Valentine’s Day is almost here and SiriusXM is promising more holiday variety than a box of chocolates. Get ready to be struck by Cupid’s arrow when you tune in to one (or two…or all) of the below specials at their respective times.
All You Need is Love: Top 50 Beatles Love Songs
It’s no surprise that many claim The Beatles as their first musical love. Feel the love as legendary musician and friend of The Beatles, Peter Frampton, takes over the airwaves on The Beatles Channel (Ch. 14) to count down the top 50 fan-voted romantic songs by the band at 9 pm ET on Valentine’s Day.
The Love Channel
Some love may be fleeting, but SiriusXM Love (Ch. 291) is not. Tune in for 24/7 romance ballads and your favourite lovey-dovey lyrics to swoon all Valentine’s weekend-long (no significant other required).
Love Ever After
Love is in the air, on the airwaves, and on Hallmark Channel. In celebration of the channel’s Love Ever After television lineup, tune in to Hallmark Channel Radio (Ch. 70) to hear love stories from your favourite Hallmark stars, heart-warming pet adoption tales, and classic romantic melodies.
Cootie-Free Valentine’s Day
Not all Valentine’s Day attitudes are created equal. Whether they’re dedicated to loving mom, dad, yourself, or even beans (yes, beans), these cootie-free “love” songs are perfect for the whole family. Hear them on Valentine’s Day via Kids Place Live (Ch. 78) at 6 am, 1 pm, and 6 pm ET.
Valentine’s Day FOUR Play
If you ask SiriusXM Octane (Ch. 37), the only thing better than a little wordplay is a little four play. Get in the mood with four-song block requests of listeners’ most-desired hard rock airing throughout Valentine’s Day until 3 am ET on Saturday, February 15.
Lust for Lists: Songs With Heart
While some may be celebrating lust rather than love this Valentine’s Day, 1st Wave (Ch. 33) is devoted to celebrating both. Hear host Lori Majewski take you through an extra special curated playlist featuring songs with “heart” in the title at 9 am, 2 pm, and 8 pm ET on Valentine’s Day.
Paul Anka Valentine’s Weekend
Looking for that good, old-fashioned type of love this V-Day? Don’t miss the Paul Anka Valentine’s Takeover on ’50s on 5 (Ch. 5) — which will feature the legend himself sharing his favourite love songs of the 1950s (including some of his own) — as it kicks off on Friday at 6 am ET and airs throughout the weekend, ending on Sunday, February 16th at 9 pm ET.
’60s Satellite Survey: Top 60 Love Songs
In this special edition of The ’60s Satellite Survey, ’60s on 6 (Ch. 6) is celebrating the big day by sharing the top 60 songs that received the most love from listeners. Fans can hear where their favourite love song of the decade ranked at 7 pm on Friday; 2 pm ET on Saturday, February 15th; 10 am ET on Sunday, February 16th; and 9 pm ET on Wednesday, February 19th.
Nancy for Frank: Valentine’s Day Edition
In this heart-melting show of family love, Nancy Sinatra is taking over Siriusly Sinatra (Ch. 71) with a special edition of her weekly show featuring three full hours of love songs by her father, Frank Sinatra. Tune in to hear the love both in and on the air starting at 10 am ET on Friday.
Heartbreaker Countdown with Steel Panther
The heartbreakers who brought fans classics like “Community Property” are counting down the 13 best listener-voted breakup songs for those who may not necessarily be feeling the love this year. Catch Steel Panther hosting this Hair Nation (Ch. 39) special when it airs at 8 am, 11 am, 5 pm, and 8 pm ET on Valentine’s Day.
Turbo (Ch. 41) is kicking Cupid’s ass this Valentine’s Day (and all weekend long, just for good measure). Listeners are letting their exes know how they really feel via the ’90s and 2000s hard rock with salty song dedications, biting lyrics, and more every 20 minutes starting at 5 am ET on Valentine’s Day and running until 3 pm ET on Sunday, February 16th.
Valentine’s Day on Heart & Soul and Silk
Do you have an empty Valentine’s Day calendar, but are still hoping to get Ro-Mantic for the holiday? Look no further than Heart & Soul (Ch. 48). Sultry R&B singer Ro James is taking listeners on a date with his guest host, Keke Palmer. Hear the two layout dating dos and don’ts while also shouting out some of their favourite love songs (including exclusive music from Ro James’ new album) all Valentine’s Day starting at 12 am ET.
The two will also be taking over Silk (Ch. 330) along with a special from Ari Lennox where she shares her slant on self-love. Both will run throughout the holiday until 3 am ET on Saturday, February 15th.
Soul Town’s Love Song Countdown
How sweet it is to hear some of the most iconic love songs of all time — join host Jeff Foxx as he celebrates the meaning of the day with 20 of the greatest love songs of the classic soul and Motown eras on SiriusXM Soul Town (Ch. 49) at 12 pm ET on Valentine’s Day.
Pointer Sisters Valentine’s Guest DJ Show
It’s time to get excited for Valentine’s Day. Anita and Bonnie Pointer are joining Big Jim Sykes for a fun-lovin’ Valentine’s Guest DJ Show on Elvis Radio (Ch. 19). Tune the as genre-spanning titans share some of their favourite love stories, songs, and tales about growing up on both Gospel and Elvis. Hear it at 7 pm ET on Valentine’s Day.