Platinum Jubilee concert line-up: Who is performing for The Queen's show?

IN celebration of The Queen's Platinum Jubilee, the palace are holding a special a concert.

While the line up is yet to be fully released, the nation has been given a taste of what is yet to come in the four-day bank holiday.

Who is performing at the Platinum Jubilee concert?

The concert at Buckingham Palace will be a mix of rock artists, pop singers, and a full live orchestra.

Over the next few weeks it is expected more performers from across the arts, including theatre and film, will be announced as part of The Queen's celebrations.

There will also be 3D-projections across the palace and an in-person audience.

Diana Ross

On May 18, 2022 it was announced that Diana Ross will headline the big event

The American singer will lead the line-up for the BBC’s Platinum Party At The Palace concert, which is being held in celebration of the Queen’s 70 years on the throne. 

Diana rose shot to fame alongside the Supremes, cementing herself as one of the highest-selling musicians of her time.

George Ezra

The 28-year-old singer was the first musician to be announced for the concert, releasing a statement sharing the good news.

George said is was "an incredible honour to be asked" to perform for the Queen.

The Hertfordshire born star won the Best British Male Solo Artist at the 2019 Brit awards and achieved a UK number one with his single "Shotgun".

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Roman Kemp

Roman Kemp is hosting the big eventCredit: Getty

Making the announcement on The One Show, Roman Kemp, 29, said he would be hosting the event.

The radio presenter has appeared on TV shows such as I'm A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! and Celebrity Gogglebox.

He has had his own breakfast show with Capital FM since 2017 and regularly works with his dad, Martin Kemp of Spandau Ballet fame.

Clara Amfo

Announced to be working with Roman is DJ Clara Amfo.

The 37-year-old took over from Annie Mac on Radio 1's Future Sounds show in 2021.

She has also presented the backstage at the BRIT Awards and appeared on the eighteenth season of Strictly Come Dancing.

When is the Platinum Jubilee concert?

The Platinum Jubilee will take place from Thursday June 2, 2022 across the whole weekend.

The usual May Bank Holiday will be moved to fit in with the festivities, rather than at the end of the month.

Celebrations will take place over the four days, including the Platinum Party concert.

This concert will be on Saturday, June 4, 2022 – the ballot for tickets has now closed.

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