Rammstein are the third Download Festival 2016 headliners!

Rammstein have been confirmed as the final headliners for Download Festival 2016, returning to Donington on Friday 10 June.

The Berlin metallers join Iron Maiden and Black Sabbath on next year’s line-up, taking place between 10 – 12 June 2016.

Easily one of the best live bands in today’s metal scene, Rammstein are set to open the festival in true theatrical fashion. Expect pyro, techno spectacles and all the outlandish goth touches that make this six-piece so unforgettable.

Rammstein In Amerika

“Download is a festival; it is not a moon landing,” said Rammstein on the news.

In case you weren’t convinced already, we’ve rounded up exactly why Rammstein are one of the greatest live bands of today’s generation.

Tickets for Download Festival 2016 go on sale at 09:00 on Friday 23 October, just head to