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Will Ed Sheeran Be Headlining Glastonbury In 2017?

Ed Sheeran is reportedly in talks to headline next year’s Glastonbury festival as part what’s going to be a massive 2017 for the singer. Sheeran is currently on a nearly year-long career break, after spending...

Adele Says Hello Again To Number One Spot After Glastonbury

Thanks to her show-stopping headlining performance at Glastonbury last weekend, Adele’s third album 25 has returned to the number one spot in the UK albums chart. The album enjoyed a huge surge in sales (up...

Ellie Goulding Wants People To "Carry The Spirit Of Glastonbury Home" After Brexit

Singer Ellie Goulding called on the public to “carry the spirit of Glastonbury home” with them when she played the festival’s main stage over the weekend. Goulding had previously tweeted that she was ‘heartbroken’ over...

Viola Beach's Streams Increase By Over 6,000 Per Cent After Coldplay Tribute

On Sunday night Coldplay used their headlining slot on Glastonbury’s Pyramid Stage to pay tribute to Viola Beach and give them the festival moment they never got to have. During their set, singer Chris Martin...

Ellie Goulding: 'Britain Should Follow Glastonbury Festival's Lead After Brexit Result'

The British singer performed at the annual music festival in Somerset, England on Sunday (26Jun16), just days after the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union.The decision has caused major divisions between the 'Leave'...

Katie Price "Proud" That Son Harvey's Response To Trolls Made It On Glastonbury Flag

Katie Price has said she is “proud” of son Harvey, after a flag was flown at the Glastonbury festival over the weekend, showing his response to online bullies. In May Harvey appeared alongside his mother...

Michael Eavis: Fleetwood Mac Wanted Too Much Money To Play Glastonbury

The Go Your Own Way rockers were strongly rumoured to be performing at this year's (16) event, however they were not on the bill at Worthy Farm, England, over the weekend (24-26Jun16)....

Lady Gaga Meets The Dalai Lama At U.s. Mayors Conference

The Poker Face star, who was rumoured to be a top secret performer at the weekend's Glastonbury festival in England, teamed up with the Buddhist leader at the U.S. Conference of Mayors, where...

Coldplay End Soggy Glastonbury With A Little Hope After 'Brexit' Vote

As fans awaited the band's headlining set to close what festival boss Michael Eavis has called the muddiest Glastonbury ever, Chaplin's speech from his 1940 satire The Great DICtator was played. The...

Mark Ronson: 'Lady Gaga's Surprise Set Didn't Quite Happen'

The Poker Face singer was rumoured to be teaming up with Mark for a surprise appearance at the music event this weekend (25-26Jun16) after she was reportedly spotted on the Worthy Farm site....

Adele Overcomes Nerves For Glastonbury Festival Headlining Show

The Rolling in the Deep singer revealed she was nervous to an estimated crowd of 150,000 festivalgoers in Somerset, England and was so stunned by the turnout at the start of her set...

The 1975 Speak To Their Generation At Glastonbury After Brexit

The 1975 frontman Matt Healy took time out of the band’s Glastonbury set on Saturday (June 25) to speak about his thoughts on the EU referendum result. Dressed in a white flared suit, the singer...

Adele Wows Glastonbury With Stunning Headlining Set

On Saturday night (June 25) Adele finally took to Glastonbury’s Pyramid Stage to headline the festival for the first time in her career. Opening with ‘Hello’, Adele treated the crowd to a set which was...

Adele Prepares For Glastonbury, As Bbc Braces Itself For Swearing

Adele is preparing to headline Glastonbury festival for the first time ever today, taking to the Pyramid Stage just after 10pm. For fans who aren't lucky enough to be there live, the performance will be...

Lady Gaga Sparks Glastonbury Performance Rumours

The Poker Face singer reportedly flew into the Worthy Farm site in Somerset, England on Thursday (23Jun16) and has been spotted hanging out behind the famous Pyramid stage, causing speculation she could be...

Jess Glynne Makes Glastonbury Debut After Throat Surgery

The 26-year-old was scheduled to appear at the music event last June (15), but was forced to withdraw because of vocal surgery. "Last year I had to cancel Glastonbury," an emotional...

James Dedicate Glastonbury Set To Eu Voters

The Sit Down hitmakers took to the festival stage on Friday (24Jun16), hours after the shock result and the subsequent resignation of Prime Minister David Cameron was announced. James frontman Tim Booth...

Damon Albarn Bemoans The 'Failure' Of Democracy At Glastonbury

The Blur frontman was one of the first acts to take to the stage at Britain's Glastonbury Festival on Friday (24Jun16), and grasped the opportunity to vocalise his thoughts on the so-called Brexit (Britain's exit...

Damon Albarn Tells Glastonbury "Democracy Has Failed Us"

Blur frontman Damon Albarn has said, “democracy has failed us”, after the results of the historic referendum came in, showing Britain had voted to leave the European Union. Albarn joins a host of celebrities who...

Muse's Matt Bellamy: "Something Will Go Wrong During Glastonbury Set"

Muse frontman Matt Bellamy is preparing for his band to headline Glastonbury’s Pyramid stage tonight, for the third time in their career. Bellamy says the band are ready for anything, including something going wrong on...

Glastonbury Start Marred By Traffic Gridlock And Muddy Fields

As music fans arrive to get a good camping spot at Worthy Farm in Somerset, they were greeted by congestion and gridlock and muddy fields following rain storms. Reports suggest some festival-goers...

Glastonbury Gridlock: Festival Goers Have Been Stuck In Traffic All Day

Glastonbury Festival goers are facing a major traffic crisis as they make their way down to Worthy Farm in Somerset for the biggest greenfield event in the world. The musical line-up doesn't even kick off...

Man Dies At Glastonbury Festival Site

The unnamed man, in his 20s, was airlifted from the Worthy Farm grounds in Somerset, England on Monday (20Jun16) after catching on fire and he later passed away from his injuries at a...

Idris Elba Pulls Out Of Glastonbury Festival Gig

The Wire star was due to perform at the Silver Hayes dance area of the famous British music festival, which officially begins on Friday (24Jun16), but his schedule on fantasy film The Dark...

Coldplay And Muse Donate Tracks To Glastonbury Charity Album

The bands, who along with Adele are the headline acts for the 2016 music festival which takes place at Worthy Farm this week (22Jun-26Jun), are aiming to raise money for Oxfam and promote their Stand...

Lionel Richie: 'There's Room For Both Adele And I To Say Hello'

Despite British singer Adele running away with the title of one of his most famous songs, the original Hello singer, whose ballad topped the charts in 1984, has no issues with her success.The 66-year-old singing...

Coldplay's Glastonbury Set Thrown Into Crisis - Report

The British band will be taking to the Pyramid Stage at the famous U.K. music festival on 26 June (16). It was reported earlier this year (16) that 69-year-old Barry would join them as their...

Glastonbury Festival Opens Up Women-only Venue

The Sisterhood is being billed as an "intersectional, queer, trans and disability-inclusive space open to all people who identify as women". The tent venue's staff, performers, DJs, and security will all be...

Glastonbury 2016 To Have First Women Only Venue The Sisterhood

This year’s Glastonbury will feature a venue open to women only for the first time in the festival’s history. Named The Sisterhood, the space will be hidden in the festival’s Shangri-La area and is described...

Glastonbury Boss Confirms Talks Over Longleat Move

The dairy farmer, 80, has held a festival on his Worthy Farm property in Somerset, England since 1970, with the Glastonbury event now one of the most famous in the world. However, every...

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