Smart Speakers & Devices

6 February 2018, 17:35 | Updated: 10 April 2019, 10:18

How To Listen Via Smart Device

Want to listen to Smooth on your Amazon Echo or Google Home? It's easy!

Tuning in to your relaxing music mix with a smart speaker is simple - all you have to do is ask!


Listen To Smooth On Amazon Echo

Just say 'Alexa, play Smooth Radio'. to listen to live radio using the Smooth Radio skill for Alexa.

You can also say 'play Smooth Extra' and 'play Smooth Country' to shake up your relaxing music mix!

Use the Alexa app to grant location permissions, and it will automatically find your nearest Smooth station.

Want to catchup on the last 7 days of radio for free? You can listen back to your favourite presenters using the new Global Player skill! Just ask for a show and a date, then sit back & relax!

Find out more about Global Player on Alexa.


Listen To Smooth On Google Home

Just say 'Ok Google, Play Smooth.' You can also ask for your nearest Smooth station (e.g. 'Ok Google, play Smooth North West.').

Listen To Smooth On Sonos

Using your Sonos app, use the Add Service menu item and select Global Player.

The Global Player service allows you to listen to Smooth Radio, as well as Global's other radio stations and expertly curated music playlists - all for free!

Find out more at

Listen To Smooth On Apple HomePod

If you've got an active Apple Music subscription, just say 'Hey Siri, play Smooth Radio'.

Other ways to listen to Smooth Radio: