Glastonbury 2020 Phase 1 Lineup Announced

Despite many of the worlds leading festivals being cancelled or postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, UK super festival Glastonbury looks to move forward with its 2020 edition after revealing its first wave of artists.

This year’s will mark it the 50th anniversary of Glastonbury and as expected its a jaw dropping lineup is stacked with the very best in live touring acts. From Paul McCartney and Kendrick Lamar, to Taylor Swift and Diana Ross, this year’s edition of Glastonbury will go bigger than ever before.

Dance fans have not been forgotten either, with performances from the likes of Fatboy Slim, La Roux, Groove Armada, RUFUS, Dizzee Rascal and more.

Many have been asking if the festival will proceed as expected in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. In a quote obtained by Your EDM, a festival representative addressed how they will be handling the uncertainty due to the virus.

“As things stand we are still working hard to deliver our 50th anniversary Festival in June and we are very proud of the bill that we have put together over the last year or so. No one has a crystal ball to see exactly where we will all be 15 weeks from now, but we are keeping our fingers firmly crossed that it will be here at Worthy Farm for the greatest show on Earth!”

Glastonbury 2020 takes place June 24th-28th, 2020 at Worthy Farm in Somerset, England. For more information, you can visit their official website here.

UPDATE: Thursday March 19, 2020

Festival organisers have announced the cancellation of Glastonbury 2020 due to COVID-19 (Coronovirus) Pandemic, view official statement below.

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Glastonbury 2020 Phase 1 Lineup

Kendrick Lamar
Paul McCartney
Taylor Swift
Diana Ross
Aitch
AJ Tracey
Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals
Angel Olsen
Anna Calvi
The Avalanches
Banks
Baxter Dury
Beabadoobee
The Big Moon
Big Thief
Black Uhuru
Blossoms
Brittany Howard
Burna Boy
Cage The Elephant
Camila Cabello
Candi Staton
Caribou
Cate Le Bon
Celeste
Charli XCX
Clairo
Confidence Man
Crowded House
Danny Brown
Declan McKenna
Dizzee Rascal
Dua Lipa
EarthGang
EOB
Editors
Elbow
Fatboy Slim
FKA twigs
Fontaines D.C.
Gilberto Gil & Family
Glass Animals
Goldfrapp
Greentea Peng
Groove Armada
Haim
Happy Mondays
Herbie Hancock
Imelda May
The Isley Brothers
JARV IS…
Jehnny Beth
The Jesus and Mary Chain
Kacey Musgraves
Kano
Kelis
Khruangbin
KOKOKO!
La Roux
Lana Del Rey
Laura Marling
Lianne La Havas
The Lightning Seeds
London Grammar
Mabel
Manic Street Preachers
Metronomy
Nadine Shah
Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds
Nubya Garcia
The Orielles
Pet Shop Boys
Phoebe Bridgers
Primal Scream
Richard Dawson
Robyn
Rufus Wainwright
Sam Fender
Sampa The Great
Seun Kuti
Sinead O’Connor
Skunk Anansie
Snarky Puppy
Soccer Mommy
The Specials
Squid
The Staves
Supergrass
Suzanne Vega
Thom Yorke Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes
Thundercat
Tinariwen
TLC
Tom Misch & Yussef Dayes
Tones And I