Jay Z and Pink have been revealed as headliners for this year’s V Festival

Pink has been named as one of the headliners for V Festival. Picture: Ian West/PA

Pink has been named as one of the headliners for V Festival. Picture: Ian West/PA - Credit: PA

Jay Z, Pink, Rudimental and Ellie Goulding will be among the acts at V Festival.

Jay Z also has a headliner slot at V Festival. Picture:: Yui Mok/PA Wire

Jay Z also has a headliner slot at V Festival. Picture:: Yui Mok/PA Wire - Credit: PA

An accidental Tweet has revealed Jay Z and Pink are to headline this year’s V Festival.

The line-up was announced on Twitter almost a full 24 hours before the official reveal, according to the Sun newspaper.

Rudimental, Pete Tong, Craig David, Ellie Goulding, Jess Glyne and Stormzy were among the acts confirmed by the Tweet.

V Festival is a dual location music festival taking place on the weekend of August 19 and 20 in Hylands Park in Chelmsford and Weston Park in Staffordshire.

Jess Glynne will also be performing at V Festival.

Jess Glynne will also be performing at V Festival. - Credit: Archant


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Ticketmaster was not meant to reveal the line-up until 8.15am tomorrow. General tickets go on sale on Friday.

Other top acts whose names were released include George Ezra, Jason Derulo, Madness, Sean Paul, James Arthur, Clean Bandit, Dizzee Rascal, Sigma and Gordon City.

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The leaked Tweet has since been deleted.

Justin Bieber and Rihanna headlined last year’s V Festival.

Craig David's name has also been revealed. Picture: Matt Crossick/PA Wire.

Craig David's name has also been revealed. Picture: Matt Crossick/PA Wire. - Credit: PA

For the V Festival website see here.

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