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Organisers of American Express presents BST Hyde Park have announced Taylor Swift as their latest headliner for next summer’s festival.
The megastar will take to the stage at London’s iconic park on Saturday 11 July 2020.
The concert will be Taylor’s first confirmed UK headline date since the release of her seventh studio album Lover in August.
Featuring the singles Me!, You Need To Calm Down and the album’s title track Lover, the LP debuted at No.1 on both sides of the Atlantic and received rave reviews. The record also earned Swift three nominations at the forthcoming GRAMMY Awards, taking place in Los Angeles this January.
One of the biggest pop stars on the planet, Swift has sold more than 50 million albums since the release of her self-titled debut in 2006.
Her back catalogue is completed with the LP’s Fearless (2008), Speak Now (2010), Red (2012) 1989 (2014) and reputation (2017).
Taylor has also earned more than ten top-10 UK singles, including tracks such as …Ready For It?, Look What You Made Me Do, Bad Blood, Shake It Off, 22, Everything Has Changed, I Knew You Were Trouble and Love Story.
The musician performed a medley of her greatest hits at the most recent America Music Awards in November. Check out the show-stealing performance below:
Her last UK shows came in 2018 when her reputation stadium tour made stops at London’s Wembley Stadium and Manchester’s Etihad Stadium.
The global superstar will now make her much-anticipated return to the UK as she brings songs from her latest album Lover to American Express presents BST Hyde Park on 11 July 2020.
The award-winning festival returns in 2020, bringing some of the biggest names in music to London’s Hyde Park for a series of outdoor shows this summer. Taylor Swift joins the previously announced Little Mix, who’ll be headlining the event on Saturday 4 July 2020, and Pearl Jam, who’ll be headlining on Saturday 10 July 2020.
Here are the American Express presents BST Hyde Park dates so far:
4 July 2020 – Little Mix w/ Rita Ora, Kesha and Zara Larsson
10 July 2020 – Pearl Jam w/ Pixes and White Reaper
11 July 2020 – Taylor Swift
Tickets to see Taylor Swift perform at American Express presents BST Hyde Park 2020 will be available from 9:00 on Friday 6 December 2019 and tickets to see Pearl Jam perform at American Express presents BST Hyde Park 2020 will be available from 10:00 on Saturday 7 December 2019. Tickets to see Little Mix at the event are available now. Grab yours through Ticketmaster.co.uk