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Ronan Keating and Harriet Scott will present this year’s Magic Of Christmas, taking to London’s Palladium on Sunday 25 November 2018.
This morning, the presenting duo announced the addition of Gabrielle, The Shires, Alfie Boe and Katherine Jenkins.
They join Kylie Minogue, Rick Astley and Boyzone, who were announced earlier this month.
The show will take place during the afternoon on Sunday 25 November, kicking off at 3PM and teaming up with festive film Nativity Rocks.
Announcing the first names, Magic Breakfast and Boyzone’s Ronan Keating says: “The Magic of Christmas is exactly as the name describes – a truly magical event celebrating the most wonderful time of the year. I’m so happy to not only host the concert with Harriet again this year, but to be able to perform with the Boyzone lads too.”
Of the festive celebration, Kylie Minogue, who takes the Magic of Christmas following her imminent headline UK shows says: “I can’t wait. What are we wearing?! I’m very excited to be joining everyone for this special show. So excited to see everybody, we want Christmas sweaters, we want Christmas hats, we want dress up.”
Minogue released her fourteenth studio album Golden earlier this year, taking to Nashville for a more country inspired effort.
Rick Astley released his eighth album in 2018. Beautiful Life followed the singer famously joining Foo Fighters on stage at a show in London and in Japan.
Boyzone have six albums under their belt, and are gearing up for this year’s final release Thank You & Goodnight. Writing credits on the album include Gary Barlow, Sam Smith and Ed Sheeran.
Katherine Jenkins joins the bill ahead of the release of her new album, Guiding Light, due for release on the 30 November 2018. She’s joined by Alfie Boe, who most recently teamed up with Michael Ball on their Together Again release.
British country duo The Shires released their third studio album, Accidentally On Purpose, in April. Gabrielle, who made a name for herself in the ’90s, returned with her comeback album Under My Skin this summer.
Kylie Minogue, Rick Astley, Boyzone, Gabrielle, The Shires, Alfie Boe, and Katherine Jenkins will take to Magic of Christmas on Sunday 25 November from 15:00. Tickets are available now through Ticketmaster.co.uk.