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This is a list of Sirius Satellite Radio channels. There are a total of 151 full-time channels on Sirius, 130 of which are on Sirius Canada.

Contents

Key & Symbols

Ch - Sirius channel number
Name - Channel title
Format - Type of content the channel plays
Notes - Additional specific information about the channel
Sat. - Checked box indicates the channel does broadcast from the Sirius satellites.
Dish Network.svg - Broadcasts on Dish Network
Gnome-fs-web.svg - Channel streams on Sirius' website.
Cell phone icon.svg Checked box indicates this channel will be available on Sprint Nextel in the United States
Checkboxes: Checkbox.svg - On US and Canadian services; Checkbox-red.svg - On US service only; Checkbox-blue.svg - On Canadian service only.
HIGHLIGHTS - Red highlights indicate the channel will soon be deleted. Yellow highlights indicate an upcoming new channel that has yet to debut. Blue highlights indicate an existing channel is going to be modified through name, format, channel number, or service offered on.
(Spanish) - Broadcasts in Spanish.
(French) - Broadcasts in French.
indicates channels containing explicit language.
Triangle-gold.gif - Regularly scheduled programming on these channels is subject to preemption for live music and sports programming.
Flag of Canada.svg - Content specifically created for Sirius Canada's satellite broadcast.

List

Ch Name Format Notes Dish Network.svg Gnome-fs-web.svg Cell phone icon.svg
Pop/Hits
001 Sirius XM Hits 1 Top 40 Checkbox.svg 6001 Checkbox.svg Checkbox-red.svg
002 The Blend Soft Adult Contemporary This XM channel was added to Sirius November 12, 2008 replacing Starlite Checkbox.svg 6002 Checkbox.svg
003 Sirius XM Love Love songs Formerly titled Sirius Love until November 12, 2008 Checkbox.svg 6003 Checkbox.svg
004 The ’40s on 4 Hits from the 1940s This XM channel was added to Sirius November 12, 2008 replacing Movin' Easy Checkbox.svg 6004 Checkbox.svg
005 The ’50s on 5 Hits from the 1950s Formerly titled Sirius Gold until November 12, 2008 Checkbox.svg 6005 Checkbox.svg
006 The ’60s on 6 Hits from the 1960s Formerly titled 60's Vibrations until November 12, 2008 Checkbox.svg 6006 Checkbox.svg Checkbox-red.svg
007 The ’70s on 7 Hits from the 1970s Formerly titled Totally 70's until November 12, 2008 Checkbox.svg 6007 Checkbox.svg Checkbox-red.svg
008 The ’80s on 8 Hits from the 1980s Formerly titled Big 80's until November 12, 2008 Checkbox.svg 6008 Checkbox.svg Checkbox-red.svg
009 The ’90s on 9 Hits from the 1990s This XM channel was added to Sirius November 12, 2008 Checkbox.svg 6009 Checkbox.svg Checkbox-red.svg
011 BBC Radio 1 New Music from the United Kingdom Checkbox.svg 6011 Checkbox.svg
012 The Pulse Hot Adult Contemporary On Channel 9 until November 12, 2008 Checkbox.svg 6012 Checkbox.svg
013 Elvis Radio Elvis Presley Music Checkbox.svg 6013 Checkbox.svg
076 Escape Beautiful Music This XM channel was added to Sirius November 12, 2008 Checkbox.svg 6076 Checkbox.svg
Rock
010 E Street Radio Bruce Springsteen 24/7 Checkbox.svg 6010 Checkbox.svg
014 Classic Vinyl Classic rock from the 1960s and 1970s Checkbox.svg 6014 Checkbox.svg Checkbox-red.svg
015 Classic Rewind Classic rock from the late 1970s, 1980s and early 1990s Checkbox.svg 6015 Checkbox.svg Checkbox-red.svg
016 Deep Tracks Deep Classic rock Formerly "The Vault" until November 12, 2008 Checkbox.svg 6016 Checkbox.svg
017 Dave Matthews Band Radio Dave Matthews Band and other music featuring Dave Matthews 24/7 Checkbox.svg 6017 Checkbox.svg
017 Jam On Jam Bands Temporarily off the air until 2009-06-08.
018 The Spectrum Adult Album Alternative Checkbox.svg 6018 Checkbox.svg
019 Boneyard Classic hard rock Absorbed Buzzsaw on November 12, 2008. Previously aired AC/DC Radio until January 15, 2009. Checkbox.svg 6019 Checkbox.svg
020 Octane Pure hard rock Checkbox.svg 6020 Checkbox.svg
021 Alt Nation Alternative rock Checkbox.svg 6021 Checkbox.svg Checkbox-red.svg
022 First Wave Classic New Wave and Alternative rock Checkbox.svg 6022 Checkbox.svg Checkbox-red.svg
023 Hair Nation Glam Metal Checkbox.svg 6023 Checkbox.svg Checkbox-red.svg
024 Lithium 1990s alternative rock, Grunge Added February 14, 2007 Checkbox.svg 6024 Checkbox.svg
025 Underground Garage Little Steven's Underground Garage Checkbox.svg 6025 Checkbox.svg
026 Sirius XMU Indie / College / Unsigned Formerly Left of Center until November 12, 2008 Checkbox.svg 6026 Checkbox.svg
027 Liquid Metal Heavy metal and Hardcore Formerly Hard Attack until November 12, 2008. Temporarily switched to Mandatory Metallica from March 14, 2009 to April 13, 2009. Checkbox.svg 6027 Checkbox.svg
028 Faction Punk rock, Hip hop, Heavy metal, and Hard rock Checkbox.svg 6028 Checkbox.svg
029 The Loft Eclectic Acoustic Rock This XM channel was added to Sirius November 12, 2008 Checkbox.svg 6029 Checkbox.svg
030 The Coffee House Singers, Songwriters, & Acoustic rock Checkbox.svg 6030 Checkbox.svg
031 Radio Margaritaville Jimmy Buffett and other music appealing to Parrotheads Was titled "Vacation" until March 14, 2006 Checkbox.svg 6031 Checkbox.svg
032 The Grateful Dead Channel Music from the Grateful Dead Added September 7, 2007. Checkbox.svg 6032 Checkbox.svg
033 The Bridge Mellow Rock Added on January 15, 2009 Checkbox.svg 6033 Checkbox.svg
Electronic/Dance
035 Sirius XM Chill Chill out music Formerly "Chill" until November 12, 2008 Checkbox.svg 6035 Checkbox.svg Checkbox-red.svg
036 BPM Dance hits This XM channel was added to Sirius on November 12, 2008, replacing The Beat Checkbox.svg 6036 Checkbox.svg Checkbox-red.svg
038 Area Trance and Progressive House Moved from channel 33 to 38 and renamed Area 38 on 2008-06-24. Renamed Area on November 12, 2008. Checkbox.svg 6038 Checkbox.svg Checkbox-red.svg
081 The Strobe Disco and Freestyle music Moved from channel 37 to 81 and replaced Cinemagic on January 15, 2009. Checkbox.svg 6081 Checkbox.svg Checkbox-red.svg
Hip hop/R&B
039 BackSpin Classic Hip hop Checkbox.svg 6040 Checkbox.svg
040 Hip-Hop Nation Modern Hip hop Checkbox.svg 6040 Checkbox.svg
045 Shade 45 Progressive Hip hop Checkbox.svg 6045 Checkbox.svg
050 The Heat Pop and R&B This XM channel was added to Sirius on November 12, 2008, replacing Hot Jamz Checkbox.svg 6050 Checkbox.svg Checkbox-red.svg
051 Heart & Soul R&B Was switched to a Limited Michael Jackson Tribute channel shortly following his death until June 29, 2009. Checkbox.svg 6051 Checkbox.svg Checkbox-red.svg
053 Soul Town Classic Soul Was titled "Soul Revue" until September 29, 2005. Checkbox.svg 6053 Checkbox.svg
Country
060 The Highway Modern Country Music Formerly "New Country" until November 12, 2008 Checkbox.svg 6060 Checkbox.svg Checkbox-red.svg
061 Prime Country Country from the 1980s and 1990s Checkbox.svg 6061 Checkbox.svg Checkbox-red.svg
062 The Roadhouse Classic country hits Checkbox.svg 6062 Checkbox.svg
063 Outlaw Country Outlaw country Checkbox.svg 6063 Checkbox.svg
