Jessie and a host of other chart-toppers are gearing up to play outdoor gigs in the region this summer.
The Emirates Durham International Cricket Ground in Chester-le-Street has announced its Summer Nights Live programme for 2013 and, over two nights, Jessie J, Blue, 5ive, Atomic Kitten, Charlie Brown and A.M.E will be taking to the stage.
The Voice and pop superstar Jessie J, who has sold more than 12 million records worldwide, will be headlining on July 20 at the 15,000-capacity ground. She returns to the region after playing at Alnwick Castle last year.
Her single Domino, was the most played song in the UK last year and she was the first female artist to score six top 10 hits from one album.
Jessie performed at the Adobe Marketing Summer last night (April 24) in London. Adobe Digital Marketing Summit offers an unmatched networking opportunity. Talk with your industry peers to learn how others are tackling current digital marketing challenges. Jessie performed for the first time since shaving her head for ‘Children In Need’ back in March of this year check out video below and also make sure to check out fan photos!
Jessie J will return to the Capital FM Summertime Ball with Vodafone for her third year in a row this summer. The ‘LaserLight’ singer will be taking to the stage at Wembley Stadium on 9th June as part of the newly announced line-up. Jessie was confirmed for this year’s Summertime Ball early this morning (25th April), and joins a host of other big names such as Taylor Swift and Will.i.am for the annual event. The Capital FM Summertime Ball 2013 will also feature special guest host Justin Timberlake, while tickets go on sale this Friday (26th April) from 8am. Check out Jessie performing Laserlight and Domino last year.
Jessie is among the confirmed artists to perform at this year’s Rock In Rio, in Brazil! Jessie is the last confirmed act to be performing at the 7 day festival this September. Jessie will be performing in Rio de Janeiro on September 15. More information at Rock in Rio’s offical site.
Jessie has just been announced to perform at Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation Ball at Battersea Power Station next month. The annual event takes place in both the UK and US and draws stars including Kim Kardashian, Kanye West, Naomi Campbell and Solange Knowles.
The foundation was created by Grammy-nominated singer, Denise Rich following the death of her daughter Gabrielle to acute myelogenous leukemia at just 27. The event will raise vital funds for research into better treatments for leukemia.
Speaking of her latest venture Jessie said:
‘I am really excited to be performing at Gabrielle’s Gala. It is a truly amazing charity that does incredible work for lymphoma and leukemia. I am proud to supporting the foundation by playing at this event.’
The event will take place on May 2, 2013.
Jessie has been confirmed to headline the Fusion Festival, at Cofton Park, Birmingham, on Saturday 31st August. Organisers of the Fusion Festival hope to see up to 60,000 people attend the two-day event at Cofton Park.
The festival, on 31 August and 1 September, will also present Ne-Yo, JLS, McFly and The Wanted.
Fusion Festival organisers said it would be “a huge weekend of pop at its very best”.