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Artists / Line-up

Kaiser Chiefs

The new Mayors of Leeds, this 5 piece certainly know how to write a tune, with single 'Ruby' hitting the top spot in February 2007. Even more infectious live, it's hard to resist their canny observations on Northern life over ridiculously catchy tunes.

Sunday - Main Stage (See full line up)

Set List

  • Everyday I Love You Less and Less
  • Heat Dies Down
  • Ruby
  • Thank You Very Much
  • I Can Do It Without You
  • Modern Way
  • Everything Is Average Nowadays
  • Highroyds
  • I Predict A Riot
  • Take My Temperature
  • The Angry Mob
  • On My God

Your reviews

Katie from blackburn
wow they were awesome great act to finish with! propa got the crowd buzzin!

victoria jane
Radio 1's Big Weekend was fab! the Kaiser's were amazing, we went to the '1 life' stage and got covered in paint and had a great time! Thanx Radio 1! xxx

Jules Fenton
They were amazing, and Sooooo good live, sounding even better in the flesh. I Couldn't stop bouncing - knew all the words and couldn't believe Ricky was pulled off the stage - he wasn't chuffed from where I was standing! Can't wait for next year!

jen
my mate was the lucky one that got the tickets and she took me! she is defo a mate for life now! the most amazing performance i have ever seen cheers radio 1 for a great day xxxxx

jen
What can i say absolutley fantastic does not even come close! Thank you radio 1 for the most wonderfull day ever xx

tasha & katie
absoluty brill they were cmazin i love the kaiser chiefs nd i was signing along and so was everone else they were the best ones i think u were amazing love ya xx

Clive
Shame their record company can't see the benefit of broadcasting the set in low resolution and compressed sound like so many others. It would increase their record and video sales not damage them.Corporate greed

Lizzi Railton
WOW !!! They rock

katie
one word: WOW!!!!!!!!!!! amazin defo worth the wait and squash! no words can describe the atmosphere was just amazin!!!

Greg Sangster
It was a truly fantastic day, me and my partner thought it was one of the best planed events we have been to.Kaiser Chiefs were the highlight for us however the other bands were fantastic. Thank you very much. Greg & Karen

shaun bennehan
different class!

Dawn
I was right at the front to see the kaisers and they were absolutely amazing, being a huge kaisers fan i was definately not let down!! thankyou radio 1!!

James Walton
how can any1 watch Kaiser Chiefs when Bloc Party r on the other stage??? I hope all them ppl that went 2 c kaisers watch bloc party on tv and realise what a huge mistake they made, and i hope ur all gutted!!!!

Shane Connolly
in a word.....Amazin.i thought there first song got the crowd going, which is what you need, although they were the same for everysong, i predict a riot, was the best for me!

Christine G
Rocking as usual, great band to end the festival!

Karen Hilton
Loved it all, but what a top band and set to finish off the week end!Knew they'd be great live but wow.'Knocked me socks off!'

Phil Hughes
Kaiser Chiefs were great!loved every minute of them

kylie
the highlight of Sunday for me was meeting the Kaiser Chiefs in the signing tent. they're absolutely fantastic! the View were really cool too! great weekend x x

Paul Geldard
Its a discrace that we cant watch and listen to there set from Sunday. What a set, the best of the weekend. What are the BBC doing with out licence fees?

maz
Oh my god. They were the best band of the night. I felt I was part of the crowd and that I was there. Ricky Wilson is a genius!!!! I PREDICT NO RIOT!!

louise smith
preston big weekend was fantastic " i predict a riot" nearly brought the roof off, it was amazing i'll never forget it.

Dharmen Parekh
Amazing performance! In my opinion they ruled the whole show and I am truely now a fan for life...they rock!

maria
get a video of kaiser chiefs there are a lot of disapointed fans out there!