064 Willie's Place Willie Nelson's Traditional Country This XM channel was added to Sirius November 12, 2008 Checkbox.svg 6064 Checkbox.svg
065 Bluegrass Junction Bluegrass Formerly titled "Bluegrass" until November 12, 2008 Checkbox.svg 6065 Checkbox.svg
Christian
066 The Message Contemporary Christian This XM channel was added to Sirius on November 12, 2008, replacing "Spirit". Checkbox.svg 6066 Checkbox.svg
067 enLighten Southern Gospel This XM channel was added to Sirius November 12, 2008 Checkbox.svg 6067 Checkbox.svg
068 Praise Gospel Checkbox.svg 6068 Checkbox.svg
Jazz, Blues, & Standards
071 Watercolors Smooth Jazz This XM channel was added to Sirius on November 12, 2008, replacing Jazz Cafe Checkbox.svg 6071 Checkbox.svg
072 Real Jazz Traditional Jazz This XM channel was added to Sirius on November 12, 2008, replacing Pure Jazz Checkbox.svg 6072 Checkbox.svg
073 Spa New Age Formerly "Spa 73" until November 12, 2008 Checkbox.svg 6073 Checkbox.svg
074 B. B. King's Bluesville Blues This XM channel was added to Sirius November 12, 2008 Checkbox.svg 6074 Checkbox.svg Checkbox-red.svg
075 Siriusly Sinatra Standards and Swing Was titled Standard Time until February 14, 2007 Checkbox.svg 6075 Checkbox.svg
077 On Broadway Showtunes Formerly titled "Broadway's Best" until November 12, 2008 Checkbox.svg 6077 Checkbox.svg Checkbox-red.svg
Classical
078 Metropolitan Opera Radio Opera Added September 25, 2006. Added to Canadian receivers on February 14, 2007. Moved from channel 85 on 2008-06-24. Checkbox.svg 6078 Checkbox.svg
079 Sirius XM Pops Popular classical Moved from channel 86 on 2008-06-24. Formerly titled Sirius Pops until November 12, 2008. Checkbox.svg 6079 Checkbox.svg
080 Symphony Hall Classical music Checkbox.svg 6080 Checkbox.svg
Latin & International
083 Caliente Tropical/Latin pop (Spanish) Was titled "Tropical" until September 29, 2005. Moved to channel 83 on June 25, 2008. Absorbed Rumbon on November 12, 2008. Checkbox.svg 6083 Checkbox.svg
084 The Joint Reggae Reggae Rhythms was on channel 32 until February 14, 2007 and moved from channel 97 to channel 84 on June 24, 2008. Checkbox.svg 6084
085 Iceberg Radio Canadian Adult Alternative Flag of Canada.svg Moved to channel 85 on June 24, 2008. Checkbox.svg
086 CBC Radio 3 Canadian Indie Music Flag of Canada.svg Moved to channel 86 on June 24, 2008. Checkbox.svg
087 Bande à part French Indie Music Flag of Canada.svg(French) Moved to channel 87 on 2008-06-24. Checkbox.svg
088 Rock Velours French Adult Contemporary Flag of Canada.svg(French) Added to some U.S. receivers September 26, 2006. Moved to channel 88 on 2008-06-24. Checkbox.svg
089 Énergie2 Global Chart Hits Flag of Canada.svg(French) Added to some U.S. receivers September 26, 2006. Moved to channel 89 on 2008-06-24. Checkbox.svg
Howard Stern
100 Howard 100 Howard Stern’s channels Howard Stern Show Live in the morning. Repeats the The Howard Stern Show all day. Checkbox.svg Checkbox.svg
101 Howard 101 Featuring a delayed broadcast of The Howard Stern Show, Bubba the Love Sponge Show, Scott Ferrall and other comedy shows. Checkbox.svg Checkbox.svg
Entertainment
99 Playboy Radio Adult Entertainment TV Audio Rebroadcast. Channel requires the subscriber to opt-in to receive. Added March 14, 2006. Moved from channel 198 on November 12, 2008. Checkbox.svg Checkbox.svg
102 Sirius XM Stars Talk The flagship talk station of SIRIUS. Was titled "SIRIUS Talk Central" until September 29, 2005. Moved from channel 103 on March 14, 2006. Checkbox.svg Checkbox.svg
108 Sirius XM Stars Too Hot talk Triangle-gold.gifOn November 17 the channel dropped the Maxim Radio name. Checkbox.svg Checkbox.svg
109 SIRIUS OutQ Gay/Lesbian Entertainment Moved from channel 106 on February 14, 2007. Checkbox.svg Checkbox.svg
111 Cosmo Radio Women Talk Radio Added March 14, 2006. Checkbox.svg Checkbox.svg
112 Martha Stewart Living Radio Women's lifestyle programming Checkbox.svg Checkbox.svg
113 Specials Special Occasion Programming & Sports Added on 2008-06-24. Was Specialty until 2008-11-12 Checkbox.svg
147 Road Dog Trucking Truckers Talk and Entertainment Triangle-gold.gif Formerly titled "Sirius Trucking Network" until March 14, 2006. Checkbox.svg
Comedy
103 Blue Collar Comedy Comedy Checkbox.svg Checkbox.svg
104 Raw Dog Stand-up comedy Stand-up comedy and Jim Breuer's daily show Checkbox.svg Checkbox.svg
105 Laugh USA Comedy Was titled "Cracked-Up Comedy" until September 29, 2005. Formerly titled "Laugh Break" until November 12, 2008. Checkbox.svg Checkbox.svg
106 The Foxxhole Jamie Foxx's channel Launched May 17, 2007. Checkbox.svg Checkbox.svg
Family & Health
114 Doctor Radio Health and medical information Launched on 2008-06-02. Checkbox.svg
115 Radio Disney Children's Checkbox.svg
116 Kids Place Live Formerly named "Kids Stuff" until November 12, 2008. Checkbox.svg Checkbox.svg
117 Sirius XM Book Radio Books & Drama Triangle-gold.gif This XM channel was added on November 12, 2008. Checkbox.svg
118 Radio Classics Old Time Radio Triangle-gold.gif Checkbox.svg
Sports
91 ESPN Deportes Radio Sports Triangle-gold.gif(Spanish) Moved to channel 91 on 2008-06-24. Checkbox-red.svg
96 Sports extra Sports news and talk Flag of Canada.svg (French) Added to U.S. receivers September 26, 2006. Was titled Infoplus until October 1, 2007. Moved to channel 96 on 2008-06-24. Checkbox.svg
97 Sports Express Canadian Sports News Flag of Canada.svg Added on 2008-06-24. Checkbox.svg
98 Hardcore Sports Sports Talk Triangle-gold.gif Flag of Canada.svg Added to U.S. receivers September 26, 2006. Moved to channel 98 on 2008-06-24. Checkbox.svg
120 ESPN Radio Sports Talk Checkbox.svg
121 ESPN All Access Sports News Triangle-gold.gif TV audio rebroadcast of ESPNews plus additional content from ESPN[1]. Checkbox.svg
122 Sirius Sports Central Sports Talk Was on channel 123 until November 12, 2008. Checkbox.svg
123 Mad Dog Radio Triangle-gold.gif Checkbox.svg
124 Sirius NFL Radio Sports Talk Triangle-gold.gif Checkbox.svg Checkbox.svg
125 Sports Play-by-Play 1 Sports Checkbox.svg
126 Sports Play-by-Play 2 Checkbox.svg
127 Sporting News Radio Sports Talk Added to Sirius November 12, 2008 Checkbox.svg
128 Sirius NASCAR Radio NASCAR Racing and Talk Added September 26, 2006. Launched January 1, 2007. Checkbox.svg
Talk, News, & NPR
90 Radio Korea Programming from Korea Triangle-gold.gifBroadcasts in (Korean) Moved to channel 90 on 2008-06-24. Checkbox-red.svg
92 CNN en Español News (Spanish) TV audio rebroadcast. Added September 26, 2006. Moved to channel 92 on 2008-06-24. Checkbox-red.svg
94 Première Plus Canadian news and information Flag of Canada.svg(French) Moved to channel 94 on 2008-06-24. Checkbox.svg
95 RCI + Multilingual Talk Flag of Canada.svg Added to U.S. receivers September 26, 2006. Broadcasts in (Spanish), (French), (Chinese), (Portuguese), (Arabic), and (Russian). Moved to channel 95 on 2008-06-24. Checkbox.svg
110 P.O.T.U.S Political talk formerly Indie Talk, Added 2008-02-06[2]. Checkbox.svg Checkbox.svg
