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Eminem and Arctic Monkeys
are set to headline V Festival 2011. The US rapper and the Sheffield indie icons will top the bill at both the Chelmsford and Stafford legs of V Festival, which takes place from August 20th-21st. Plan B
will grace the stage before Arctic Monkeys, while Rihanna
has now been unveiled as the special guest before Eminem.
Dizzee Rascal and Duran Duran are also on the bill, along with Primal Scream, Kaiser Chiefs and Chase & Status. Tinie Tempah, Jessie J and Mark Ronson are sure to get the crowds moving while Razorlight, Manic Street Preachers and The Courteeners bring some rock to the V Festival bill. Meanwhile, Olly Murs, The Saturdays, The Script and Ellie Goulding will ensure pop fans are more than catered for.
V Festival 2011 tickets go on general sale from 9am on 4 March 2011. Ticket prices are: Weekend with Camping - £175, Weekend no Camping - £149, Day Tickets - £83.50 & Campervan - £99.
Go to V Festival to find out more and look out for future V Festival line-up announcements.
The full V Festival line-up so far is:
Manic Street Preachers
Chase and Status
Scouting For Girls
Big Audio Dynamite
Fun Lovin' Criminals
You Me At Six
Ocean Colour Scene