Singer Amy Winehouse has been confirmed to play at this year’s V Festival which takes place on August 16 and 17.
This is the first festival announcement for this Summer from Winehouse, who recently won five Grammy Awards.
Joining previously announced headliners Muse are The Verve. Muse will play Chelmsford Hylands Park on Saturday August 16 and at the Leeds site at Weston Park on Sunday August 17. The Verve will play on the alternate days.
Also announced for the two-leg festival now in it’s 13th year, are Kaiser Chiefs, Lenny Kravitz, Kings of Leon, The Charaltans, Squeeze and The Pogues.
Customary pop artistes confirmed include Girls Aloud, Sugababes.
More than 60 acts are still yet to be announced.
Tickets for this year’s V festival go on sale this Friday (March 7) at 10am.
Click here for stage/day and ticket info: www.vfestival.com
This year’s line-up so far is:
Kings Of Leon
The Pigeon Detectives
The Chemical Brothers
Reverend And The Makers
Scouting For Girls
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