Kanye West has been announced as the second headliner of the 2015 iteration of the already sold out Glastonbury Music Festival. Headliners the Foo Fighters were announced earlier. Other folks confirmed included the Dalai Lama and Lionel Ritchie. The full line-up will be revealed later this spring.
Kanye West will be the festival's second-ever hip hop headliner; Jay Z was the first, back in 2008. We have no idea what to expect on a live stage from a So Help Me God-era Kanye. So far, his televised performances have been sparse, oppressive, and larger-than-life. Revisit the most chaotic of his recent performance, his live debut of "All Day"—featuring Theophilus London, Allan Kingdom & Paul McCartney—at the BRIT Awards:
Glastonbury will take place from Wednesday, June 24th to Sunday, June 2015 28th.