SAY IT LOUD, I’M BACK AND I’M PROUD

Return engagements for godfather of soul and King Monkey...

Ian Brown, James Brown, Finley Quaye, Sly & Robbie, Mishka and Sneaker Pimps have been added to the V99 festivals’ bill.

James Brown headlines the festival’s MTV Stage on Saturday, August 21, in Chelmsford and the following day in Staffordshire.

Finley Quaye, Sly & Robbie and Mishka will play the festivals’ JJB/Reebok Arena along with Rae & Christian at Chelmsford (August 21) and Staffordshire (22). Ian Brown and Sneaker Pimps have been added as Orbital‘s support acts on the second stage at Staffordshire (August 21) and Chelmsford (22). Tickets are available from nme.com‘s 24-hour ticketline on 0870 121 0125 or click here to go to our online gig guide and ticket service.