129 CNBC Financial News TV audio rebroadcast. Moved to 129 on March 14, 2006. Checkbox.svg
130 Bloomberg Radio Simulcast of WBBR in New York City, NY. Moved to 130 on March 14, 2006. Checkbox.svg
131 Fox News Channel News TV audio rebroadcast. Dropped in January 2006, but returned in March 2006 on 131. Checkbox.svg
132 CNN TV audio rebroadcast. Checkbox.svg Checkbox.svg
133 CNN Headline News TV audio rebroadcast. Checkbox.svg
134 NPR Now NPR programs arranged specifically for SIRIUS Checkbox.svg
135 NPR Talk National Public Radio Checkbox.svg
137 CBC Radio One Canadian news and information Flag of Canada.svg Checkbox.svg
140 World Radio Network World News Triangle-gold.gif Checkbox.svg
141 BBC World Service News Checkbox.svg
144 SIRIUS Patriot Conservative Talk Triangle-gold.gif Sirius RIGHT programming merged with this channel on March 14, 2006. Checkbox.svg Checkbox.svg
145 Fox News Talk News/Talk Added March 14, 2006. Checkbox.svg
146 SIRIUS Left Liberal Talk Triangle-gold.gif Checkbox.svg Checkbox.svg
Religion
159 The Catholic Channel Catholic Lifestyle Triangle-gold.gif Added September 26, 2006. Checkbox.svg Checkbox.svg
160 EWTN Global Catholic Network Catholic programming The Spanish EWTN Radio Catolica Mundial was cancelled March 14, 2006. Removed from Canadian receivers on February 14, 2007. Checkbox.svg Checkbox.svg
161 FamilyNet Radio Christian Talk from FamilyNet Radio Triangle-gold.gif Moved to 161 on September 26, 2006 Checkbox.svg
Traffic/Weather
138 The Weather Network Satellite Radio Service Weather Updates Across Canada Flag of Canada.svg Added to some U.S. receivers September 26, 2006. Moved to channel 138 on 2008-06-24. Checkbox.svg
148 New York Traffic and weather from New York City Checkbox-red.svg
149 Boston/Philadelphia Traffic and weather from Boston and Philadelphia Triangle-gold.gif Checkbox-red.svg
150 Los Angeles Traffic and weather from Los Angeles Also includes Variety Radio News updates Checkbox-red.svg
151 Chicago/St. Louis Traffic and weather from Chicago and St. Louis Checkbox-red.svg
152 Baltimore/Washington DC Traffic and weather from Baltimore and Washington DC Triangle-gold.gif Checkbox-red.svg
153 Atlanta/Miami Traffic and weather from Atlanta and Miami Triangle-gold.gif Checkbox-red.svg
154 Dallas-Ft. Worth/Houston Traffic and weather from Dallas, Ft. Worth and Houston Triangle-gold.gif Checkbox-red.svg
155 Detroit/Las Vegas Traffic and weather from Detroit and Las Vegas Triangle-gold.gif Las Vegas traffic & weather replaced Pittsburgh traffic and weather on September 26, 2006. Checkbox-red.svg
156 San Francisco/Seattle Traffic and weather from San Francisco and Seattle Triangle-gold.gif Checkbox-red.svg
157 San Diego/Phoenix Traffic and weather from San Diego and Phoenix Triangle-gold.gif Checkbox-red.svg
158 Orlando/Tampa-St. Petersburg Traffic and weather from Orlando and Tampa-St. Petersburg Triangle-gold.gif Checkbox-red.svg
184 Sirius XM Weather & Emergency Emergency Information Provides emergency weather and travel information in the event of disasters. Relays all AMBER Alert situations from across the United States. Only channel accessible without a subscription. Was titled "The Preview Channel" until September 29, 2005. Checkbox-red.svg
Best of XM (Premium package)
195 Oprah & Friends Self-help Talk Added to Sirius on 2008-09-30. Checkbox-red.svg Checkbox-red.svg
196 XM Public Radio Public radio Added to Sirius on 2008-09-30. Checkbox-red.svg
197 The Virus Opie and Anthony, Ron and Fez Added to Sirius on 2008-09-30. Checkbox-red.svg Checkbox-red.svg
208 NHL Home Ice National Hockey League talk & play-by-play Added to Sirius on 2008-09-30. Checkbox-red.svg Checkbox-red.svg
209 PGA Tour Network Live Tournament Coverage & Golf Talk Added to Sirius on 2008-09-30. Checkbox-red.svg Checkbox-red.svg
210 MLB Home Plate Major League Baseball talk Added to Sirius on 2008-12-10. Checkbox-red.svg Checkbox-red.svg
211 Sports Play-by-Play NBA, NHL, and College Sports Play-by-Play Added to Sirius on 2008-09-30. Checkbox-red.svg
212 Added to Sirius on 2008-09-30. Checkbox-red.svg
213 Added to Sirius on 2008-09-30. Checkbox-red.svg
214 Added to Sirius on 2008-09-30. Checkbox-red.svg
215 Added to Sirius on 2008-09-30. Checkbox-red.svg
216 Added to Sirius on 2008-09-30. Checkbox-red.svg
217 Added to Sirius on 2008-09-30. Checkbox-red.svg
218 Added to Sirius on 2008-09-30. Checkbox-red.svg
219 Added to Sirius on 2008-09-30. Checkbox-red.svg
220 Added to Sirius on 2008-09-30. Checkbox-red.svg
SIR / Only Available on Sirius Internet Radio
801 National Public Radio National Public Radio Checkbox-red.svg
802 Viva Latin Pop Hits Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2008-11-12. Checkbox.svg
803 The Bob Edwards Show The Bob Edwards Show Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2008-09-30. Checkbox-red.svg
804 Mad Dog Unleashed with Chris Russo 24/7 Mad Dog Unleashed Replays the most recent program all day. Checkbox.svg
805 Top 20 on 20 Top 20 Countdown Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-03-27. Checkbox.svg
806 Pop2K CHR/Top 40 Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-03-27. Checkbox.svg
807 The Groove Old School R&B Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-03-27. Checkbox.svg
808 The Village Folk music Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-03-27. Checkbox.svg
809 Cinemagic Movie soundtracks Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-03-27. Checkbox.svg
810 Sirius XM Limited Engagements Limited-run channels Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-05-18. Checkbox-red.svg
811 Sirius XM Sports Nation 2 More Sports Talk Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-05-18. Checkbox-red.svg
812 Sirius XM Bootlegs Exclusive Live Performances Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-05-18. Checkbox-red.svg
813 Sirius XM Music Showcase Exclusive Music Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-05-18. Checkbox-red.svg
814 Sirius XM Comedy Showcase Exclusive Comedy Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-05-18. Checkbox-red.svg
815 Sirius XM Talk Showcase Exclusive Talk Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-05-18. Checkbox-red.svg
816 America Right Conservative Talk Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-05-18. Checkbox-red.svg
817 America Left Progressive Talk Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-05-18. Checkbox-red.svg
818 C-SPAN Radio U.S. Government Hearings and Public Affairs Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-05-18. Checkbox-red.svg
819 Public Radio Exchange Public radio Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-05-18. Checkbox-red.svg
820 The Power African-American Talk Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-05-18. Checkbox-red.svg
821 FamilyTalk Christian Talk Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-09-13. Checkbox-red.svg

