Michael Eavis says rapper will top Pyramid Stage
Now Eavis has confirmed as NME.COM speculated at the time, that it will indeed by rapper Jay-Z taking the slot.
Speaking to BBC Somerset, Eavis explained the choice stating he wanted to “break with tradition this time and put on something totally different”.
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Meanwhile the other act confirmed for the event which takes place between June 27 and 29 is Neil Diamond who will play the Sunday afternoon “veterans” slot on the Pyramid Stage.
Organisers hope to keep the rest of the line-up under wraps until June.