Ahead of the field: meet the acts that stole the summer in 2017

Ben Homewood


From rock and pop comebacks to the continued rise of grime, following the big stories this festival season has been riveting. Music Week takes a look at the acts that stole the summer in 2017…


According to Stormzy, grime took “its rightful place on the main stage” at V Festival in 2017. His performance, delivered before Ellie Goulding and headliner Jay-Z, made it near-impossible to argue with him.

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