Format changes

  • The Strobe - Was Disco until September 29, 2005.
  • Hot Jamz - Was Urban Contemporary until September 29, 2005.
  • Standard Time - Was "Standards" until September 29, 2005.
  • Rumbon - Was Caribbean Dance Music until September 29, 2005.
  • Sports extra - Was French language news until October 1, 2007.

Former channels

(Most recent changes on top)

  • Rumbon (83) - was a Tropical/Reggaeton radio station (replaced by Caliente on November 12, 2008)
  • SIRIUS Disorder (33) - was a Freeform/Eclectic radio station (dropped on November 12, 2008)
  • The Beat (36) - Was a Top 40 Dance Hits station (Replaced by XM's BPM on November 12, 2008)
  • Sirius Super Shuffle (12) - was an adult hits station (dropped from online service November 12, 2008)
  • Universo Latino (90) - Universo Latino is a Spanish Pop radio station (dropped on November 12, 2008)
  • Boombox (39) - Boombox was a Breakbeat and rock remix radio station on Sirius Satellite Radio channel 39 and DISH Network channel 6034, (dropped on November 12, 2008)
  • Hot Jamz (50) - Hip-Hop and R&B (replaced by XM's The Heat on November 12, 2008)
  • E! Entertainment Radio (107) - Entertainment news and Celebrity Gossip, (dropped on November 12, 2008)
  • Punk (29) - Was a Punk and Ska radio station. On September 15, 2008, it was replaced with a 24-hour AC/DC channel.
  • Client 9 Radio (126) - Talk channel ran from March 14, 2008 at 5:00 pm ET through midnight on March 17, 2008 to discuss the Eliot Spitzer scandal.[3]
  • LIME Radio (114) - Healthy Lifestyle (dropped February 13, 2008).
  • Court TV Plus (110) - Live trial proceedings (dropped January 1, 2008) -- channel now broadcasts "POTUS".
  • ABC News & Talk (143) - News/talk and entertainment (dropped September 24, 2007).
  • Planet Jazz (70) - Modern Jazz (dropped September 7, 2007)
  • The Who Channel (29) - The Who music (dropped April 1, 2007)
  • Discovery Channel Radio (119) - Discovery Channel programming (dropped February 14, 2007).
  • Revolution (67) - Christian rock (dropped February 14, 2007).
  • C-SPAN Radio (139) - U.S. Government Hearings and Public Affairs. (dropped February 14, 2007).
  • Sports Byline USA (122) - Sports Talk (dropped February 14, 2007).
  • Rolling Stones Radio (98) - All Rolling Stones music (dropped January 1, 2007).
  • PRI (136) - Global Issues (dropped September 25, 2006).
  • BBC Mundo (182) - (Spanish) News, (dropped September 25, 2006)
  • Classical Voices (85) - Opera, (dropped September 25, 2006)
  • WSM Entertainment (117) - Simulcast of 650 WSM in Nashville. Broadcast the Grand Ole Opry (dropped September 13, 2006).
  • Sirius RIGHT (145) - Some programming from this channel was merged into Sirius Patriot (dropped March 14, 2006).
  • Sirius Advice (117) - Advice programming. Upon deletion, programs were added to other Sirius channels (dropped March 14, 2006).
  • Mexicana (91) - Played Regional Mexican music (dropped March 14, 2006).
  • EWTN Radio Catolica Mundial (180) - Spanish language Catholic programming (dropped March 14, 2006).
  • Remix (62) - Played exclusive remixes of modern dance music (dropped September 29, 2005).
  • Wax (42) - Featured remixed hip-hop (dropped September 29, 2005).
  • Slow Jamz (52) - Featured modern soft R&B (dropped September 29, 2005).
  • Swing Street (73) - Played swing music from the 1930s, 1940s, and 1950s (dropped September 29, 2005).
  • Folk Town (38) - Played contemporary and traditional folk music (dropped September 29, 2005).
  • Hispanic Talk (181) - Featured Spanish language talk radio (replaced with "ESPN Deportes" on December 1, 2005).
  • The Weather Channel Radio (110,111,112) - Provided continual weather forecasts (dropped September 29, 2005).
  • Wisdom Radio (132) - Dedicated to new age thinkers and life improvement methods. Rebranded as "Lime" on September 29, 2005.
  • The Word Network (161) - Featured Gospel music and urban ministries from a Protestant and Gospel perspective (dropped September 29, 2005).
  • Air America Radio (144) - Featured liberal talk radio, mainly which were Air America personalities. Dropped in July 2005 when Air America went exclusively with XM Satellite Radio.
  • Vacation (97) - Played island vacation music -- replaced with "Radio Margaritaville" in June 2005.
  • Talk for Women (Our Time) (131) - Featured women-oriented talk and entertainment programming (dropped May 2005).
  • Street Beat (44) - Featured rap (dropped October 2004).
  • La Red Hispana (117) - Featured news and talk programming in Spanish (replaced with "Hispanic Talk" in July 2004).
  • Planet Dance (63) - Played mainstream dance music (replaced with "Area 63" -- now Area -- in July 2004).
  • Radio Deportivo (128) - Featured sports programming in Spanish (dropped July 2004).
  • The Border (36) - Played alternative country (replaced with "Outlaw Country" in April 2004).
  • Country Road (32) - Played a mix of classic country and modern country (replaced with "Prime Country" in January 2004).
  • House Party (60) - Played house music (dropped January 2004).
  • The Vortex (64) - Played trance music (dropped January 2004).
  • Planet Rhyme (41) - Featured international hip-hop (dropped January 2004).
  • Vista (82) - Played chamber music (dropped January 2004).
  • Soundscapes (98) - Played new age music (dropped January 2004).
  • SIRIUS Sessions (100) - Played live music (dropped January 2004).
  • Sirius Entertainment (135) - Featured programming about celebrities and the world of entertainment (replaced with "Our Time - Talk for Women" in January 2004).
  • A&E Satellite Radio (137) - Featured programming from the A&E television network (dropped January 2004).
  • Radio Amigo (140) - A Spanish language talk channel (dropped January 2004).
  • Radio Mujer (141) - A Spanish language talk channel (dropped January 2004).
  • The Express (44) - Old School/Funk R&B (dropped February 2003).

