Kylie Minogue has been confirmed as the headliner for this year’s BBC Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park, taking place on Sunday 9th September 2018.
The pop princess will perform selections from her latest number one album Golden along with classics from across her career. The performance comes just before Kylie kicks off her massive headline Golden tour in the UK.
Kylie says, “I’m absolutely thrilled to be headlining BBC Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park this year. I can’t wait to get on that famous stage and celebrate a golden year with the audience.”
The line-up for this year’s festival also includes Carrie Underwood, All Saints, Rita Ora, Lenny Kravitz, The Band of Love and Manic Street Preachers.
Jeff Smith, Head of Music for Radio 2, says: “Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park is one of the highlights in our musical calendar. Each year we aim to give the audience a very special show which reflects the diversity and range of the music we play on Radio 2. This year we go from one of country music’s most popular artists, Carrie Underwood through to a unique set of disco hits performed by an award winning folk stars ‘supergroup’, The Band of Love. There’ll be the legendary rock of Lenny Kravitz, cool pop from All Saints, contemporary hit maker Rita Ora and one of the UK’s finest bands, Manic Street Preachers and I can’t wait to welcome one of Radio 2 listeners best loved artists to Hyde Park – Kylie Minogue.”
BBC Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park will be broadcast on BBC Radio 2 from 1pm to 9.30pm on Sunday 9th September so you can join in the action from home. It will also be live on the BBC Red Button TV channel, BBC iPlayer and via the Radio 2 website.
Tickets for the event are on sale now from https://bbc.in/2MjBE1F.