Tim Westwood Visiting South Africa [Watch] 19th April 2017 news UK’s legendary Urban DJ, Tim Westwood, is currently on an SA tour. Regarded as the most influential figure in hip hop in Europe and a pioneer of the UK scene, those that are familiar with Tim will know that he has probably interviewed your favorite hip hop celebrities and legends that include the likes of Jay Z, Eminen, Drake, Snoop Dogg and even our very own such as AKA, Cassper Nyovest and K.O. Tim has also held down the number 1 Urban show on Radio 1 & 1Xtra for nearly 20 years. A new show on Capital Xtra was launched on the 12th October 2013, which broadcasts every Saturday from 7pm- 11pm and his YouTube channel has over 315 million video views & over half a million subscribers. Throughout his career Tim has won many awards, including the 2010 RadioAcademy – John Peel Award for Outstanding Contribution to Music as well as many Sony Radio Awards and MOBO awards. In 2012 Tim won the Global Spin Awards for European DJ of the Year. Now tomorrow Tim will be holding a press conference to kick start his SA tour.