When you thought WOMAD couldn’t fish anymore names out of the bag the amazing world festival has now revealed that performer, Sinéad O’Connor will be closing the Open Air Stage on the Sunday. Sinéad O’Connor will be playing her biggest hits but also tracks from her brand new album, I’m Not Bossy, I’m The Boss, which is set to be released on 11th August 2014.
The full Womad 2014 line-up is below:
9Bach (Wales), 숨[su:m] (South Korea), Aar Maanta (Somalia/UK), Afrikan Boy (UK), Alice Russell (UK), Amira Kheir (Italy/Sudan), Anna Cizia Villani and the MacuranOrchestra (Italy), Amjad Ali Khan with Ayaan Khan & Amaan Khan (India), AMJ Collective and The Malmesbury Project (Jamaica/UK), Arreola + Carballo (Mexico), Bassekou Kouyate and Ngoni ba (Mali), Brushy One String (Jamaica), The Batch Gueye Band (Senegal), Caci Vorba (Poland), Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita (Wales/Senegal), Çiğdem Aslan (Turkey/UK), Chicha Libra (USA/France/Venezuela/Mexico), Chloé Bird (Spain), Chloe Charles(Canada), Clinton Fearon (Jamaica), Coetus (Spain), Congo Natty (UK), Dakha Brakha (Ukraine), Dave Okumu & The Invisible with Shingai Shoniwa: Stars Align (UK), Elemotho (Namibia), Debademba(Mali), Fat Freddy’s Drop (New Zealand), Fatoumata Diawara & Roberto Fonseca (Mali/Cuba), Francois & The Atlas Mountains (France), Gordie MacKeeman & his Rhythm Boys (Canada), Goran Bregovic’s Wedding and Funeral Orchestra (Serbia/Bulgaria), Greg Wilson (UK), Hazmat Modine (USA), Ibibio Sound Machine (UK/Nigeria), Jus Now (UK/Trinidad), Imed Alibi (Tunisia), Justin Vali & Ny Malagasy Orkestra (Madagascar), Kathryn Williams (UK), Kobo Town (Trinidad/Canada), Linnea Olsson (Sweden), Les Ambassadeurs (Mail), Lucinda Belle (UK), Madeeh (Malaysia), Melt Yourself Down (UK), Magic Drum Orchestra (UK), Mahsa and Marjan Vahdat (Iran), Manu Dibango (Cameroon), Martin Simpson and Dom Flemons (UK/USA), Mari Boine (Norway), Maz O’Connor (UK), Monsieur Doumani (Cyprus),Mulatu Astatke (Ethiopia), Muyayo Rif (Catalan), Nitin Sawhney ONEZERO (UK), Nuru Kane (Senegal), Oliver Mutukudzi & The Black Spirits (Zimbabwe), Public Service Broadcasting (UK), Richard Thompson(UK), Salim-Sulaiman with Karsh Kale (India), Sans (UK/Finland/Armenia), Septeto Santiaguero (Cuba), Siyaya (Zimbabwe), Snarky Puppy (USA), Songhoy Blues (Mali), Sonia Sabri Company (UK/India),SöNDöRGő (Hungary), The Chair (Scotland), The Gloaming (Ireland/USA), The Good Ones (Rwanda), The Jolly Boys (Jamaica), The Magnolia Sisters (USA), Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue (USA), Tunng (UK), Vinicio Caposella and The Post Office Band (Italy), Yaaba Funk (UK), Youssou NDOUR et le Super Etoile (Senegal)
WOMAD festival UK will take place in Charlton Park, Malmesbury, Wiltshire between 24 July –27 July 2014.