The event will take place at motor racing circuit Hockenheimring on June 24 next year.
The event will see 10,000 music fans descending on the UK's Donington Park from June 18-20, with "moshing allowed".
The full bill for the event, expected to feature around 40 bands, will be unveiled tomorrow, May 28.
Download is the latest music festival to cancel its 2021 event, but Iron Maiden, KISS and Biffy Clyro will return to headline next year.
Available in February, ‘-!-’ includes singles ‘.CoDA.,’ ‘.intoodeep.,’ and ‘American Blood.’
As so often in Beck’s illustrious past, his new project saw him standing on fertile ground, emerging just 18 months after 'Guero.'
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.