Guns N’ Roses headline BST Hyde Park for the first time this summer as part of the event’s 10th anniversary.
Guns N’ Roses headline American Express presents BST Hyde Park for the first time this summer.
The legends of Welcome To The Jungle will make their debut at the iconic festival series on June 30 as part of the 10th anniversary of the outdoor event in London.
Frontman Axl Rose, 60. will join Slash, 57, Duff McKagen, 58, Dizzy Reed, 59. Richard Fortus, Frank Ferrer and Melissa Reese for the special show.
Behind! Guns N’ Roses headline BST Hyde Park for the first time this summer as part of the event’s 10th anniversary: Axl Rose, left, and Slash, right, pictured in 2019)
They were joined by previously announced headliners Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, Billy Joel, Take That, BLACKPINK and P!NK with special guest Gwen Stefani.
Tickets go on general sale Wednesday at 10am GMT, with the first pre-sale reaching American Express cardholders on Friday. at 9am GMT.
Reflecting on her own appearance, Hollaback Girl hitmaker Gwen has admitted that the UK shows, on June 24 and 25, will be a special experience for her.
On tour together? The band, pictured in 1990, will make their debut at the iconic festival series on June 30 as part of the open-air event’s 10th anniversary in London.
She said: ‘I don’t think I would ever be myself without the amazing UK musical influences. I am so excited to be back! This is going to be an amazing show.
Pink added: ‘It’s been a long three years and I’ve missed live music so much… So it’s finally time! I’m so excited to be back in the UK and Europe to sing, cry, sweat and make new memories with my friends.
‘It’s going to be magical!’
More special guests will be confirmed for all shows in due course, while Take That, consisting of Gary Barlow, Howard Donald and Mark Owen, look forward to their one-of-a-kind reunion.
They said: ‘We’re so excited to be back together and for BST Hyde Park to be the first venue we’ll be performing at in almost four years. We have amazing memories of playing there in 2016, and we can’t wait to see everyone in July.”
For more information and tickets, head to https://www.bst-hydepark.com/