See also

References

  1. ^ PR Newswire via sirius.com (2007-12-11). "ESPN and SIRIUS Satellite Radio Expand Broadcast Relationship to Include Exclusive Programming". Press release. http://investor.sirius.com/ReleaseDetail.cfm?ReleaseID=281285. Retrieved 2008-01-28. "SportsCenter and other popular ESPN shows will be available for first time on national radio New weekly talk show, "ESPN The Magazine on SIRIUS," debuted today, exclusively on SIRIUS channel 121"  
  2. ^ PR Newswire via sirius.com (2008-02-04). "SIRIUS Satellite Radio Launches Indie Talk Channel: Exclusive, Groundbreaking Radio Where You Can 'Speak For Yourself'". Press release. http://investor.sirius.com/ReleaseDetail.cfm?ReleaseID=291626. Retrieved 2008-02-05. "Indie Talk reinvents talk radio with regular "blogcast" news updates and user-generated opinions. Veteran actor and political maverick Ron Silver to host daily morning talk show"  
  3. ^ http://www.sirius.com/client9radio Client 9 Radio

External links


This is a list of Sirius Satellite Radio channels. There are a total of 151 full-time channels on Sirius, 130 of which are on Sirius Canada.

Contents

Key & Symbols

Ch - Sirius channel number
Name - Channel title
Format - Type of content the channel plays
Notes - Additional specific information about the channel
Sat. - Checked box indicates the channel does broadcast from the Sirius satellites.

- Broadcasts on Dish Network
- Channel streams on Sirius' website.
Checked box indicates this channel will be available on Sprint Nextel in the United States

Checkboxes: - On US and Canadian services; - On US service only; - On Canadian service only.
HIGHLIGHTS - Red highlights indicate the channel will soon be deleted. Yellow highlights indicate an upcoming new channel that has yet to debut. Blue highlights indicate an existing channel is going to be modified through name, format, channel number, or service offered on.
(Spanish) - Broadcasts in Spanish.
(French) - Broadcasts in French.
X indicates channels containing explicit language.

- Regularly scheduled programming on these channels is subject to preemption for live music and sports programming. 
- Content specifically created for Sirius Canada's satellite broadcast.

