BBC Radio 1's Big Weekend 2017

Festival guide

Helping Hull celebrate its status as UK City Of Culture 2017, BBC Radio 1 are taking their annual roadshow up the M1 on 27th May for two days of live music. Those lucky enough to have nabbed a ticket can expect to see some of the biggest names in pop, rap, rock and dance, including Kings Of Leon, Little Mix and Kasabian. Check out our pick of potential highlights below.

Top picks

Big names

Don't miss

More from the line-up

  • The Chainsmokers

    Interview

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    I’m a Coke bottle that’s been shaken: I’ve compartmentalised everything and when the lid pops off I’ll kill everyone.

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  • Zara Larsson

    Interview

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    I'm super-radical. Like, I don't think people understand.

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  • You Me At Six

    Interview

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    Whilst I’ve got a platform and an opportunity to speak up for the people who’ve done so much for me and my friends, I’m going to do that.

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  • Dua Lipa

    Interview

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    I’ve learned to open up a lot. There are so many things bottled-up inside of me...

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  • London Grammar

    Interview

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    I am fascinated by human psychology, and I draw a great deal of inspiration from that.

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  • Bastille

    Interview

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    Most of my friends didn’t even know I played music until a few years ago...

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