host spinning their favourite Bowie songs and sharing memorable stories about the iconic artist

Ricky Gervais Guest DJ

Monday, May 18 at 3 pm and 9 pm
Tuesday, May 19 at 4 am, 10 am, 4 pm, and 10 pm
Wednesday, May 20 at 5 am, 2 pm, and 8 pm
Thursday, May 21 at 3 am, 12 pm, and 6 pm
Friday, May 22 at 12 am, 7 am, and 7 pm
Saturday, May 23 at 8 am
Sunday, May 24 at 2 am and 6 pm

Patrick Stump Guest DJ

Wednesday, May 20 at 11 am, 5 pm, and 11 pm
Thursday, May 21 at 6 am, 3 pm, and 9 pm
Friday, May 22 at 4 am, 1 pm, and 10 pm
Saturday, May 23 at 5 am and 2 pm
Sunday, May 24 at 12 pm

Billy Idol Guest DJ

Friday, May 22 at 10 am and 4 pm
Saturday, May 23 at 1 am and 8 pm
Sunday, May 24 at 9 am

Beck Guest DJ

Saturday, May 23rd at 11 am, 5 pm, and 11 pm
Sunday, May 24 at 6 am, 3 pm, and 9 pm

Listen live to The David Bowie Channel


Fleetwood Mac Channel

Before The Fleetwood Mac Channel gets taken by the wind on Saturday, May 30, don’t stop tuning in all month long as Fleetwood Mac fans Sharon Stone, Hayley Williams, KT Tunstall, and more take over the channel to share their favourite songs by the band and provide exclusive commentary. See broadcast times for each episode below, and check back for more Guest DJ specials soon!

Sharon Stone Guest DJ

Wednesday, May 20 at 1 pm
Thursday, May 21 at 6 pm
Friday, May 22 at 7 am
Saturday, May 23 at 8p m
Sunday, May 24 at 4 pm

Hayley Williams Guest DJ

Wednesday, May 20 at 7 pm
Friday, May 22 at 8 pm
Sunday, May 24 at 11 am

KT Tunstall Guest DJ

Thursday, May 21 at 10 am
Friday, May 22 at 4 pm
Saturday, May 23 at 2 pm

Listen live to The Fleetwood Mac Channel


Mandatory MetallicaMandatory Metallica — which plays the band’s biggest songs, rarities, and concert recordings from throughout the band’s iconic career — will feature special Guest DJs from stars, including Chris Jericho, Jim Breuer, Joe Manganiello, Scott Ian, and more. Mandatory Metallica is available on the SiriusXM app in the Rock category.

Joe Manganiello Guest DJ

Tuesday, May 19 at 9 am and 5 pm ET
Wednesday, May 20 at 10 am and 3 pm ET

Chris Jericho Guest DJ

Friday, May 22 at 5 pm and 10 pm ET
Saturday, May 23 at 10 am and 3 pm ET
Sunday, May 24 at 11 am and 6 pm ET

Jim Breuer Guest DJ

Monday, May 25 at 4 pm and 10 pm ET
Tuesday, May 26 at 9 am and 5 pm ET
Wednesday, May 27 at 10 am and 3 pm ET

Warren Haynes Guest DJ

Thursday, May 28 at 9 am and 4 pm ET
Friday, May 29 at 5 pm and 10 pm ET
Saturday, May 30 at 10 am and 3 pm ET

Listen live to Mandatory Metallica


Ace in the Hole George StraitGeorge Strait’s Ace in the Hole Radio — a nonstop stream of the King of Country Music’s hits and more — will feature special Guest DJs takeovers from stars, including Ashley McBryde, Eli and Peyton Manning, Eric Church, Kenny Chesney, Martina McBride, and more. Ace in the Hole Radio is available on the SiriusXM app in the Country category.

Peyton and Eli Manning Guest DJ

Tuesday, May 19 at 12 pm and 3 pm

Eric Church Guest DJ

Wednesday, May 20 at 12 pm and 3 pm

Kenny Chesney Guest DJ

Thursday, May 21 at 12 pm and 3 pm

Martina McBride Guest DJ

Friday, May 22 at 12 pm and 3 pm

Ashley McBryde Guest DJ

Saturday, May 23 at 12 pm and 3 pm

Charley Pride Guest DJ

Sunday, May 24 at 12 pm and 3 pm

Listen live to George Strait’s Ace in the Hole Radio


Rolling Stones RadioRolling Stones Radio will feature special hour-long guest DJs from stars including Don Was, Joan Jett, Theodora Richards, Steve Jordan, and more. Rolling Stones Radio is available all month on the SiriusXM app in the Rock category.

Joan Jett Guest DJ

Thursday, May 21 at 12 pm
Friday, May 22 at 9 am
Saturday, May 23 at 6 am
Sunday, May 24 at 8 am
Monday, May 25 at 10 am
Tuesday, May 26 at 3 pm
Thursday, May 28 at 5 pm

Don Was Guest DJ

Thursday, May 21 at 3 pm
Friday, May 22 at 12 pm
Saturday, May 23 at 9 am
Sunday, May 24 at 11 am
Monday, May 25 at 1 pm
Wednesday, May 27 at 11 am

Theodora Richards Guest DJ

Thursday, May 21 at 6 pm
Friday, May 22 at 3 pm
Saturday, May 23 at 12 pm
Sunday, May 24 at 2 pm
Monday, May 25 at 4 pm
Tuesday, May 26 at 7 am
Thursday, May 28 at 12 pm

Steve Jordan Guest DJ

Thursday, May 21 at 9 pm
Friday, May 22 at 6 pm
Saturday, May 23 at 3 pm
Sunday, May 24 at 5 pm
Monday, May 25 at 7 pm
Tuesday, May 26 at 7 am
Thursday, May 28 at 12 pm

Listen live to Rolling Stones Radio


SiriusXM has collaborated with acclaimed and iconic artists and their representatives to create personally curated audio experiences for listeners everywhere. The collection of exclusive music channels that launched on Friday, May 1 are dedicated to megastars David Bowie, Eagles, Fleetwood Mac, George Strait, Guns N’ Roses, Led Zeppelin, Metallica, Prince, and The Rolling Stones. These channels are available to subscribers nationwide on SiriusXM radios and to everyone (including anyone who is not already a subscriber) on the SiriusXM app and connected devices as part of our free streaming access period through May 30. For more information and to start listening, visit: SiriusXM.ca/streamfree.