Billie Eilish has been confirmed because the Friday night time headline act at subsequent yr’s Glastonbury Pageant however she just isn’t the one act that has been confirmed to be showing
Glastonbury Pageant is ready to return in June subsequent yr after falling sufferer to the coronavirus pandemic, and organisers Michael and Emily Eavis are decided it will likely be the best present on earth once more.
In 2020 it was meant to be Taylor Swift, Kendrick Lamar and Paul McCartney headlining the Pyramid Stage however in 2022, it has already been introduced that teenage pop sensation Billie Eilish, will likely be topping the invoice on Friday night time.
Talking to ITV in August, Michael stated that he’s hoping that every one the “large names” who had been as a consequence of carry out in 2020 will likely be again subsequent yr.
He informed the broadcaster: “We have the large names coming again I believe – the identical bands that I believe we had lined up three years in the past, or hopefully, fingers crossed.
“It isn’t all concerning the bands although, that is the factor. It is all the opposite stuff we do this makes the present work – it is why we’re so profitable I believe.”
This could imply that Diana Ross will nonetheless be performing the ‘Legends’ slot on Sunday afternoon, with the probabilities of this being boosted by her UK tour in 2022 having Glastonbury weekend freed from gigs in the meanwhile.
Pet Store Boys had confirmed that they might be there in 2020 and it’s hoped they are going to be obtainable to carry out subsequent yr as properly.
Amongst people who have ‘self-confirmed’ that they are going to be enjoying are Crowded Home, with frontman Neil Finn telling Channel 4’s Sunday Brunch that the band will likely be obtainable.
Aerosmith have additionally indicated they’re Glastonbury sure by leaving their UK tour subsequent yr with a ‘competition date’ over the weekend of the Worthy Farm occasion.
Fatboy Slim is predicted to play with him being an everyday lately and Sir Paul McCartney and Taylor Swift have beforehand indicated that they might fulfil their headline slots.
Michael additionally revealed the crew are engaged on new concepts for the occasion.
He stated: “We do it higher ever yr, do not we?
“We provide you with one thing new yearly – we had the pier two years in the past which was an enormous success so we have some new concepts we’re engaged on for subsequent yr as properly.”
*Glastonbury Pageant is scheduled to happen from June 22 – 26, 2022.
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