Nas added to Lovebox line-up

The rapper will co-headline the Saturday night of the July event with MIA

Nas has been added to the line-up of London’s Lovebox Festival.

The rapper will co-headline the Saturday night of the two-day event with MIA, performing his debut album ‘Illmatic’, which celebrates its 20th anniversary this month.

He will join Chase & Status, The Horrors, A$AP Rocky, Joey Bada$$, Katy B, Banks, Mount Kimbie, and Sub Focus on the bill.

Elsewhere over the weekend there’ll be sets from Ben Pearce, Bondax, Bonobo, Crystal Fighters, Cyril Hahn, David Rodigan, Dense & Pika, Duke Dumont, Elli Ingram, Gaslamp Killer, Hannah Wants, Horse Meat Disco, Huxley, Joy Orbison, Kaleida, Kiesza, Klangkarussell, Kyntro, Madlib, Mnek, Moderat, Paul Woolford, Roosevelt, Scuba, Shy FX & Stamina MC, Special Request, Submotion Orchestra, Tensnake, The Martinez Brothers and Vision Quest. Annie Mac, who is also appearing, hosts her own Annie Mac Presents arena.

The festival takes place in London’s Victoria Park on July 18 and 19, and tickets are priced from £35.

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