Kendrick Lamar to headline British Summer Time in London, sign up for presale tickets

Kendrick Lamar to headline British Summer Time in Hyde Park

Hyde Park hosts the Pulitzer Prize-winning rapper this July with support from James Blake & Brittany Howard

Pulitzer Prize-winning rapper Kendrick Lamar is the latest headline act to be announced for the British Summer Time concert series set for London's Hyde Park this summer. Kendrick will headline the event on Sun 5 Jul. Presale tickets for the show go on sale at 10am on Thu 23 Jan. Sign up below to recieve the presale link straight to your inbox, General sale tickets go on sale at 10am on Fri 24 Jan.

The show will mark Kendrick's first UK dates since 2018 when he performed in three UK cities as part of the DAMN tour and appeared at festivals like Glasgow Summer Sessions among others. The tour supported his last record DAMN which came out in 2017 and has now been certified triple platinum. It has been suggested that fans can expect the rapper's fifth studio album to be released later this year.

The British Summer Time concert series returns in 2020 for its eighth instalment during which Kendrick joins the bill alongside fellow headline acts Taylor Swift, Pearl Jam and Little Mix. Support on the day comes from music producer James Blake and Alabama Shakes' Brittany Howard with more acts to be confirmed.

British Summer Time 2020 lineup:
Sat 4 Jul – Little Mix
Sun 5 Jul – Kendrick Lemar
Fri 10 Jul – Pearl Jam
Sat 11 Jul – Taylor Swift

Kendrick Lamar performs at BST in Hyde Park, London on Sun 5 Jul. Presale tickets are available at 10am on Thu 23 Jan. Sign up below for presale access ahead of the general sale at 10am on Fri 24 Jan.

Kendrick Lamar

American rapper Kendrick Lamar has seen him rise to one of the most prominent hip hop artists of the moment, with huge albums ‘To Pimp A Butterfly, ‘DAMN’ and ‘good kid, M.A.A.D City’. Kendrick Lamar UK and Europe tour sold out within moments, across some of the largest and most prestigious venues in London, Glasgow and…