How can I listen to and watch the best show on radio and TV you ask? Find out how to consume all things SBS PopAsia here!
27 Aug 2013 - 1:51 PM  UPDATED 30 Jan 2019 - 2:16 PM

How can I listen to, and watch, SBS PopAsia? 

Oh hai PopAsians... If you’re as new to PopAsia as we are to seeing G-Dragon with a normal hair colour (you'll get that joke soon) and not sure how to hear us on radio or watch us on TV - behold - your ultimate guide is here!

Hear us on SBS PopAsia Digital Radio

Listen 24/7 on Digital Radio, by downloading our free mobile app (Android can download here), downloading (and finding us on) Radio App or by streaming live here on our website.

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SBS PopAsia radio show information:

Breakfast Requests every morning from 6am - 8am (AEST)

Wake up to what you want to hear every morning on SBS PopAsia's breakfast requests. Anything you want to hear, we'll play! Just call 1300 700 POP or hit us up on Facebook or Twitter.

BTS Hit Zone: 5pm - 6pm (AEST)

Get non-stop BTS tunes for an hour every weekday!

Beats & Bars: Hip Hop - 10pm - 12am (AEST) Tuesday

An hour of lit beats to get your hip hop fix for the week. Get ready for awesome beats and bars from the best in the business!

J-pop Nation -  10pm - 12am (AEST) Monday and 12am (AEST) Wednesday 

An hour of the best tunes that Japan has to offer, and the perfect cure to mid-week blues. Get ready for some head bangin' tunes as we play the biggest and baddest names in J-pop!

C-pop Central - 10pm - 12am (AEST) Wednesday

For those itching for some C-pop at the end of the week, get ready for an hour of some of the best C-pop tunes on offer. 

WE CAN PARTY -  6pm - 11pm (AEST) Saturday and 12am-5am (AEST) Saturday and Sunday

Take cover because it's about to go off! Every Saturday and Sunday should start with a bang and a PopAsia Party on your SBS PopAsia radio app! So round up your crew & get ready to get down!

SBS PopAsia's Top 30 - 10am - 12pm (AEST) Sunday

The SBS PopAsia party continues (after SBSPopAsia TV) at 10am with the Top 30 countdown for Asian pop!

We Love Boybands - 2pm - 5pm (AEST) Sunday and 1am - 3am (AEST) Tuesday

Who doesn't love their boybands? We're playing all the best from your boys so you can listen to your bae in complete bliss.

K-drama OST - 12am (AEST) Tuesday and 11pm (AEST) Thursday

If you're feeling like a hit of love and beautiful OSTs (but have already watched the K-drama on repeat 32 times) get SBS PopAsia's App in your ears and listen to the sweet sounds of your fave K-drama OSTs.

Boyband Friday - Allllll Day Friday (12am - 11pm (AEST))

Boys. Boys. Boys!! Fridays (or Fri-yays) should be LIT, so we're ending your week, and kicking off your weekend, with the best hits from those babin' boybands! Get the party going with your baes erry Friday!

The K-Wave - 6pm - 8pm (AEST) Wednesday

Get the hottest hits coming out of Korea!! 

Anime Hour - 10pm (AEST) Thursday

An hour of the best music from Anime!!

J-rock - 1am (AEST) Sunday

Instead of chilling your Sunday night away, get pumped for some J-rock! It's 3 hours of guitars and beats coming to your eardrums!

Filipino Buzz - 12am (AEST) Thursday and 8pm (AEST) Sunday 

Wanna hear what music is coming from the Philippines? Hear the laid back vibes of Filipino pop. So smooth.

Girl Group Alumni - 6pm-9pm (AEST) Thursday

Girl Group Alumni is 3 massive hours of non-stop girl groups! If you love your girl groups, check this show out!


Eat your Kimchi

Simon & Martina are bringing their wacky stories all the way from Seoul in South Korea - and now, Japan - to your ears. The duo talk about everything from Hyorin trying to get noticed on the subway to the latest in K-pop airport fashion: the bigger the sunglasses the bigger the star? Catch up on the latest shows here!

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The Anime Show

YouTubers Joey the Anime Man and Aki Dearest join forces for an hour of anime. What’s hot, what’s not, what’s new and what you should be watching. If you love Anime, you need this. Catch up on the latest shows here!

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SBS PopAsia - now available on the RadioApp!

RadioApp is operated by Commercial Radio Australia and features 250 stations from across the country. It makes listening to your favourite radio stations even easier, AND uses less mobile data. Listen with a swipe. Search for your favourite statiosns and pick your favourites list. "Your radio, wherever you are." Visit, or download the app from your app store.

SBS PopAsia - now available on the iHeartRadio app!

iHeartRadio gives you more of what you love with access to your favourite music and personalities through live radio, amazing experiences and channels created with a human touch, available on one simple platform, anywhere, anytime. Visit, or download the app from your app store:


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