Glastonbury Festival 2016: New acts announced for Silver Hayes line-up

Dance and rap names confirmed, including Stormzy, Idris Elba, Craig David and more

This year’s line-up for Glastonbury’s Silver Hayes area has been confirmed.

Glastonbury Festival 2016 runs at its traditional home of Worthy Farm, Pilton in Somerset from 22-26 June, with Muse, Adele and Coldplay headlining.

Returning this year, the dance and rap-leaning Silver Hayes area will once again feature six stages: Sonic, Wow, Gully, The Blues, Pussy Parlure and The BBC Introducing.

Among the big names confirmed are Annie Mac, Four Tet, Kano, Jungle, Ms Dynamite, Novelist and Stormzy. They will be joined by actor-come-DJ Idris Elba, Craig David and Kate Tempest (appearing as part of the Welfare Unit).

See the full line-up in the poster below.

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Also joining headliners Adele, Coldplay and Muse on the bill this year will be Beck, Foals, LCD Soundsystem, Chvrches, James Blake, PJ Harvey, ZZ Top, New Order, Disclosure and Bring Me The Horizon among many more.

Skepta, Ellie Goulding, The 1975, The Last Shadow Puppets, Grimes, Jake Bugg, Fatboy Slim, Guy Garvey, Madness, Wolf Alice and Bat For Lashes will also play live across the weekend.

Chris Martin recently told NME that headlining Glastonbury is “the closest thing to a homecoming gig” the band have got.

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