March 12, 2014 9:49

Snoop Dogg to headline Boardmasters festival

The rapper will top the bill of the Cornwall event along with Chase & Status and Bastille

Snoop Dogg to headline Boardmasters festival

Photo: Pooneh Ghana/NME

Snoop Dogg has been announced as the third and final headliner for Boardmasters festival.

The rapper – also known as Snoop Lion – joins previously announced headliners Chase & Status and Bastille on the top of the bill.

Boardmasters will take place in Watergate Bay, Newquay between August 6 and 10.

Other acts on the bill include The Cribs, Palma Violets, Peace, 2 Many DJs and George Ezra.

In addition of gigs on the beach, festival-goers can also take part in surfing, skateboarding and BMX competitions.

Last year, more than 150,000 people turned out to the event, which was headlined by The Vaccines, Basement Jaxx and Ben Howard.

Snoop Dogg will also headline Manchester's Parklife Weekender this summer along with Foals.

To check the availability of Boardmasters tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0844 858 6765.

Read More On This Artist

More News
Mogwai's Stuart Braithwaite goes on campaign trail for Scottish 'Yes' vote
Wild Beasts announce special edition release of 'Present Tense' with Foals remix –...
Interpol reveal Paul Banks-directed video for 'Twice As Hard'
Rihanna says 'Fuck you' to CBS over use of 'Run This Town' following NFL...
Cat Stevens to tour for first time since 1976
Run The Jewels fans set up Kickstarter campaign to get new album remixed by cats
Paul McCartney to release expanded edition of 'New' including unreleased tracks
September 23 declared David Bowie Day in Chicago
Kasabian's Tom Meighan: 'I'll be buying the new Aphex Twin album the second it...
Royal Blood's Ben Thatcher denounces 'rock 'n' roll' behaviour:...
Serge says next Kasabian album will be heavy and 'bombastic'
Sharon Osbourne to U2: 'You give your mediocre music away because no one wants to buy it'
Footage emerges of Foo Fighters playing instrumental version of new song 'Outside' -...
Frank Ocean recording new album with Hit-Boy and Rodney Jerkins
Entertainment Retailers Association call U2's album giveaway 'as damaging as piracy'
Sky Ferreira compares her collaborative track with Charli XCX to Tatu
Neil Young shares live recording of new song 'Who's Gonna Stand Up' - listen
Oscar-winning musician Hans Zimmer announces first ever UK shows
Hookworms reveal new song 'On Leaving' – listen
Kanye West tells media to 'pick a new target' during Brisbane gig
Crystal Fighters plan charity foundation in honour of late drummer Andrea Marongiu
Aphex Twin to host 'Syro' listening parties in UK record shops

More News

Comments

Please login to add your comment.

Featured Videos
Latest Tickets - Booking Now
 
Know Your NME
 

 
NME Store & Framed Prints
Most Read News
Popular This Week
Inside NME.COM
On NME.COM Today