These 8 music channels bring the heat for a winter pick-me-up

During these trying times, music can make all the difference.

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SiriusXM Editor
January 17, 2022

There’s no denying it — winter has arrived in full force. The days are shorter, darker, gloomier, colder, and all-around more of a drag. During these times, music can make all the difference. Cure your winter blues with tunes that’ll transport you to a warm oasis, if only in your mind.

These eight SiriusXM channels have everything you need to turn your endless bummer into an endless summer!

Pitbull’s Globalization (Ch. 13)

A musical journey of Rhythm from Miami and around the world. It’s Pitbull city to city and country to country, bringing you the biggest hits and DJs from around the world. Make sure you have your passport!

Radio Margaritaville (Ch. 24)

Parrotheads, your ship has come in. It’s time to escape to Margaritaville! From multi-platinum singer, songwriter and author Jimmy Buffett comes a radio paradise of great music, live broadcasts of Buffett’s concerts and other unique programs. You’ll also hear from artists like Bob Marley, Jack Johnson, Zac Brown Band, The Beach Boys, Kenny Chesney, Paul Simon, Sheryl Crow and more!

No Shoes Radio (Ch. 57)

From the road to the radio, the studio to the sand, Kenny Chesney embodies a “No Shoes” state of mind. No Shoes Radio features never released recordings from Kenny’s personal archives, music from his favorite artists, live performances, acoustic moments, drop-ins from fans, friends, and celebrities, as well as plenty of Kenny’s biggest hits and favorite album tracks.

The Joint (Ch. 772)

Hear tunes that’ll keep you jammin’ no matter how far you are from the tropics with a station totally devoted to the sounds of reggae and dancehall. Enjoy the music of Bob Marley, Gregory Isaacs, Jimmy Cliff, Dennis Brown, UB40, and many more.

The Heat (Ch. 46)

Rhythm hits full blaze on The Heat! The music burnin’ up the charts, or soon to be the next household name. Hear artists like Beyonce, Rihanna, The Weeknd, Ty Dolla $ign, Kendrick Lamar, Cardi B, and more.

Caliente (Ch. 151)

A Tropical Paradise: Distinctive flavors of the tropics featuring salsa, merengue, bachata, and more. Hear artists like Romeo Santos, Prince Royce, Marc Anthony, J Balvin, Alex Matos, Victor Manuelle, Carlos Vives, and Los Hermanos Rosarios.

Road Trip Radio (Ch. 301)

A hand-selected mix of all kinds of music sharing one goal: to make you wanna roll the windows down and turn the radio up! Hear the most popular road trip songs selected by SiriusXM hosts, celebrities, and listeners from artists like AC/DC, The Doobie Brothers, Michael Jackson, Tom Petty, The Rolling Stones, Prince, and more!

Yacht Rock 311 (Ch. 311)

SiriusXM’s tribute to Yacht Rock celebrates the smooth-sailing soft rock from the late ’70s and early ’80s — the kind of rock that doesn’t rock the boat! You’ll hear artists like Michael McDonald, Christopher Cross, Hall & Oates, and other titans of smooth music.