4Music is a music and entertainment channel in the United Kingdom and available on some digital television providers in the Republic of Ireland. The channel launched on 15 August 2008, replacing The Hits. It is the only Channel 4-branded channel within The Box Plus Network. It is available on Freeview, Virgin Media, Sky and Smallworld Cable. On 2 April 2013, all Box Television channels went free-to-air on satellite, apart from 4Music which went free-to-view. As a result the channels were removed from the Sky EPG in Ireland.
4 Music updated its presentation during November 2015. Idents Hoovering Sushi bar Mug Sandwhich Escalators ...
A selection of Christmas presentation used from 4Music used in 2012, the package was reused again in 2013 and 2014.
In December 2015 4Music launched a new Christmas presentation package.
The 4Music strand began on Channel 4 in 2000 - usually late at night - before also migrating to E4, and finally launching as its own channel in 2008.
The 4Music channel launched on 3 August 2008.
Idents and presentation on 4Music were updated in September 2009.
4 Music introduced four new idents and updated its presentation on 2 March 2012.