SUPERSTARS ANNOUNCED FOR HAMPTON COURT PALACE FESTIVAL 2020
For those looking to fill their summer with the sweet sound of majestic music, Hampton Court Palace Festival 2020 returns this June with a series of outdoor summer concerts to knock your socks off…
Set within the magnificent surroundings of Hampton Court Palace, enjoy a night dancing under the stars as a whole host of some of the world’s finest recording artists take to the stage. Artists announced so far include Bastille joined by a 20-piece orchestra and choir, acclaimed singer/songwriter Dido, soul legend Sir Tom Jones, the one and only Lionel Richie, the jaw-dropping talents of George Benson and many more. Tickets are already selling fast so secure your space at the Palace pronto.
BASTILLE REORCHESTRATED / JUNE 3 + 4 / BOOK TICKETS
Following their 2018 ReOrchestratedtour, these opening dates at the palace will see the band reprise a selection of songs from their last three albums; re-imagining, deconstructing and rearranging the songs with a 20-piece orchestra and choir.
RICK ASTLEY / JUNE 5 / BOOK TICKETS
Rick Astley’s career spans four decades and includes unforgettable hit singles such as ‘Never Going To Give You Up’, ‘Whenever You Need Somebody’ and ‘Together Forever’. Following a triumphant performance in 2017, he returns to the Hampton Court Palace stage in 2020 for what is set to be a truly special night.
LIGHTHOUSE FAMILY / JUNE 6 / BOOK TICKETS
With their instantly recognisable sound and a glorious singing voice that stopped the world in its tracks, they have achieved great success including selling over ten million records, securing five Top Ten singles and four Top Ten albums. Audiences can expect a night of classic songs spreading love and connection – tunes to sing, loudly, from the heart.
TOM JONES / JUNE 9 + 10 / BOOK TICKETS
“The Voice” coach and music legend, Tom Jones, returns to the Hampton Court stage, after a crowd-rousing performance in 2018, and will be singing hits from his unrivalled repertoire from a career spanning more than 50 years, such as timeless classics Delilah, What’s New Pussycat and It’s Not Unusual on June 9th and 10th.
LIONEL RICHIE / JUNE 11 + 16 / BOOK TICKETS
After a sensational debut in 2018, Lionel Richie returns to Hampton Court Palace Festival.Richie’s shows are world-renowned for their party atmosphere and fans will be able to enjoy timeless mega-hits such as ‘Lady’, ‘Dancing on the Ceiling’, ‘Say You, Say Me’, ‘Hello’ and ‘All Night Long’.
DIDO / JUNE 12 / BOOK TICKETS
Award-winning singer-songwriter, Dido, attained international success with her debut album No Angel and her hit singles including Here With Me and Thank You. She will take the stage following her first tour in 15 years in 2019, on Friday, June 12. She has sold over 21 million copies and won several awards including two Brit Awards. Her latest album Still On My Mind was released in March last year.
BJöRN AGAIN / JUNE 13 / BOOK TICKETS
Global sensation Björn Again will also return to the Hampton Court stage with a sensational show of much-loved ABBA songs and 70’s fun, for one night only on Saturday, June13. The internationally acclaimed show has performed in 71 countries over 34 years, amassing over 5,000 performances and is acknowledged for initiating the ABBA revival.
GEORGE BENSON / JUNE 19 / BOOK TICKETS
George Benson has received ten Grammy Awards throughout his illustrious career. The Jazz guitar legend has released an incredible 45 albums since his debut in 1964, the most recent – Walking To New Orleans – was out earlier this year. With a back catalogue spanning six decades and countless hit singles including ‘Never Give Up On A Good Thing’, ‘Breezin’’, ‘This Masquerade’ and ‘Give Me The Night’ his appearance at Hampton Court Palace Festival is set to be an unforgettable night.
Now in its 28thyear, Hampton Court Palace Festival is a series of exceptional open-air concerts. Artists perform in an intimate 3,000-seat auditorium in Base Court, set against the backdrop of Henry VIII’s magnificent Tudor Palace. Attendees will arrive at the sumptuous Palace Gardens and can enjoy a spot of picnicking in the spectacular surroundings.
Exclusive dining and corporate entertainment packages in the palace’s spectacular state apartments are also available to purchase now on the Hampton Court Palace Festival website, for a truly unforgettable experience. With packages including exclusive access to the palace, a private three-course dinner, and flowing champagne and fine wines throughout the night, guests are sure to leave with memories they’ll never forget.
For more information and tickets, visit www.hamptoncourtpalacefestival.com
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