Stephen Smith
Kaiser Chiefs....Well what can i say a perfect end to a brilliant day, this band brought the house down and were superb live...the Kaisers ROCK :D

sean
they were amazing!!!!! they didnt do na na na na naaaaa but apart from that!!!

Sammie Sharples
No two words about it.Amazing.

Andy Irwin
We had an absolutely fantastic day yesterday. The weather was perfect and the atmosphere was generally lively. I was proud to have radio 1 in my city, it gave us prestonians a lift that we were in dire need of.I thought Mika was particularly good, a born entertainer who worked the crowd and seemed genuinely bowled away by the outpouring of affection he reeived from the crowd.Ricky Wilson stole the show as he always tends to do, I thought 'I predict a riot', predictably, was the best of the day along with Mika's 'Big Girls you are beautiful.'I was impressed with The Enemy, who kicked the day off in the In New Music We Trust tent. Edith introduced them and I have to say, the participation of the DJ's all day was welcome and entertaining, Jo being in particularly good form, coming on stage dressed as a giant rabbit during Mika's set.A fantastic day finished with a rave to Dave Pearce's outdoor arena set, which was superb. Thank you radio 1 is all Preston can say.

pixie
fantastic, I predict a riot ...was , the whole set was fabulous, and highroyds, I have even got pics of that place:)

Jamesc/tboy
they were absolutley fantasticly amazingly good....dpnt u agre? xXXx

joanne
they were amazing

leanne rimmer
OMG kaiser chiefs wer amazing!! i loved them!!

Carlo, Preston
Amazing, what a way to end the perfect weekend

Cherry B
kaisers rock!

rachel
i thought that the kaiser chiefs were the best band there i love them

James
This was by far the best set of the weekend, why is BBC Radio 1 unable to bring us this set? These are the top dogs in the music industry!

Lyndsey Heron
Kaiser Chiefs were amazing! Thank you Radio 1 it was a brilliant day! Roy Walker was great!!

Lynzi
Kaiserchiefs were absolutely amazing!! Had been told just how good they were, and they lived up to that n more.... Thanks Radio 1 for bringin somethin special to Preston!

jojo x
simply the best bar non ty radio one ! xxxxxx

kaiser breif
oh my god!!!!!!!!!!!! i liked it when ricky walked into whitey twice

andrea
amazing wot a great performance , i'm very impressed Thanks guys xxxxxxxxx

Sally Comer, Leeds
I loved the Kaisers last night it was the first time I had seen them live and had been wanting to for ages! Everything sounded brilliant and I loved the new songs! Thanks Radio 1!

Carolyn
Thanks lads for making my weekend!! you never let us down...keep it going and good luck with the new single.Super weekend !!

Alan O'Donohoe
Absolutely awesome performance, 10000+ people in the main tent bopping up and down to the sounds of Ricky & Crew, shouting, cheering, singing and waving. Highlights were Ruby, Riot and chorus of "Oh My God". What a great way to finish the weekend!

emma
one word fantastic cant beleive i saw them live

baz - penwortham in preston
Oh my god radio 1, u set the party of in preston this weekend! u put us on the map! what a way to fisnish with the kaisers. they were on fire, fantastic!im completly buzzin still, not guna forget this weekend for a while.

kaisercat
Absolutely Fantastic!!!!!Wish I was there, Take My Temperature extended version is amazing, they are on Top Form, well done guys, see you in Amsterdam

Mark Mulholland
Absolutley amazing to see them live, to say they there were nervous before coming on stage they certainly pulled it off. Would deffo see them again without a doubt.

Ms Andrea
The Kaisers were fantastic. Stole the show today and were definately worth waiting for.

Jill Bennett
Was lucky enough to be there yesterday gutted that the cheifs were on today but just watched by pressing red button, they were amazing!!!!!By doing so many songs in the set lind of puts scissor sisters to shame! Still love them though thanks for a great day radio one!

Samantha Prince
Kaisers are just the most fantastic live !!! love iiitttt!!!!!

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