The bill for the January 2001 extravaganza is beginning to take shape...

Deftones, ROB HALFORD, Queens Of The Stone Age and Brazilian singer DANIELA MERCURY are the latest additions to the ROCK IN RIO annual festival taking place in BRAZIL this coming January.

The acts join Iron Maiden, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Britney Spears, *N Sync, REM, James Taylor, Silverchair and Foo Fighters in Rock City, Rio De Janeiro between January 12-14 and 18-21 2001.

More acts will be announced for the festival, which in the past has welcomed audiences of around 250,000, in the coming weeks.