The funk legend plays the Irish festival...

JAMES BROWN has confirmed he will play at this year’s OXEGEN FESTIVAL.

The soul legend will join Streets, Kasabian, Foo Fighters, Ian Brown and [a][/a] who are all playing the festival at Punchestown Racecourse, Ireland on July 9 and 10.

Tickets go on sale on Friday (February 18), priced 64.50 Euro (one day),120.00 Euro (two day) and 145.00 euro (two day including camping).

A full line-up announcement will be made in the coming weeks.