V Festival 2013 line up announced: Beyoncé and Kings Of Leon to headline

Queen Bey will close V Festival 2013

Forget V Festival, this year it's all about B Festival as Beyoncé will headline the 18th annual musical extravaganza.

Hoping to emulate her epic Glastonbury show, Queen Bey will be joined by Kings Of Leon as the other Virgin Media Main Stage headliner.

In what looks to be the best V Festival line-up ever, Beyoncé will headline Hylands Park, Chelmsford on Saturday 17th August and Weston Park, Staffordshire on Sunday 18th August.

Kings Of Leon will close Hylands Park, Chelmsford on Sunday 18th August and Weston Park, Staffordshire on Saturday 17th.

They will be joined by the hottest music stars right now including: Stereophonics, The Script, Emeli Sandé, Calvin Harris, Beady Eye, Jessie J, Two Door Cinema Club, The Vaccines, Basement Jaxx, Olly Murs, Paloma Faith, James, Rita Ora, The Courteeners, Jason Mraz, FUN., Labrinth, Ellie Goulding, Kendrick Lamar, Of Monsters And Men, Maverick Sabre, Travis, DJ Fresh/LIVE, Jessie Ware, Maximo Park, Lianne La Havas, Rudimental, James Arthur, Scouting For Girls, Deacon Blue, Little Mix, Ocean Colour Scene, The Fratellis, Gabrielle Aplin, Laura Mvula and many more to be announced over the coming months.

Tickets go on general sale at 9am on Friday 1st March 2013 at www.VFestival.com

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25-02-2013