J1 HITS plays Japan's Hottest Hits - 24 hours a day.  

Listen for the following features throughout the day:

  • At least 2 Top-40 songs per hour (Mon-Fri Americas)
  • Classic Hits at about 10 minutes after the hour
  • Tokyo Travel and Weather on the :15s and :45s from 6:15am~11:45pm JST)
  • Weather for the Americas at 6AM, 7AM, 8AM and 9AM PDT.


Michiasa Music

Americas: Sunday~Thursday 4PM~6PM PDT

Japan: Monday~Friday 8AM~10AM JST 

  • A fun and upbeat music mix to get your day started! 


Japan's Top 40 Countdown

Americas: Saturday 7PM~11PM PDT (repeated Sunday 8AM~12Noon PDT)
Japan: Sunday 11AM~3PM 

Join Michiko as she counts down Japan's most hottest hits from number 40 to number 1 and remember those "ichibans" from years past.

J1 XTRA timetable


J1 XTRA is available through the J1 Jplayer and iTunes and is available worldwide.

J1 Gold

J1 GOLD plays Japanese music from the 50s 60s and 70s all the time. J1 GOLD is available exclusively through the J1 Jplayer and is not available to Japan and some other countries.