Thursday, 5 April 2018

Florence + the Machine, Shawn Mendes & Demi Lovato to Perform at BBC's Big Weekend + Line Up

More big names have been added to the line-up for BBC Music’s The Biggest Weekend. The four-day festival is taking place next month on the late May bank holiday weekend (25-28 May) over four sites in four nations.

The huge musical extravaganza will be broadcast on TV, radio and online and will celebrate the extraordinary breadth and diversity of music across the BBC.

Announced today, Florence + the Machine, Shawn Mendes, Demi Lovato, Jason Derulo, Clean Bandit, Anne-Marie and others join an already massive and stellar line-up made up of Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran, Sam Smith, Liam Gallagher, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, Orbital, Beck, Underworld, Nigel Kennedy, Danielle De Niese, The Shires, Manic Street Preachers, Emeli Sandé, J Hus, Go Go Penguin, Snow Patrol, Strictly Come Dancing with the BBC Concert Orchestra plus many many more.

The Biggest Weekend will host concerts in Belfast, Coventry, Swansea and Perth with sets available on Radio 1, Radio 2, Radio 3 and Radio 6 Music, BBC iPlayer, online, mobile and extensive TV coverage on BBC One, Two and Four.

Acts added to the line-up are:

Florence + the Machine
Shawn Mendes
Jason Derulo
Clean Bandit
Demi Lovato
Hailee Steinfeld
Christine and the Queens
Panic! At the Disco
Jessie Ware
Jorja Smith
Jax Jones

Steel Banglez
Tom Walker
Rae Morris
Blue Rose Code
Andy Brown
Callum Beattie
Hannah Grace
Jalen N’Gonda
Joe Dolman
Turin Brakes
Wandering Hearts
Catherine McGrath
Lykke Li
Jaguar Land Rover Band
Jon Boden