Listen to Gold on mobile and smart speakers

30 September 2020, 10:12

Gold app

With the new Gold App powered by Global Player, we've made it easier than ever to hear The Greatest Hits of All Time.

The official Gold app is the best way to listen to Gold, find out exactly what songs we've played, and get the latest news, features and quizzes!


  • Listen to Gold in HD quality, live and on the move.
  • Check the playlist for music info and show schedules to see what's coming up next.
  • Catch up / listen again to all your favourite shows whenever you like.
  • Download and listen to shows offline, perfect for listening while you're travelling.
  • Subscribe to your favourite shows to automatically download them each day.
  • Get the latest artist news and features.

With the Gold app you can also enjoy all of Global's other stations: Capital, Capital XTRA, Heart, LBC, Radio X, Classic FM and Smooth.

So, whatever you're into - the latest hits, classic tracks, music for chilling out or even topical debate - Global's got you covered. And best of all, it's completely free and available worldwide. With the Global Player, you can:


  • Hear the best shows from the biggest names in radio: Chris Moyles, Johnny Vaughan, Roman Kemp, Nick Ferrari, Myleene Klass, James O'Brien, Kate Garraway and many more.
  • Listen to all of Global's stations in HD audio.
  • Get the latest news, videos and pictures from each of Global's stations with the best guests and most entertaining, informative content.
  • Discover and download hundreds of award-winning audio shows in our new Podcasts section.
  • If you want to relax or exercise, choose Playlists and we'll serve you the best music for your mood. You can also skip tracks in this section*, so now you're in control of what you hear.

How to listen to Gold on Smart Speakers

Want to listen to Gold on your Amazon Echo, Google Home or Apple HomePod? It's easy!

Listening to the greatest music of all time is simple - all you have to do is ask! 

Listen To Gold on Amazon Echo

Just say 'Alexa, play Gold'. 

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 Gold on Google Home

Just say 'Hey Google, play Gold radio.'

Listen To Gold on Sonos Speakers

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

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

Or if you’d simply like to listen live, search for the station within Sonos Radio.