Trevor Nelson

Age, Biography and Wiki

Trevor Nelson was born on 7 January, 1964 in London Borough of Hackney, London, United Kingdom. Discover Trevor Nelson’s Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 56 years old?

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Age56 years old
Zodiac SignCapricorn
Born7 January 1964
Birthday7 January
BirthplaceLondon Borough of Hackney, London, United Kingdom
NationalityUnited Kingdom

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ChildrenMali Nelson, Miles Nelson

Trevor Nelson Net Worth

He net worth has been growing significantly in 2018-19. So, how much is Trevor Nelson worth at the age of 56 years old? Trevor Nelson’s income source is mostly from being a successful . He is from United Kingdom. We have estimated Trevor Nelson’s net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2020$1 Million – $5 Million
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Timeline of Trevor Nelson


In August 2017, April 2018, and again in August 2018, Trevor sat in for Ken Bruce on his Radio 2 show.

On 29 October 2018 it was announced Sara Cox would take over drivetime on Radio 2. As a result, from January 2019 Trevor Nelson’s Rhythm Nation would move to Monday-Thursday 22:00–0:00. Trevor will continue with his 1Xtra drivetime show.


On 21 March 2017 he was a presenter for the Sara Cox Red Nose Day danceathon from 2  am to 5  am.


Nelson currently broadcasts across two radio networks. He previously presented weekdays, Monday to Friday 10:00am until 13:00 show on BBC Radio 1Xtra, and he started presenting Rhythm Nation on Saturday evenings on BBC Radio 2 in July 2016, replacing his Wednesday evening soul show.

In November 2016 it was announced that Nelson would be leaving his weekday 10  am – 1  pm show on 1Xtra and moving to Saturday and Sundays 4 – 7  pm, showcasing the best in new and old R&B music, with DJ Ace taking over his slot. He has held this slot since 2011 after leaving the 1Xtra breakfast show which he presented with Gemma Cairney and previously Zena McNally.


Trevor holds the distinction of being the very first black person to appear on Channel 5, appearing at 10:37pm on The Jack Docherty Show. Nelson regularly appears as a pundit on programmes where celebrities recall their detailed memories of popular culture. He also provided commentary on the 2012 Summer Olympics Opening Ceremony and 2012 Summer Olympics Closing Ceremony that was widely criticised in the media.


In 2010 he was awarded with the special gold lifetime achievement award for his services to broadcasting, at the Sony Radio Academy Awards.

Trevor has worked on numerous BBC shows that include: “Holiday:you call the shots” / “Trevor Nelson’s Urban Choice” / “The Players club” series and more recently he presented the coverage of the FIFA World Cup concert in South Africa for BBC2 in 2010.


Nelson first appeared on television in 1998 on MTV UK and presenting The Lick on MTV Base off the back of his first RNB show on Radio 1. Nelson also appeared as a judge on the 2006 show Just the Two of Us, and again in 2007. From 12 September 2009 Nelson co-presented NFL UK, a weekly American Football highlights magazine show on Channel 5 with Natalie Pinkham.


He was appointed Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in 2002 for his contribution to the Millennium Volunteers programme.


Nelson found daytime work at a record importer in 1985, and widened his DJ experience putting on “warehouse parties” at the weekends.

As a pioneer in the urban music scene, Nelson started his broadcasting career in 1985 on Londons Kiss FM – originally as a pirate radio station and then as it gained a legal licence in 1990. Nelson would be both a daytime DJ and one of the directors. Behind the decks Nelson cut his teeth as a DJ with Soul II Soul and promoted numerous club nights including Lick. With a stint behind the scenes in A&R at Cooltempo, EMI, Nelson was instrumental in the careers of D’Angelo, Mica Paris and Lynden David Hall. In 1996, Nelson moved to BBC Radio 1 to present the first ever national RNB show ‘ The Rhythm Nation’ and a year later began a Saturday afternoon programme which resulted in his winning a MOBO Award in 1997 as Best DJ, and stayed with Radio 1 until 2013.


Trevor Ricardo Nelson, MBE (born 7 January 1964) is a British DJ and presenter.