Purple One to play July show as event becomes three-day bash
[a]Prince[/a] is set to play his only UK show of 2011 at [b]Kent[/b]’s Hop Farm Festival on July 3.
The singer will be headlining the newly-announced third day of the festival, which will now be taking place over three days: July 1-3. [a]The Eagles[/a] are headlining the first night of the bash while [a]Morrissey[/a] will head up the second night.
[a]Bryan Ferry[/a], [a]Brandon Flowers[/a], [a]Carl Barat[/a], [a]Iggy And The Stooges[/a] and [a]Lou Reed[/a] are also on the bill for the event. More acts are due to be announced soon – see Hopfarmfestival.com for more information.
Prince’s only other scheduled 2011 European festival appearance so far is for Poland’s Open’er event, which takes place on June 30-July 3.
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