List

Ch Name Format Notes
Pop/Hits
001 Sirius XM Hits 1 Top 40 6001
002 The Blend Soft Adult Contemporary This XM channel was added to Sirius November 12, 2008 replacing Starlite 6002
003 Sirius XM Love Love songs Formerly titled Sirius Love until November 12, 2008 6003
004 The ’40s on 4 Hits from the 1940s This XM channel was added to Sirius November 12, 2008 replacing Movin' Easy 6004
005 The ’50s on 5 Hits from the 1950s Formerly titled Sirius Gold until November 12, 2008 6005
006 The ’60s on 6 Hits from the 1960s Formerly titled '60s Vibrations until November 12, 2008 6006
007 The ’70s on 7 Hits from the 1970s Formerly titled Totally 70's until November 12, 2008 6007
008 The ’80s on 8 Hits from the 1980s Formerly titled Big 80's until November 12, 2008 6008
009 The ’90s on 9 Hits from the 1990s This XM channel was added to Sirius November 12, 2008 6009
011 BBC Radio 1 New Music from the United Kingdom 6011
012 The Pulse Hot Adult Contemporary On Channel 9 until November 12, 2008 6012
013 Elvis Radio Elvis Presley Music 6013
076 Escape Beautiful Music This XM channel was added to Sirius November 12, 2008 6076
Rock
010 E Street Radio Bruce Springsteen 24/7 6010
014 Classic Vinyl Classic rock from the 1960s and 1970s 6014
015 Classic Rewind Classic rock from the late 1970s, 1980s and early 1990s 6015
016 Deep Tracks Deep Classic rock Formerly "The Vault" until November 12, 2008 6016
017 Dave Matthews Band Radio Dave Matthews Band and other music featuring Dave Matthews 24/7 6017
017 Jam On Jam Bands
018 The Spectrum Adult Album Alternative 6018
019 Boneyard Classic hard rock Absorbed Buzzsaw on November 12, 2008. Previously aired AC/DC Radio until January 15, 2009. 6019
020 Octane Pure hard rock X 6020
021 Alt Nation Alternative rock 6021
022 First Wave Classic New Wave and Alternative rock 6022
023 Hair Nation Glam Metal 6023
024 Lithium 1990s alternative rock, Grunge Added February 14, 2007 6024
025 Underground Garage Little Steven's Underground Garage 6025
026 Sirius XMU Indie / College / Unsigned Formerly Left of Center until November 12, 2008 6026
027 Liquid Metal Heavy metal and Hardcore Formerly Hard Attack until November 12, 2008. Temporarily switched to Mandatory Metallica from March 14, 2009 to April 13, 2009. 6027
028 Faction Punk rock, Hip hop, Heavy metal, and Hard rock 6028
029 The Loft Eclectic Acoustic Rock This XM channel was added to Sirius November 12, 2008 6029
030 The Coffee House Singers, Songwriters, & Acoustic rock 6030
031 Radio Margaritaville Jimmy Buffett and other music appealing to Parrotheads Was titled "Vacation" until March 14, 2006 6031
032 The Grateful Dead Channel Music from the Grateful Dead Added September 7, 2007. 6032
033 The Bridge Mellow Rock Added on January 15, 2009 6033
Electronic/Dance
035 Sirius XM Chill Chill out music Formerly "Chill" until November 12, 2008 6035
036 BPM Dance hits This XM channel was added to Sirius on November 12, 2008, replacing The Beat 6036
038 Electric Area Trance and Progressive House Moved from channel 33 to 38 and renamed Area 38 on 2008-06-24. Renamed Area on November 12, 2008. Renamed Electric Area on September 13, 2010. 6038
081 The Strobe Disco and Freestyle music Moved from channel 37 to 81 and replaced Cinemagic on January 15, 2009. 6081
Hip hop/R&B
039 BackSpin Classic Hip hop 6040
040 Hip-Hop Nation Modern Hip hop 6040
045 Shade 45 Progressive Hip hop 6045
050 The Heat Pop and R&B This XM channel was added to Sirius on November 12, 2008, replacing Hot Jamz 6050
051 Heart & Soul R&B Was switched to a Limited Michael Jackson Tribute channel shortly following his death until June 29, 2009. 6051
053 Soul Town Classic Soul Was titled "Soul Revue" until September 29, 2005. 6053
Country
060 The Highway Modern Country Music Formerly "New Country" until November 12, 2008 6060
061 Prime Country Country from the 1980s, 1990s and early 2000s 6061
062 The Roadhouse Classic country hits 6062
063 Outlaw Country Outlaw country 6063
064 Willie's Place Willie Nelson's Traditional Country This XM channel was added to Sirius November 12, 2008 6064
065 Bluegrass Junction Bluegrass Formerly titled "Bluegrass" until November 12, 2008 6065
Christian
066 The Message Contemporary Christian This XM channel was added to Sirius on November 12, 2008, replacing "Spirit". 6066
067 enLighten Southern Gospel This XM channel was added to Sirius November 12, 2008 6067
068 Praise Gospel 6068
Jazz, Blues, & Standards
071 Watercolors Smooth Jazz This XM channel was added to Sirius on November 12, 2008, replacing Jazz Cafe 6071
072 Real Jazz Traditional Jazz This XM channel was added to Sirius on November 12, 2008, replacing Pure Jazz 6072
073 Spa New Age Formerly "Spa 73" until November 12, 2008 6073
074 B. B. King's Bluesville Blues This XM channel was added to Sirius November 12, 2008 6074
075 Siriusly Sinatra Standards and Swing Was titled Standard Time until February 14, 2007 6075
076 Escape Easy Listening 6076
077 On Broadway Showtunes Formerly titled "Broadway's Best" until November 12, 2008 6077
Classical
078 Metropolitan Opera Radio Opera Added September 25, 2006. Added to Canadian receivers on February 14, 2007. Moved from channel 85 on 2008-06-24. 6078
079 Sirius XM Pops Popular classical Moved from channel 86 on 2008-06-24. Formerly titled Sirius Pops until November 12, 2008. 6079
080 Symphony Hall Classical music 6080
Latin & International
083 Caliente Tropical/Latin pop(Spanish) Was titled "Tropical" until September 29, 2005. Moved to channel 83 on June 25, 2008. Absorbed Rumbon on November 12, 2008. 6083
084 The Joint Reggae Reggae Rhythms was on channel 32 until February 14, 2007 and moved from channel 97 to channel 84 on June 24, 2008. 6084
085 Iceberg Radio Canadian Adult Alternative Moved to channel 85 on June 24, 2008.
086 CBC Radio 3 Canadian Indie Music Moved to channel 86 on June 24, 2008.
087 Bande à part French Indie Music (French) Moved to channel 87 on 2008-06-24.
088 Rock Velours French Adult Contemporary (French) Added to some U.S. receivers September 26, 2006. Moved to channel 88 on 2008-06-24.
089 Énergie2 Global Chart Hits (French) Added to some U.S. receivers September 26, 2006. Moved to channel 89 on 2008-06-24.
Howard Stern
100 Howard 100 Howard Stern’s channels Howard Stern Show Live in the morning. Repeats the Howard Stern Show all day.
101 Howard 101 Featuring a delayed broadcast of The Howard Stern Show, Bubba the Love Sponge Show, Scott Ferrall and other comedy shows.
Entertainment
99 Playboy Radio Adult Entertainment TV Audio Rebroadcast. Channel requires the subscriber to opt-in to receive. Added March 14, 2006. Moved from channel 198 on November 12, 2008.
102 Sirius XM Stars Talk The flagship talk station of SIRIUS. Was titled "SIRIUS Talk Central" until September 29, 2005. Moved from channel 103 on March 14, 2006.
108 Sirius XM Stars Too Hot talk On November 17 the channel dropped the Maxim Radio name.
109 SIRIUS OutQ Gay/Lesbian Entertainment Moved from channel 106 on February 14, 2007.
111 Cosmo Radio Women Talk Radio Added March 14, 2006.
112 Martha Stewart Living Radio Women's lifestyle programming
113 Specials Special Occasion Programming & Sports Added on 2008-06-24. Was Specialty until 2008-11-12
117 Sirius XM Book Radio Books & Drama This XM channel was added on November 12, 2008.
118 Radio Classics Old Time Radio
147 Road Dog Trucking Truckers Talk and Entertainment Formerly titled "Sirius Trucking Network" until March 14, 2006.
