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Jimi Hendrix was a phenomenon in the UK before he captivated America. In 1967 BBC debuted Radio One – a 24/7 rock station playing the hottest new music. The Jimi Hendrix Experience was a big deal in London’s club scene. Hendrix appeared live on Radio One several times.
In March 1967 The Jimi Hendrix Experience appeared live on Radio One. The legend is: Somebody said during the set Hey Jimi, do a jingle for Radio One. Here is what happened: