The total put the controversial DJ back to where he was a year ago.
However, across the board, BBC Radio 1 dipped slightly, down from 10.7m to 10.6m. Yet its share, at 10.1% was up slightly up on the 9.8m it pulled in last time.
Meanwhile, BBC Radio 3 saw its reach rise slightly to 1.98m from 1.95m both quarter-on-quarter and year-on-year.
Elsewhere, BBC Radio 5 live and its digital service 5 live sports extra registered a combined 6.1m. This was up on last quarter's combined 5.94m but down on last year's 6.2m.
Furthermore, in digital-only services, "alternative" station BBC 6 Music recorded its sixth consecutive record reach, with 619,000 listeners tuning in - a rise on both the previous year and quarter.
The BBC World Service increased its reach to 1.4m - up from 1.2m last year and 1.4m last quarter.