V Festival 2013 line-up revealed: Beyoncé and Kings of Leon confirmed as headliners

Rita Ora, Emeli Sandé, Olly Murs and Fun. will perform sets across the August weekend

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Posted 25th February 2013 in News, Beyonce | By Clickmusic News Desk
V Festival 2013 line-up revealed: Beyoncé and Kings of Leon confirmed as headliners

It's here! V Festival has unveiled its 2013 line-up and, just as we all suspected, Beyoncé will headline alongside Kings of Leon.

The festival organisers announced the line-up at 8pm tonight (February 25) as fans flooded the Facebook page impatiently. Beyoncé had been rumoured for the past few weeks, but there were doubts that she'd be able to fit the festival in with her busy touring schedule.

V Fest will also feature prominent slots from Stereophonics, Emeli Sandé, Calvin Harris, Jason Mraz and Rita Ora. Two Door Cinema Club,

Representing The Voice UK, Jessie J and The Script will play slots across the weekend. And representing The X Factor, winner James Arthur will feature alongside Little Mix.

Sound of 2013 nominee Laura Mvula has also been booked.

Rumours of Beyoncé's involvement leaked out two weeks ago among several other incorrect names, including Haim, Rihanna and Azealia Banks.

Early-bird tickets are available to buy from tomorrow morning. Demand is set to be higher than ever this year, so don't miss your chance to get tickets.

The full line-up so far includes:

Beyoncé
Kings of Leon
Stereophonics
Calvin Harris
The Script
Emeli Sandé
Beady Eye
Jessie J
Olly Murs
Two Door Cinema Club
The Vaccines
Basement Jaxx
Paloma Faith
James
Rita Ora
The Courteeners
Jason Mraz
Fun.
Labrinth
Ellie Goulding
Travis
Kendrick Lamar
Of Monsters and Men
Maverick Sabre
DJ Fresh
Jessie Ware
Laura Mvula
Maximo Park
Lianne La Havas
Rudimental
James Arthur
Scouting for Girls
Little Mix
Deacon Blue
Ocean Colour Scene
The Fratellis
Gabrielle Aplin

Watch the V Fest teaser below.