Comedy
103 Blue Collar Comedy Comedy
104 Raw Dog Stand-up comedy Stand-up comedy and Jim Breuer's daily show
105 Laugh USA Comedy Was titled "Cracked-Up Comedy" until September 29, 2005. Formerly titled "Laugh Break" until November 12, 2008.
106 The Foxxhole Jamie Foxx's channel Launched May 17, 2007.
Family & Health
114 Doctor Radio Health and medical information Launched on 2008-06-02.
115 Radio Disney Children's 6115
116 Kids Place Live Formerly named "Kids Stuff" until November 12, 2008. 6116
Sports
91 ESPN Deportes Radio Sports (Spanish) Moved to channel 91 on 2008-06-24.
96 Sports extra Sports news and talk (French) Added to U.S. receivers September 26, 2006. Was titled Infoplus until October 1, 2007. Moved to channel 96 on 2008-06-24.
97 Sports Express Canadian Sports News Added on 2008-06-24.
98 Hardcore Sports Sports Talk Added to U.S. receivers September 26, 2006. Moved to channel 98 on 2008-06-24.
120 ESPN Radio Sports Talk
121 ESPN All Access Sports News TV audio rebroadcast of ESPNews plus additional content from ESPN[1].
122 Sirius Sports Central Sports Talk Was on channel 123 until November 12, 2008.
123 Mad Dog Radio
124 Sirius NFL Radio Sports Talk
125 Sports Play-by-Play 1 Sports Talk and Play-by-Play
126 Sports Play-by-Play 2
127 Sports Play-by-Play 3 Was Sporting News Radio until October 6, 2010. Network is still carried from 2AM-1PM Eastern.
128 Sirius NASCAR Radio NASCAR Racing and Talk Added September 26, 2006. Launched January 1, 2007.
Talk, News, & NPR
90 MSNBC TV audio simulcast Was JBC Radio Korea until 2010.
92 CNN en Español News (Spanish) TV audio rebroadcast. Added September 26, 2006. Moved to channel 92 on 2008-06-24.
94 Première Plus Canadian news and information (French) Moved to channel 94 on 2008-06-24.
95 RCI + Multilingual Talk Added to U.S. receivers September 26, 2006. Broadcasts in (Spanish), (French), (Chinese), (Portuguese), (Arabic), and (Russian). Moved to channel 95 on 2008-06-24.
110 P.O.T.U.S Political talk formerly Indie Talk, Added 2008-02-06[2].
129 CNBC Financial News TV audio rebroadcast. Moved to 129 on March 14, 2006.
130 Bloomberg Radio Simulcast of WBBR in New York City, NY. Moved to 130 on March 14, 2006.
131 Fox News Channel News TV audio rebroadcast. Dropped in January 2006, but returned in March 2006 on 131.
132 CNN TV audio rebroadcast.
133 CNN Headline News TV audio rebroadcast.
134 NPR Now NPR programs arranged specifically for SIRIUS
135 NPR Talk National Public Radio
137 CBC Radio One Canadian news and information
140 World Radio Network World News
141 BBC World Service News
144 SIRIUS Patriot Conservative Talk Sirius RIGHT programming merged with this channel on March 14, 2006.
145 Fox News Talk News/Talk Added March 14, 2006.
146 SIRIUS Left Liberal Talk
Religion
159 The Catholic Channel Catholic Lifestyle Added September 26, 2006.
160 EWTN Global Catholic Network Catholic programming The Spanish EWTN Radio Catolica Mundial was cancelled March 14, 2006. Removed from Canadian receivers on February 14, 2007.
161 FamilyNet Radio Christian Talk from FamilyNet Radio Moved to 161 on September 26, 2006
Traffic/Weather
138 The Weather Network Satellite Radio Service Weather Updates Across Canada Added to some U.S. receivers September 26, 2006. Moved to channel 138 on 2008-06-24.
148 New York Traffic and weather from New York City
149 Boston/Philadelphia Traffic and weather from Boston and Philadelphia
150 Los Angeles Traffic and weather from Los Angeles Also includes Variety Radio News updates
151 Chicago/St. Louis Traffic and weather from Chicago and St. Louis
152 Baltimore/Washington DC Traffic and weather from Baltimore and Washington DC
153 Atlanta/Miami Traffic and weather from Atlanta and Miami
154 Dallas-Ft. Worth/Houston Traffic and weather from Dallas, Ft. Worth and Houston
155 Detroit/Las Vegas Traffic and weather from Detroit and Las Vegas Las Vegas traffic & weather replaced Pittsburgh traffic and weather on September 26, 2006.
156 San Francisco/Seattle Traffic and weather from San Francisco and Seattle
157 San Diego/Phoenix Traffic and weather from San Diego and Phoenix
158 Orlando/Tampa-St. Petersburg Traffic and weather from Orlando and Tampa-St. Petersburg
184 Sirius XM Weather & Emergency Emergency Information Provides emergency weather and travel information in the event of disasters. Relays all AMBER Alert situations from across the United States. Only channel accessible without a subscription. Was titled "The Preview Channel" until September 29, 2005.
Best of XM (Premium package)
195 Oprah & Friends Self-help Talk Added to Sirius on 2008-09-30.
196 XM Public Radio Public radio Added to Sirius on 2008-09-30.
197 The Virus Opie and Anthony, Ron and Fez Added to Sirius on 2008-09-30.
208 NHL Home Ice National Hockey League talk & play-by-play Added to Sirius on 2008-09-30.
209 PGA Tour Network Live Tournament Coverage & Golf Talk Added to Sirius on 2008-09-30.
210 MLB Home Plate Major League Baseball talk Added to Sirius on 2008-12-10.
211 SIRIUS XM Fantasy Sports Radio Sports talk Added on 2010-06-28.
212 Sports Play-by-Play NBA, NHL, and College Sports Play-by-Play Added to Sirius on 2008-09-30.
213 Added to Sirius on 2008-09-30.
214 Added to Sirius on 2008-09-30.
215 Added to Sirius on 2008-09-30.
216 Added to Sirius on 2008-09-30.
217 Added to Sirius on 2008-09-30.
218 Added to Sirius on 2008-09-30.
219 Added to Sirius on 2008-09-30.
220 Added to Sirius on 2008-09-30.
SIR / Only Available on Sirius Internet Radio
801 National Public Radio National Public Radio
802 Viva Latin Pop Hits Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2008-11-12.
804 Mad Dog Unleashed with Chris Russo 24/7 Mad Dog Unleashed Replays the most recent program all day.
805 Top 20 on 20 Top 20 Countdown Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-03-27.
806 Pop2K CHR/Top 40 Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-03-27.
807 The Groove Old School R&B Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-03-27.
808 The Village Folk music Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-03-27.
809 Cinemagic Movie soundtracks Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-03-27.
810 Sirius XM Limited Engagements Limited-run channels Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-05-18.
811 Sirius XM Sports Nation 2 More Sports Talk Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-05-18.
812 Sirius XM Bootlegs Exclusive Live Performances Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-05-18.
813 Sirius XM Music Showcase Exclusive Music Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-05-18.
814 Sirius XM Comedy Showcase Exclusive Comedy Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-05-18.
815 Rosie Radio Rosie Radio 24/7 Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-05-18. Originally Sirius XM Talk Showcase.
816 SIRIUS XM Patriot Plus Conservative Talk Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-05-18.
817 America Left Progressive Talk Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-05-18.
818 C-SPAN Radio U.S. Government Hearings and Public Affairs Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-05-18.
819 Public Radio Exchange Public radio Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-05-18.
820 The Power African-American Talk Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-05-18.
821 FamilyTalk Christian Talk Added to Sirius Internet Radio on 2009-09-13.

