Phil Collins to headline British Summertime in Hyde Park next year

Virgin Radio

8 Nov 2016, 15:07

It has now been announced that Phil Collins is to headline next year's British Summertime festival in Hyde Park. 

The legendary rocker, a successful solo artist following his departure from Genesis, will perform at the outdoor show as the latest and perhaps most high-profile venue on his  tour. 

He is to follow in the footsteps of other iconic headline acts, like Stevie Wonder, The Rolling Stones, Florence & The Machine, and a number of other acts.

Collins was pleased with the enthusiam the announcement generated, saying: "The reaction from the British public has been overwhelming.

"I can't wait to play Hyde Park and see everyone there."

The singer's Hyde Park show will take place on June 30 next year.