The rapper joins The Stone Roses, Kasabian, Snow Patrol on the festival bill

Nicki Minaj has been added to the bill for this year’s T In The Park festival.

Kasabian and Snow Patrol will headline this summer’s event, which takes place over the weekend of July 6-8 in Balado Park, Kinross, and will also see sets from Happy Mondays, New Order and Tribes. The Stone Roses were announced as the Saturday (July 7) headliner last year.

Other newly announced names to be added to the line-up include Tinie Tempah, Example, Kaiser Chiefs, Pete Doherty, Elbow and Alabama Shakes. They join the likes of Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, The Vaccines and Florence And The Machine, who have already been confirmed for the bill.

Minaj is set to release her new album ‘Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded’ on April 3. The latest single from the album, ‘Starships’, debuted online recently.

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The line-up for T In The Park 2012 so far is as follows:

Snow Patrol
The Stone Roses
Nicki Minaj
Tinie Tempah
New Order
Florence And The Machine
Kaiser Chiefs
The Temper Trap
The Darkness
Miike Snow
Pulled Apart By Horses
Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds
David Guetta
Calvin Harris
Jessie J
The Vaccines
Two Door Cinema Club
Emeli Sande
Ben Howard
Amy MacDonald
The Courteeners
The Macabees
Enter Shikari
Rizzle Kicks
Peter Doherty
The Wailers
Alabama Shakes
Chase And Status
Happy Mondays
James Morrison
Frank Turner
The Enemy
Miles Kane
The Wanted
Maverick Sabre
Twin Atlantic
The Horrors
Christina Perri
Little Roy
Band Of Skulls