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The Killers hitting Hyde Park

The Killers are headlining British Summer Time Hyde Park on 8 July.

Supporting the Las Vegas band’s London return are elbow, Tears For Fears, and White Lies.

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Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers hitting Hyde Park

Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers are the latest act to join British Summer Time Hyde Park in 2017.

Billed as their only European date of the year, the 9 July gig is part of the iconic US band’s 40th anniversary tour and just the second time they’ve come to the UK in 18 years. The group, whose 1976 debut self-titled album featured the massive hit ‘American Girl’, last visited London in 2012 when they performed two sold-out shows at the Royal Albert Hall.

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Kings of Leon and Pixies hitting Hyde Park

Kings of Leon are heading to Hyde Park in 2017.

The US band, who recently played a show at intimate London venue 229 Great Portland Street, are headlining British Summer Time festival on 6 July 2017.

Tickets to the show, billed as their only UK festival appearance of the year, go on general sale on 30 November

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Stevie Wonder performing ‘Songs In The Key Of Life’ in London

Stevie Wonder, performing his landmark ‘Songs In The Key Of Life’ album, joins the British Summer Time Hyde Park lineup for 2016.

The classic album, which celebrates its 40th anniversary this year, gets its debut full UK live performance on 10 July 2016 as Wonder brings his 18-month Songs In The Key Of Life to Europe for the first time.

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Massive Attack head for Hyde Park

Massive Attack will be joined by Patti Smith, TV On The Radio, Young Fathers, Warpaint, and Ghostpoet for a big day of music at British Summer Time Hyde Park on 1 July 2016.

Robert “3D” Del Naja and Grant “Daddy G” Marshall have recently completed a sold-out UK tour, which included two Brixton Academy shows in February and featured a new audio-visual show co-designed by Del Naja.

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Carole King weaving ‘Tapestry’ at Hyde Park

Carole King is performing ‘Tapestry’, live in its entirety for the first time ever. And it’s happening in London this summer.

The 1971 album, which has sold over 25 million copies worldwide and inspired the musical ‘Beautiful’, will be played by King and her band at British Summer Time Hyde Park on 3 July 2016.

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Bon Jovi: These days the stars are out of reach

Bon Jovi | Hyde Park | 5 July 2013

Will he? Won’t he? Ever since abruptly – and mysteriously – quitting Bon Jovi back in April, Richie Sambora’s appearance at the inaugural British Summer Time festival has been in doubt. The ongoing public spat with Jon Bon Jovi – “Hire the Edge,” he suggested after the frontman praised U2’s guitarist – didn’t bode well. Nor did his comment to The Sun earlier this week: “I am not going to be on stage at Hyde Park sadly. It’s just not happening right now.”

Yet, right until the band step out, there are murmurings of buried hatchets and a surprise appearance.

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