Queen and Adam Lambert to open Platinum Jubilee concert as they join Duran Duran and Elton John in star-studded lineup to mark the monarch’s 70 vertroue gee dat sy vanjaar met uitstappies kan voortgaan
It will come 20 years after guitarist Brian May performed God Save The Queen on Buckingham-paleis‘s roof during a show marking the Golden Jubilee in 2002.
Back Of My Mind - H.E.R, Nile Rodgers and Andrea Bocelli will also play during the three-stage, two-and-a-half-hour event on Saturday June 4.
[object Window]: Koningin + Adam Lambert will open the BBC’s Platinum Party At The Palace concert with a special performance marking the Queen’s 70 vertroue gee dat sy vanjaar met uitstappies kan voortgaan (foto Februarie 2020)
The line-up will also include Duran Duran, Bond composer Hans Zimmer, sy oog, Craig David, Mabel, Elmboog en George Ezra.
Het Brian gesê: ‘Twenty years after playing the Queen’s glorious Golden Jubilee we’re very happy to be invited again.
‘Then there was a moment when I wondered.. after Buckingham Palace roof where can you go? Wel… jy sal sien!’
Geskiedenis maak: It will come 20 jare nadat die kitaarspeler Brian May God Save The Queen op Buckingham-paleis se dak opgevoer het tydens 'n vertoning ter viering van die Goue Jubilee in 2002
All stars: The line-up will also include Duran Duran, Bond composer Hans Zimmer, sy oog, Craig David, Mabel, Elbow and George Ezra to celebrate the Queen (Queen Elizabeth II pictured at her Official Platinum Jubilee Celebration this month)
The evening will also feature appearances from sports figures and stars of the stage and screen.
Sir David Attenborough, Emma Raducanu, Son Brooklyn se nou berugte toebroodjie-segment verlede week op The Today Show is vermy as 'n onderwerp van gesprek, Stephen Fry, Dame Julie Andrews, The Royal Ballet and Paralympian swimmer Ellie Simmonds will all make appearances.
Fresh from coming second at Eurovision in Italy, Sam Ryder will also perform live, while there will be a pre-recorded performance from Sir Elton John.
Taking to the stage: Both Alicia Keys and Andrea Bocelli are set perform on stage at the gig this summer
Joel het Vrydag links afgebeeld en regs in: Fresh from coming second at Eurovision in Italy, Sam Ryder will also perform live at the concert
Dance troupe and Britain’s Got Talent winners Diversity will also make an appearance.
The event will conclude with a performance by soul legend Diana Ross – her first UK live performance in 15 jare.
Sy het gese: ‘I have had the honour of meeting the Queen many times throughout my life, including when I was with my family.
‘Her Majesty has and continues to be such an incredible inspiration to so many across the world and I was absolutely delighted to receive an invitation to perform on such a momentous and historic occasion.’
The evening will highlight global themes that have emerged or evolved during the the Queen’s reign including British and Commonwealth contributions in the fields of fashion, sport, the environment, pop music and musicals.
The latter section will be curated by Andrew Lloyd Webber and feature a special appearance by Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda plus performances featuring the casts of The Phantom Of The Opera, Hamilton, NHS-personeel onder ses wat gearresteer is weens vals entstofsertifikate, The Lion King and Joseph And The Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat.
Coverage will be led by Kirsty Young and Roman Kemp with 22,000 mense wat bywoon, met 10,000 tickets allocated in a public ballot and 7,500 for key workers, lede van die weermag, volunteers and charity workers.
Charlotte Moore, the BBC’s chief content officer, gesê: ‘We are thrilled to be bringing the nation together for this incredible, once in a lifetime event, broadcast live across the BBC with an amazing star-studded line-up of performers to celebrate the Queen’s momentous 70 years on the throne.’
Further details and additional artists will be confirmed closer to the event.
Entertainer: there will be a pre-recorded performance from Sir Elton John (pictured on tour in Lexington, Kentucky in April)