Whereas followers of Glastonbury may be upset this 12 months’s occasion was compelled into cancellation by the coronavirus pandemic, it appears the primary act for the 2021 pageant has been confirmed.
Occasion organiser Emily Eavis, 40, has handed the primary invitation to carry out at subsequent years’ pageant to 35-year-old pop beauty Jessie Ware.
Emily was a visitor on Jessie’s extremely well-liked podcast, Desk Manners, when the subject of the world famous festival got here up.
And while the women expressed remorse that the 2020 occasion had been compelled to be cancelled by the continuing worldwide well being disaster, a glimmer of hope was provided as dialog turned to the 2021 occasion.
Emily requested her: “Jessie, are you up for coming again subsequent 12 months? I imply, I’m pondering we make a plan now.”
Jessie enthusiastically responded: “Completely, 100%. I used to be like there, watching my alternative to play this album go me by
“Oh my god, completely! I now have it, in audible affirmation, I’m coming, I’ll completely be there, with bells on!”
This 12 months was meant to be the 50th anniversary celebration of Glastonbury – with headline slots awarded to musicians Kendrick Lamar, Sir Paul McCartney, Taylor Swift, and Diana Ross.
However Emily says maybe the largest disappointment of cancelling the 2020 occasion, is that revellers are lacking out on file sizzling climate.
She stated: ‘The worst factor on these sunny June days is it simply type of feels actually quiet for us as a result of we’re so used to a buzz right now.
“It will likely be fairly a reflective week.
“The climate forecast is wanting actually good, it’s so annoying. It’s simply typical. I’m like “no!”’
Glastonbury is historically subjected to horrific downpours of rain – with some previous festivals seeing campsites fully submerged in water.