The line-up is announced for the August bash

Arctic Monkeys and Eminem are set to headline this year’s V Festival.

Rihanna, Plan B, Dizzee Rascal, Kaiser Chiefs, Manic Street Preachers and Pendulum will also play at the August event.

The festival will take place on August 20 and 21 on two sites, one in Chelmsford and one in Staffordshire.

Further acts set to play include Tinie Tempah, The Courteeners and The Wombats. Primal Scream will play their 1991 album ‘Screamadelica’ in full at the bash.

See Vfestival.com for more information.

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The V Festival line-up so far is:

Arctic Monkeys

Eminem

Rihanna

Primal Scream

The Script

Kaiser Chiefs

Manic Street Preachers

Razorlight

Pendulum

Duran Duran

Chase and Status

Scouting For Girls

Tinie Tempah

The Courteeners

The Wombats

Bruno Mars

Ellie Goulding

Jessie J

N-Dubz

Big Audio Dynamite

Example

Hurts

KT Tunstall

Squeeze

The Saturdays

Katy B

Olly Murs

You Me At Six

Wiz Khalifa

Fun Lovin’ Criminals

Imelda May

Cast

Ocean Colour Scene

Eliza Doolittle

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