Radio X’s Best Of British, March – April 2020


1. The following rules (“Specific Rules”) together with the general competition terms and conditions (which can be found at (the “Competition Terms and Conditions”) of Global (as defined in the Competition Terms and Conditions) apply to Radio X’s ‘Best Of British’ competition (the “Competition") which will run from Monday 16th March 2020 to Friday 3rd April 2020 on Radio X (the “Radio Station”).

2. Anyone who enters the Competition (an “Entrant”) will be deemed to have read and accepted the Specific Rules and the Competition Terms and Conditions and will be bound by them.

3. Details of the Competition:

3.1. To enter the Competition an Entrant must go online to the Competition page at and register their details.

3.2. Entrants must vote for their three favourite pieces of British music. Online entry will open at 08:00 (GMT) on Monday 16th March 2020 and will close at 23:59 (BST) on Friday 3rd April 2020.

3.3. “British music” is defined as being written, recorded and released by a band whose majority of members are British, or are based in Britain.

3.4. To be eligible for inclusion in the chart, songs must have been played by Radio X since its launch on 21st September 2015.

3.5. Entrants must vote for three separate songs.

3.6. We may be unable to count a vote if the vote is incomplete or the piece of music cannot be accurately identified.

3.7. Entrants must include their email address, phone number, or address to ensure their votes are not duplicates. Votes submitted without contact details may not be counted in the chart.

3.8. Votes are weighted in terms of preference. A first-choice vote is attributed 3 points, a second-choice vote 2 points and a third-choice vote 1 point.

3.9. Votes should be entered in order of preference and the final chart is dependent on the total number of points assigned to each song. The new Top 100 Best of British chart will be announced on Easter Monday 2020 (Monday 13th April).

3.10. If two or more pieces of music tie with the same number of points, the number of first, second and third-choice votes will be taken into consideration to decide the final chart positions.

3.11. No automated, machine assisted, third party, syndicate or other group votes will be accepted. We shall discount any votes that appear to have used any of these methods.

3.12. Radio X reserves the right to remove bulk votes that we believe arise as a result of a concerted attempt to skew the vote, and which render the vote an inaccurate reflection of voters' preferences.

3.13. Votes submitted using Twitter, Facebook, Snapchat, Instagram, YouTube, or posted online will not be eligible to enter the Competition or be included in the chart.

3.14. Only eligible votes submitted on the online form, will be included in the chart.

3.15. Radio X’s decision is final.

4. Eligibility:

4.1. The vote is open to residents of the UK aged 18 and over. Proof of eligibility must be provided should this be requested by Global.

4.2. Entry is restricted to one entry per person; duplicate entries will be excluded from the Competition.

5. Promoter

The Promoter of the competition is Global, 30 Leicester Square, London WC2H 7LA