Billie Eilish announced as Glastonbury 2022 headliner

After both the 2020 and 2021 events had to be cancelled due to the pandemic, Glastonbury has now announced the first headline act set to take the stage at their forthcoming 2022 event.

Billie Eilish has now been confirmed as the headliner for the Friday leg of the festival on the 24th June, making her the youngest solo act to ever headline Glastonbury in its history.

Speaking about the announcement, festival organiser Emily Eavis said, "We couldn’t be happier to announce that the wondrous Billie Eilish is headlining the Pyramid on the Friday at next year’s Glastonbury Festival, becoming the youngest solo headliner in our history. This feels like the perfect way for us to return and I cannot wait!"

See the announcement from Glastonbury below.

More News

Death Cab For Cutie announce new album 'Asphalt Meadows'

Following on from the release of their highly-praised 2018 LP 'Thank You For Today', Death Cab For Cutie have now announced their plans for a new... 1 week 3 days ago

Anna Of The North collaborates with Gus Dapperton on new single 'Meteorite'

Following on from a string of enticing releases since her stunning 2019 studio album 'Dream Girl', Anna Of The North has now returned to share a very... 1 week 4 days ago

Ezra Furman announces new album 'All Of Us Flames'

Following on from the enormous response for her 2019 LP 'Twelve Nudes', Ezra Furman has now announced her plans for a new studio album, arriving in... 1 week 4 days ago

Julia Jacklin announces new album 'PRE PLEASURE'

Following on from the release of her highly-praised 2019 sophomore LP 'Crushing', Julia Jacklin has now announced her plans for a new studio album,... 1 week 4 days ago

Pale Waves announce new album 'Unwanted'

Following on from the release of their highly-praised sophomore LP 'Who Am I?' last year, Pale Waves have now announced their plans for a new studio... 1 week 5 days ago

Black Midi announce new album 'Hellfire'

Following on from the release of their highly-praised sophomore LP 'Cavalcade' last year, Black Midi have returned once again to announce the details... 1 week 5 days ago

Flying Lotus returns with new single 'They Call Me Magic'

After delivering his fantastic score for the Netflix anime series Yasuke last year, Flying Lotus is back once again to unveil another soundtrack-... 1 week 5 days ago

Poliça share new track 'Violence'

With their highly-anticipated new album less than a month away, Poliça have now unveiled the next cut to be lifted from their forthcoming full-length... 1 week 6 days ago

Kendrick Lamar returns with new single 'The Heart Part 5'

With his highly-anticipated new album landing in just a few days, Kendrick Lamar has now released the first cut to be lifted from his forthcoming... 1 week 6 days ago