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Top Of The Pops Christmas Special lineup and start time

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Top Of the Pops is back this Christmas day for its annual festive special.

The Top Of The Pops Christmas special is the first of two one-offs this holiday season, with another episode on New Year's Eve.

Both shows will be hosted by Fearne Cotton and Reggie Yates and will celebrate the biggest hits and most successful acts of 2016.

The Christmas special today on BBC One will be an hour-long celebration of all things pop, reviewing 2016’s year in music with a line-up of some of the biggest musical names of the year.

Top Of The Pops Christmas line up 2016

Those performing on the 2016 Top Of The Pops Christmas special are Clean Bandit featuring Anne Marie, DNCE, Olly Murs, Skepta, Jonas Blue featuring Dakot and Zara Larsson.

Joining them on the TOTP line up are Calum Scott, Kungs, James Arthur, Craig David and Louisa Johnson.

Co-host Fearne Cotton said: "The festive Top of the Pops specials are such a wonderful tradition, and I’m so happy they’re back for another year.

"The line-up is as epic as ever, and the show’s promise to be a special watch.”

Reggie Yates added: "Hosting the annual Top Of The Pops Christmas and New Year’s Eve specials is one of the highlights of my year - it’s always a pleasure to present the biggest pop party on TV alongside my old friend Fearne."

The Top Of The Pops Christmas special airs today, Christmas Day, on BBC One from 1:50PM.

Fearne and Reggie will then return to our TV screens on New Year’s Eve to showcase 2016’s greatest hits and brightest chart stars to BBC One audiences.

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