This year, the annual ceremony premiered as an ambitious virtual event, streamed live on the Amazon Music UK Twitch channel.
Next year's event will run from June 4-6 at Donington Park, Leicestershire.
“Downloaders are encouraged to put tents up in the garden, wear Download merch, dress as your favourite hero, send in photos and videos – the weekend is about the fans and celebrating...
Scheduled for 12-14 June, “Download TV” will offer unseen performances, interviews and interactive content.
KISS, Iron Maiden and System Of A Down were due to headline Download, while the Isle Of Wight was set to host Lewis Capaldi, The Chemical Brothers and Lionel Richie.
This year's voyage sail on 30 October from Miami, Florida and travelled to Great Stirrup Cay, Bahamas and Falmouth, Jamaica before returning to Miami.
Korn, Deftones, The Offspring, Disturbed, Gojira, Alestorm, Black Veil Brides and more have also been added to the 2020 bill.
Produced by Def Leppard's Phil Collen, 'Shock' was released via UMe on 8 March and has been widely acclaimed.
Download 2019 was a mud bath – those who braved the weather were showered with rock excess. Here are some of the weekend’s highlights.
How to get the most out of the UK's biggest rock fest.
The 2019 event will take place in March in Sydney and Melbourne.
Now in its 16th year, the line-up is better than ever.
Heavy Metal Truants prepare for another “beast of a ride”: their sixth cycling pilgrimage from London to Download Festival.
Legendary Black Sabbath frontman Ozzy Osbourne has been confirmed as the first headliner for the 2018 Download Festival in Derbyshire
The Cadillac Three build a 'Legacy' with their new album, announce a special Nashville show at the Ryman Auditorium and European tour dates.