Isle of Wight Festival announce next bill of headliners

THE organisers behind the Isle of Wight Festival have announced more headline acts.

Monday, 12th February 2018, 5:15 pm
Updated Monday, 12th February 2018, 5:23 pm
Chase and Status will be headlining this year's Isle of Wight Festival. Picture: Jim Fiscus

Pop artist Camila Cabello joins Manic Street Preachers, Chase and Status, Nile Rodgers and CHIC and Rita Ora.

The latest announcement also includes Jessie J, Kodaline and Soul II Soul.

Camila Cabello is known for her UK number one song Havana and Crying in the Club. Last year Havana became the longest-running female number one single since Adele’s Someone Like You.

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Camila Cabello will be headlining this year's Isle of Wight Festival

She will be joined by Manic Street Preachers, who have recently released their 13th studio album, and drum and bass band Chase and Status – who headlined last year’s Mutiny Festival in Portsmouth.

The artists join previously announced headliners Depeche Mode, The Killers, Kasabian and Liam Gallagher as well as The Script, Van Morrison, James Bay and Blossoms.

Kodaline will be performing at Isle of Wight for the third time.

The band said: ‘We’re so excited to be playing such an awesome festival.

Jessie J will be performing at this year's Isle of Wight Festival

‘This will be our third time performing at Isle of Wight festival and we can’t wait.

‘Some of our favourite artists ever have played on those stages so we’re honoured to join them. Looking forward to playing some new music for everyone.’

Isle of Wight is on between June 21 and 24. Visit isleofwightfestival.com.

Rita Ora will be performing at this year's Isle of Wight Festival 2018.
Kodaline will be performing at this year's Isle of Wight Festival 2018.
Manic Street Preachers will be headlining this year's Isle of Wight Festival
Camila Cabello will be headlining this year's Isle of Wight Festival
Jessie J will be performing at this year's Isle of Wight Festival
Rita Ora will be performing at this year's Isle of Wight Festival 2018.
Kodaline will be performing at this year's Isle of Wight Festival 2018.
Manic Street Preachers will be headlining this year's Isle of Wight Festival