Kylie Minogue says she is “thrilled” after being revealed as a result of the act for subsequent 12 months’s Sunday “legends” slot at Glastonbury.
It should probably be her first time performing her private full set at the pageant, after being compelled to cancel her scheduled Pyramid Stage headline slot 14 years previously when she was recognized with breast most cancers.
She joined Scissor Sisters on the world-famous stage at Worthy Farm in 2010, nevertheless has certainly not carried out her private current.
Glastonbury organiser Emily Eavis moreover posted on Twitter and Instagram to substantiate the data, saying: “We’re delighted to announce that Kylie is lastly bringing her current to Glastonbury.
“She’ll play the legendary Sunday afternoon slot at subsequent 12 months’s Competitors. And we cannot wait.”
Glastonbury’s Sunday legends slot has develop right into a company customized on the pageant, often drawing the most important crowd of the weekend.
Kylie follows throughout the footsteps of various legends along with Dolly Parton, Lionel Richie, Tom Jones and Dame Shirley Bassey.
Earlier this 12 months, she spoke about her hopes of lastly performing her private set on the pageant, saying: “It could be excellent and actually emotional to be standing there and doing what I didn’t get to do all these years previously, for optimistic.”
The announcement comes a few weeks after Stormzy was revealed as a result of the pageant’s first headliner, nevertheless followers are nonetheless prepared for data of various acts.
Totally different bands and singers rumoured to be on the bill embrace Sir Paul McCartney, Madonna, Taylor Swift, every Liam and Noel Gallagher (individually), Arctic Monkeys and even Bradley Cooper, following the success of his A Star Is Born film with Girl Gaga, and its soundtrack.
Tickets for subsequent 12 months’s event, which takes place from 26 to 30 June 2019, purchased out in merely over half an hour.
There was no Glastonbury this summer season, with organisers taking a “fallow 12 months” break for the farmland.
Foo Fighters, Radiohead and Ed Sheeran headlined on the ultimate pageant in 2017.