Jessie J and Ed Sheeran added to iTunes festival

By  | Dec 05, 2018, 07:59 PM

Ed Sheeran, Mary J. Blige and Jessie J have been added to the iTunes Festival line-up.

The 'Sing' hitmaker has been announced to perform at the month-long series of gigs at The Roundhouse in Camden, north London, on September 29.

'Bang Bang' singer Jessie will perform on September 22 and US R&B star Mary will headline the September 25th show.

The trio join previously announced headliners Maroon 5, Sam Smith, Calvin Harris, Pharrell Williams and Kylie Minogue.

Ed said: "I'm very happy to be playing my third iTunes Festival next month. I first played supporting Bruno Mars in 2011 and then came back the next year for my own." 

Mary added: "I'm so happy to be playing for my first time at iTunes Festival. I've always loved visiting London and I can't wait to be back to see my UK fans next month." 

US crooner Tony Bennett - who is due to release an album with Lady Gaga - has also been announced for the festivities.

He commented: "I'm thrilled to be back at iTunes Festival once again. It's a phenomenal musical experience for both the performers and the audience and I love being part of it!"


iTunes Festival 2014 line-up:


September 1 - deadmau5 

September 2 - Beck and Jenny Lewis

September 3 - David Guetta, Clean Bandit and Robin Schulz

September 4 - 5 Seconds of Summer and Charlie Simpson

September 5 - Kasabian

September 6 - Tony Bennett 

September 7 - Calvin Harris and Kiesza

September 8 - Robert Plant and Luke Sital-Singh

September 9 - Sam Smith and SOHN

September 10 - Pharrell Williams and Jungle 

September 11 - Maroon 5, Matthew Koma and Nick Gardner 

September 12 - Elbow and Nick Mulvey

September 13 - Paolo Nutini and Rae Morris

September 14 - David Gray and Lisa Hannigan

September 15 - The Script and Foxes

September 16 - Blondie and Chrissie Hynde 

September 17 - Gregory Porter and Eric Whitacre

September 18 - Jessie Ware and Little Dragon

September 20 - Rudimental and Jess Glynne 

September 21 - Ryan Adams and First Aid Kit

September 22 - Jessie J and James Bay 

September 23 - Placebo 

September 24 - Ben Howard and Hozier 

September 25 - Mary J. Blige 

September 26 - Lenny Kravitz and Wolf Alice 

September 27 - Kylie and MNEK

September 28 - Nicola Benedetti, Miloš and Alison Balsom

September 29 - Ed Sheeran and Foy Vance