Format changes

  • The Strobe - Was Disco until September 29, 2005.
  • Hot Jamz - Was Urban Contemporary until September 29, 2005.
  • Standard Time - Was "Standards" until September 29, 2005.
  • Rumbon - Was Caribbean Dance Music until September 29, 2005.
  • Sports extra - Was French language news until October 1, 2007.

Former channels

(Most recent changes on top)

  • Rumbon (83) - was a Tropical/Reggaeton radio station (replaced by Caliente on November 12, 2008)
  • SIRIUS Disorder (33) - was a Freeform/Eclectic radio station (dropped on November 12, 2008)
  • The Beat (36) - Was a Top 40 Dance Hits station (Replaced by XM's BPM on November 12, 2008)
  • Sirius Super Shuffle (12) - was an adult hits station (dropped from online service November 12, 2008)
  • Universo Latino (90) - Universo Latino is a Spanish Pop radio station (dropped on November 12, 2008)
  • Boombox (39) - Boombox was a Breakbeat and rock remix radio station on Sirius Satellite Radio channel 39 and DISH Network channel 6034, (dropped on November 12, 2008)
  • Hot Jamz (50) - Hip-Hop and R&B (replaced by XM's The Heat on November 12, 2008)
  • E! Entertainment Radio (107) - Entertainment news and Celebrity Gossip, (dropped on November 12, 2008)
  • Punk (29) - Was a Punk and Ska radio station. On September 15, 2008, it was replaced with a 24-hour AC/DC channel.
  • Client 9 Radio (126) - Talk channel ran from March 14, 2008 at 5:00 pm ET through midnight on March 17, 2008 to discuss the Eliot Spitzer scandal.[3]
  • LIME Radio (114) - Healthy Lifestyle (dropped February 13, 2008).
  • Court TV Plus (110) - Live trial proceedings (dropped January 1, 2008) -- channel now broadcasts "POTUS".
  • ABC News & Talk (143) - News/talk and entertainment (dropped September 24, 2007).
  • Planet Jazz (70) - Modern Jazz (dropped September 7, 2007)
  • The Who Channel (29) - The Who music (dropped April 1, 2007)
  • Discovery Channel Radio (119) - Discovery Channel programming (dropped February 14, 2007).
  • Revolution (67) - Christian rock (dropped February 14, 2007).
  • C-SPAN Radio (139) - U.S. Government Hearings and Public Affairs. (dropped February 14, 2007).
  • Sports Byline USA (122) - Sports Talk (dropped February 14, 2007).
  • Rolling Stones Radio (98) - All Rolling Stones music (dropped January 1, 2007).
  • PRI (136) - Global Issues (dropped September 25, 2006).
  • BBC Mundo (182) - (Spanish) News, (dropped September 25, 2006)
  • Classical Voices (85) - Opera, (dropped September 25, 2006)
  • WSM Entertainment (117) - Simulcast of 650 WSM in Nashville. Broadcast the Grand Ole Opry (dropped September 13, 2006).
  • Sirius RIGHT (145) - Some programming from this channel was merged into Sirius Patriot (dropped March 14, 2006).
  • Sirius Advice (117) - Advice programming. Upon deletion, programs were added to other Sirius channels (dropped March 14, 2006).
  • Mexicana (91) - Played Regional Mexican music (dropped March 14, 2006).
  • EWTN Radio Catolica Mundial (180) - Spanish language Catholic programming (dropped March 14, 2006).
  • Remix (62) - Played exclusive remixes of modern dance music (dropped September 29, 2005).
  • Wax (42) - Featured remixed hip-hop (dropped September 29, 2005).
  • Slow Jamz (52) - Featured modern soft R&B (dropped September 29, 2005).
  • Swing Street (73) - Played swing music from the 1930s, 1940s, and 1950s (dropped September 29, 2005).
  • Folk Town (38) - Played contemporary and traditional folk music (dropped September 29, 2005).
  • Hispanic Talk (181) - Featured Spanish language talk radio (replaced with "ESPN Deportes" on December 1, 2005).
  • The Weather Channel Radio (110,111,112) - Provided continual weather forecasts (dropped September 29, 2005).
  • Wisdom Radio (132) - Dedicated to new age thinkers and life improvement methods. Rebranded as "Lime" on September 29, 2005.
  • The Word Network (161) - Featured Gospel music and urban ministries from a Protestant and Gospel perspective (dropped September 29, 2005).
  • Air America Radio (144) - Featured liberal talk radio, mainly which were Air America personalities. Dropped in July 2005 when Air America went exclusively with XM Satellite Radio.
  • Vacation (97) - Played island vacation music -- replaced with "Radio Margaritaville" in June 2005.
  • Talk for Women (Our Time) (131) - Featured women-oriented talk and entertainment programming (dropped May 2005).
  • Street Beat (44) - Featured rap (dropped October 2004).
  • La Red Hispana (117) - Featured news and talk programming in Spanish (replaced with "Hispanic Talk" in July 2004).
  • Planet Dance (63) - Played mainstream dance music (replaced with "Area 63" -- now Area -- in July 2004).
  • Radio Deportivo (128) - Featured sports programming in Spanish (dropped July 2004).
  • The Border (36) - Played alternative country (replaced with "Outlaw Country" in April 2004).
  • Country Road (32) - Played a mix of classic country and modern country (replaced with "Prime Country" in January 2004).
  • House Party (60) - Played house music (dropped January 2004).
  • The Vortex (64) - Played trance music (dropped January 2004).
  • Planet Rhyme (41) - Featured international hip-hop (dropped January 2004).
  • Vista (82) - Played chamber music (dropped January 2004).
  • Soundscapes (98) - Played new age music (dropped January 2004).
  • SIRIUS Sessions (100) - Played live music (dropped January 2004).
  • Sirius Entertainment (135) - Featured programming about celebrities and the world of entertainment (replaced with "Our Time - Talk for Women" in January 2004).
  • A&E Satellite Radio (137) - Featured programming from the A&E television network (dropped January 2004).
  • Radio Amigo (140) - A Spanish language talk channel (dropped January 2004).
  • Radio Mujer (141) - A Spanish language talk channel (dropped January 2004).
  • The Express (44) - Old School/Funk R&B (dropped February 2003).

See also

References

  1. ^ PR Newswire via sirius.com (2007-12-11). "ESPN and SIRIUS Satellite Radio Expand Broadcast Relationship to Include Exclusive Programming". Press release. http://investor.sirius.com/ReleaseDetail.cfm?ReleaseID=281285. Retrieved 2008-01-28. "SportsCenter and other popular ESPN shows will be available for first time on national radio New weekly talk show, "ESPN The Magazine on SIRIUS," debuted today, exclusively on SIRIUS channel 121" 
  2. ^ PR Newswire via sirius.com (2008-02-04). "SIRIUS Satellite Radio Launches Indie Talk Channel: Exclusive, Groundbreaking Radio Where You Can 'Speak For Yourself'". Press release. http://investor.sirius.com/ReleaseDetail.cfm?ReleaseID=291626. Retrieved 2008-02-05. "Indie Talk reinvents talk radio with regular "blogcast" news updates and user-generated opinions. Veteran actor and political maverick Ron Silver to host daily morning talk show" 
  3. ^ http://www.sirius.com/client9radio Client 9 Radio

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