Drake and Kanye to headline Wireless Festival 2014

Kanye West

Kanye West, Drake and Bruno Mars will headline this summer's Wireless Festival in London and Birmingham.

The event has moved from the Olympic Park in east London, where it took place last year.

It will now be based place across two sites this summer, Finsbury Park in London and Perry Park in Birmingham over the weekend of 4-6 July.

Organisers say it will be Kanye West and Bruno Mars' only UK live appearances in 2014.


It is the festival's 10th anniversary this year and the first time organisers have taken Wireless outside London.

"We couldn't be more thrilled to mark this momentous anniversary by taking it to a second site, Perry Park in Birmingham," said promoter Steve Homer.

"We are delighted to be welcoming back Drake and Kanye West as headliners and thrilled to secure Bruno Mars for his first UK Festival headline performance."

Bruno Mars

Pharrell Williams, Outkast and Ellie Goulding are also among the first wave of acts to be announced for the festival.

Current number one act Clean Bandit have been confirmed as have Rudimental, John Newman, Basement Jaxx and Angel Haze.

More acts will be announced over the next few months.

Tickets go on sale on 31 January at 09:00

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