Listen to your favourite Asian pop songs as you fly! Asian pop has landed on Qantas.
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22 Oct 2015 - 9:25 AM  UPDATED 18 Apr 2018 - 6:49 PM

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SBS is now bringing you your favourite tunes while you're in the air - on a plane! Not from jumping up and down dancing in your bedroom as per usual.

Every time you fly Qantas, you can plug yourself in to a range of SBS music stations, specially hosted by SBS hosts you know and love.    

The playlists will be refreshed every month, but for now you can check out April's hot hits: 

 PopAsia - hosted by Andy Trieu

Non-stop Asian pop, with host Andy Trieu. 

PopAsia on Qantas - April playlist

Mrs. GREEN APPLE - Whoo Whoo Whoo

Perfume - Handy Man

Vanness Wu - BASS GUN

Nogizaka46 - Taiyou Nokku

Sonar Pocket - Dandan Danjo Monogatari

Leehom Wang - Revolt

LiSA - Hi Five!

Eric Chou - Happiness At Once

Jay Chou & Patrick Brasca - TRY

Flower - First Love

Shiny - Trainer

A-Lin - As You Like It

A-Lin - Go

Last Idol - Bandwagon

Man With A Mission - Dead End In Tokyo

Ludwig Lim - Something Like This

Moso Calibration - Geki Yaba Bokka-N!!

BTS - MIC Drop (Japanese Version)

Da-iCE - Hush Hush

Joshua Jin - Evolution

Silent Siren - Love Balloon

AGA - Superman

Kary Ng - In The Name Of Bhakti

Kary Ng - Come With Me (Feat. AF)

HKT48 - Melon Juice

Natsume Mito - Puzzle

Lulu - Princess In Bed

PASSPO - Wing

Da-iCE - Tokyo Merry Go Round

Rosie Yang - I Won't Count My Tears

Robynn & Kendy - Shout n' Cry

 

J-pop - hosted by Shingo Usami

A selection of popular Japanese songs, presented in Japanese by Shingo Usami. 

 

J-pop on Qantas - April playlist

Last Idol - Bandwagon

Silent Siren - Awa Awa

MELOFLOAT - LIFE GOES ON

SPYAIR - Midnight

SPYAIR - Scramble

Perfume - Spring Of Life

Ling tosite sigure - DIE meets HARD

KANA NISHINO - GIRLS

The Beat Garden - Don't Think, Feel

Magic Prince - Update

APINK - ORION

Sway - Manzana

Uru - Freesia

Moso Calibration - Unbalance Umbrella

XOX - Skylight

BTS - DNA (JAPANESE VERSION)

BTS - Crystal Snow

Little Glee Monster - Tomorrow

PASSPO - Sakurakomachi

UVERWorld - SHOUT LOVE

Polkadot Stingray - Surrender

Scandal - Koisuru Universe

XOX - PINKY BABY

Hazzie - Kimito.

Nogizaka46 - Sayonara no Imi

Goose house - Hikaru Nara

Mrs. GREEN APPLE - Whoo Whoo Whoo

LiSA - Catch The Moment

Keyakizaka46 - Even if It Blows In The Wind

 

C-pop - hosted by Michelle Chen

Hits from across China, hosted in Mandarin by Michelle Chen. 

C-pop on Qantas - April playlist

Kary Ng - In The Name Of Bhakti

Shiny - First Love

G.E.M. - Goodbye

Mayday - Party Animal

Joshua Jin - Evolution

Cindy Yen - Hugging A Hedgehog

Kimberley Chen - Break Up Club

AGA - Nights Without You

Eason Chan - Apart

Miss Ko - Till Next Time

A-Mei Chang - Right as Wrong

Jason Chan - I Miss You

A-Lin - Best Actor

Robynn & Kendy - Shout n' Cry

Ludwig Lim - Something Like This

Cyndi Wang - Far Away

Magic Power - I Still Love You

AGA - 3AM (Remix/Nu Disco Version by Olivia Dawn)

Leehom Wang - No Tears of the World

Rachel Liang - Meet By Chance

Vanness Wu - BASS GUN

Gin Lee - Hen Xiang Yao Ba (Want It)

Joshua Jin - The Love Song (Feat. Eva Ai)

Yan Ting - Love and Sin

Will Pan - Numb

Yanzi Sun - Rainbow Bot

Pakho Chau - Last Mentioned

Tifa Chen - Future

Eric Chou - Happiness At Once

Momo Wu - My Lips

 

PopDesi 

South Asian pop, including the best of Bollywood. 

