The rapper will headline the venue on September 14 and joins the likes of Jack White, Usher, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds and One Direction in being confirmed for the festival, with more acts set to be confirmed across the coming weeks.
The series of shows will run from September 1–30 – moving from its previous staging in July. Every gig will be at London’s Roundhouse. In 2011, the likes of Coldplay, Manic Street Preachers, Chase and Status, My Chemical Romance, Linkin Park, Noah And The Whale and Foo Fighters all played the month-long free event.
Tickets for each gig are all given away from the event’s official website. See itunesfestival.com for full details on how to get them.
The line-up for the iTunes Festival so far is as follows:
Usher (September 1)
Ed Sheeran (2)
Olly Murs (3)
Emeli Sande (5)
Jack White (8)
Norah Jones (10)
Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds (12)
Rebecca Ferguson (16)
Andrea Bocelli (18)
One Direction (20)
Emeli Sande, Labrinth and Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds are playing at this year’s T In The Park, which is taking place July 6-8 in Balado Park, Kinross. To check the availability of T In The Park 2012 tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.