2015 Fusion Festival, Birmingham


When: Friday, August 28- Sunday, August 30, 2015

Hot Spot: Cofton Park, Birmingham, UK

Deets: Fusion Festival with Vimto is back with an even bigger line up for 2015! The most fun-filled pop event of the summer today announces the staggering Saturday night line up: Rudimental, Labrinth, Clean Bandit, Ella Henderson, Sigma and Becky Hill. The Sunday night line up is also revealed: McBusted, The Vamps, Jess Glynne, Gorgon City, Conor Maynard and Union J. Fusion Festival with Vimto is a weekend of non-stop pop at Birmingham’s Cofton Park taking place this August 29th and 30th.

Rudimental have been nominated for the 2013 Mercury Prize and won a BRIT Award in 2014 for their chart topping single ‘Waiting All Night’. The band’s debut album ‘Home’, released in 2013, went to on to achieve platinum status and hit the top spot in the UK charts. Rudimental have collaborated with international superstar Ed Sheeran for their latest track ‘Bloodstream’.

Pop supergroup McBusted have been busy on their second sold-out UK arena tour this year. The band, including the boys from McFly and Busted members Matt Willis and James Bourne scored a Top Ten album with their self titled album in December.

Saturday night’s headliners Rudimental say: “We can’t wait to get up there, it’s a great line up on Saturday, we’re going to have a lot of fun! We can’t wait to see you Fusion Festival!…”

Sunday night’s headliners McBusted said: “We’re so excited to be heading up to Fusion Festival this year, we’ve never played it before and it’s set to be a wicked night!….”

Even more of the biggest pop acts will soon be announced to descend on Birmingham’s Cofton Park to play over the bank holiday weekend. Up to 50,000 music fans set to amass for a weekend of pop music at its very best. Expect mind-blowing live performances, massive chart smash hits plus all the fun of a festival fair, with a full fairground, food stalls and many other interactive events.

Fusion Festival with Vimto is proud to support The Prince’s Trust, with £5 from each ticket sale donated to the charity to help change young lives across the UK. The Prince’s Trust is a youth charity that helps vulnerable young people to turn their lives around.

Vimto is the headline sponsor and an iconic British brand and loved by millions of teens and their families. The brand’s nationwide Seriously Mixed Up Fruit campaign is fronted by its branded ‘Vimtoad’ character, who features on TV, radio, outdoor, digital advertising and social media, including the Vimto Facebook page, which has over 400,000 fans.

Youth charity The Prince’s Trust has helped more than 750,000 young people since 1976 and supports 100 more each day. Further information about The Prince’s Trust is available at princes-trust.org.uk or on 0800 842 842.

4Music is the official broadcast partner for Fusion Festival with Vimto’s third annual weekend music event and will air the concert as part of its summer festival coverage including interviews, backstage footage and live performances.

Who You May Spot: Ed Sheeran, Adam Lambert, Tinie Tempah, Rudimental, Labrinth, Clean Bandit, Ella Henderson, Sigma, Becky Hill, McBusted, The Vamps, Jess Glynne, Gorgon City, Conor Maynard and Union J. Check out the full line-up here.

Hint For The Average Socialite: Purchase tickets now. If you purchased tickets for the Saturday, upgrade them to Golden Circle now!

- Capital FM is offering you a chance to win Golden Circle tickets to the Festival! (August 17, 2015)
- Enter by August 16, 2015 to win weekend tickets to Fusion Festival via Ticketmaster!
- UK: Official Charts is offering you a chance to win Fusion Fest tickets and meet Ella Henderson! (Ends August 19, 2015)
- Win a VIP meet & greet with Rixton from StubHub. (Ends August 23, 2015)
- Win a meet & greet with Union J and Fusion Fest tickets from purehmv. (Ends August 23, 2015)
- Vote for the opening track you'd like Vimto to drop at the main stage at #FusionFestVimto to win a VIP package! (Ends August 14, 2015)

WIN FUSION FESTIVAL VIP TICKETS! Just tell us what the Vimtoad is looking at to enter. T&C’s apply. Competition ends 07/04/15.

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