Michael Bublé has been confirmed to headline Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park on Friday, 13 July.
The Canadian crooner is the latest name announced for the sixth edition of the AEG Presents city festival, following Roger Waters and Bruno Mars.
James King, SVP, AEG Presents, said: “I am thrilled to be able to welcome Michael Bublé to the Great Oak stage next year. July 13 is going to an amazing night for his fans.”
Roscoe Bowman, VP senior experiential marketing & partnerships manager for Barclaycard, said: “We’re really excited to announce Michael Bublé as our third headliner at Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park 2018. With his charismatic stage presence and catalogue of hits, his only show in the UK next year will surely be one to remember.”
Alun Mainwaring, head of events, filming and commercial development at The Royal Parks, commented: “We are very excited to welcome Michael Bublé to Hyde Park in what promises to be another unforgettable evening from a world class act. Since it began, Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park has been attracting the biggest artists on the planet and delighting sell-out crowds - which in turn has helped us to maintain this precious park.”
Subscribers can read Music Week’s interview with AEG Presents co-CEOs Steve Homer and Toby Leighton-Pope here.
The pair recently revealed ambitions for a camping festival. AEG Presents has also launched the All Points East festival in London's Victoria Park for 2018.