Bastille To Perform At Final Of UK Cricket Tournament, ‘The Hundred’
Dan Smith’s band will perform on the day of the men’s and women’s final at Lord’s in London, on September 3.
UK cricket tournament The Hundred has revealed the artists set to take to the stage each match day from August 3. The line-up is topped by Bastille who will perform at The Hundred’s men’s and women’s final at Lord’s on Saturday, September 3. They are joined by Samm Henshaw, Katy J Pearson, Priya Ragu, English Teacher, Jodan Mackampa, Tamera and many more.
For the second year running, the live music at all 34 games of The Hundred has been curated in collaboration with BBC Music Introducing. The artists will perform in front of audiences at some of the UK’s biggest cricket grounds, including Lord’s (London), The Kia Oval (London), Edgbaston (Birmingham), Emirates Old Trafford (Manchester), Sophia Gardens (Cardiff), Headingley (Leeds), Ageas Bowl (Southampton) and Trent Bridge (Nottingham).
Bastille said: “We are really looking forward to being part of The Hundred Final this year. Woody in particular is a big cricket fan and loves what The Hundred has brought to the summer sporting schedule. Needless to say, we can’t wait to be there!”
In its first year in 2021, The Hundred attracted the likes of Becky Hill, Everything Everything, and Self Esteem.
The confirmed list of artists and where they will be performing at The Hundred are as follows:
Bambi Bains – The Kia Oval, London
Bastille – Lord’s, London
BEKA – Trent Bridge, Nottingham
Big Image – Edgbaston, Birmingham
Caity Baser – The Ageas Bowl, Southampton
Casey Lowry – Trent Bridge, Nottingham
Celina Sharma – Lord’s, London
CIEL – The Ageas Bowl, Southampton
Dolores Forever – Headingley, Leeds
English Teacher – Headingley, Leeds
Jordan Mackampa – Edgbaston, Birmingham
Katy J Pearson – Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
Kofi Stone – Edgbaston, Birmingham
Leadley – Edgbaston, Birmingham
lleo – The Kia Oval, London
L’objectif – Headingley, Leeds
Lottery Winners – Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester
Mace The Great – Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
Panic Shack – Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
Phoebe Green – Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester
Priya Ragu – Headingley, Leeds
Queen Millz – Trent Bridge, Nottingham
Samm Henshaw – The Ageas Bowl, Southampton
SOFY – Lord’s, London
Tamera – The Kia Oval, London
Wild Front – The Ageas Bowl, Southampton.
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