PopDesi on Qantas - April playlist

Amaal Mallik & Armaan Malik - Buddhu Sa Mann

Amit Trivedi & Jasleen Royal - Love You Zindagi (From "Dear Zindagi")

Shaan - Tu Kahe Toh

D. IMMAN, SEAN ROLDAN & KALYANI NAIR - YEMBUTTU IRUKKUTHU AASAI

Revel - Insta Girl

Arijit Singh - Nashe Si Chadh Gayi

Vineeth Sreenivasan, Nabeel Azeez & Sreejith Edavana - Thararaathara Moolana Kaattinu

Badshah - MERCY

Ashwin Vinayagamoorthy, Gana Bala & Anthony Daasan - Boss Song

Anirudh Ravichander, Arjun Kanungo & Srinidhi Venkatesh - Sirikkadhey

Anirudh Ravichander - Karuthavanlaam Galeejaam

Pritam, Shahid Mallya & Sunidhi Chauhan - Radha (From "Jab Harry Met Sejal")

TANISK BAGCHI, SHASHAA TIRUPATI & JUBIN NAUTYAL - THE HUMMA SONG

Jugraj Rainkh - High Kirdar (feat. MBR)

A. R. Rahman, G. V. Prakash Kumar, Naresh Iyer, Sharanya Srinivas & Vishwaprasadh - Villu Villu (From "Adirindhi")

Pritam, DJ Shilpi Sharma, Dev Negi, Sunidhi Chauhan, Aman Trikha & Nooran Sisters - Butterfly (Official Remix by DJ Shilpi Sharma) 

Pritam, Amit Mishra & Shilpa Rao -  Bulleya

Badshah - Kareja Kareja (feat. Aastha Gill)

Anirudh Ravichander & Rahul Sipligunj - Chitike (From "Gang")

Mohammed Rafi - Jan Pehechan-Ho (Fotonovela Remix)

Anirudh Ravichander & Vignesh ShivN - Thaanaa Serndha Koottam (Title Track)

Sushin Shyam, Jassie Gift & Anthony Daasan - Mutta Paatu (The Egg Song) 

Asha Bhosle & A. R. Rahman - Tanha Tanha

Anirudh Ravichander & Siddharth Mahadevan - Ezhu Velaikkara

Hardy Sandhu, Neha Kakkar, Raftaar & Gourov-Roshin - Ki Kariye Nachna Aaonda Nahin (From "Tum Bin 2")

Gurinder Rai - Garrari Pitbull Te (feat. Badshah)

Deep Pabla - Swag Yaaran Da

Sunny Boi Singh - Gangstaa

Andrea Jeremiah ♦ Dr. Burn ♦ Leon James ♦ STR - Unakaaga

Arjun Kanungo - Gallan Tipsiyaan

Diplo & Pritam - Phurrr

 

PopAraby - hosted by Heba Kassoua

Popular tunes presented in Arabic by Heba Kassoua. 

PopAraby on Qantas - April playlist

Turki - Bashrouha

Wael Kfoury - Glotti Bittouwit

Elissa - Saharna Ya Lail

Shatha Hassoun - Mazyoun

Nasser Bu Ali - Ostoorah

Nawal Al Zoghbi - Bain Elbareh Wa Eyoum

Mohamed Reda - Ya Khsara

Louay Adnan - Areedak

Ayman Alatar - Ana Wella Ana

Jaber Al Kaser - Sabart

Hatim Idar - 36

Walid Al Jilani - Esmaa Zen

Rasha - Qalbi Hedyah

Sammy Kateb - Wala Kelmet Hob

Ibrahim Al Hakami - Shaqaeq Elnoman

Nawal - Tayyib

May Farouk - Salam Aalay

Fares Karam - Aal Tayyib

Waleed Al Shami - Ygoloon

Diana Hadad - Ya Bashar

Dalia - Lathat Elhob

Balqees - Eltaj

Hatem Al Iraqi - Yteg Eesbaa

Asma Lmnawar - Elreem, Pt. 2

Majed Al Mohandes - Ana Lelaan

Amr Diab - Gamalo

Amer Zayan - Meno Ele Yhen

Amal Hijazi - De'el May

Abdullah Al Rowaished - Ma Sadag Khabar

Abdul Majeed Abdullah - Ghano Lehabebe

Dalia - Men El Akher

George Wassouf -  Khadney El Hanean

Angham - Gol Hader

 

SBS Chill - hosted by Janice Petersen

Janice Petersen brings your the releaxing sounds of world music. 

PopAraby on Qantas - April playlist

Bent - So Long Without You

Groove Armada - Likwid

The Avener & John Martyn - Glory Box

Tiken Jah Fakoly - Je dis non!

The Avalanches - Harmony

Anoushka Shankar - The Sun Won't Set (Feat. Norah Jones)

Day Wave - Disguise

A.J. Heath - Rise and Fall

The Lumineers - Boots of Spanish Leather

Massive Attack - Angel

Dustin Tebbutt - Winter Sun

Underworld - Sola Sistim

Emilie Simon - Il Pleut

Elderbrook - How Many Times

Unkle - Be There

Angus & Julia Stone - Grizzly Bear

Primal Scream - Autobahn 66

Stromae - Merci

RITUAL - Josephine (Feat. Lisa Hannigan)

Dinah Washington - Is You Is or Is You Ain't My Baby (Rae & Christian Remix)

Ismael Lo - Dibi Dibi Rek

Hooverphonic - Waves

Augie March - Addle Brains

Cristina Dona - Universo

Tarmac - Je Cherche

A. Moraes - Saara

Winterbourne - Leaves

Feist - Let It Die

Josh Pyke - Book of Revelations

 

How to listen

You can now listen when you're on your next Qantas flight!

If you don't happen to be in the air however, you can listen to all of these programs via the SBS Radio app or the SBS PopAsia app.

PopAsia             PopAraby           PopDesi              Chill  

Android App         Android App          Android App          Android App

iPhone App           iPhone App            iPhone App            iPhone App