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BLACKPINK at BST Hyde Park – More guest added: Rebecca Black, Peach PRC, Mazie & more


Announce more special guests

for their first ever UK major festival headline show:




American Express presents BST Hyde Park

Sunday 2 July

Tickets on sale | www.bst-hydepark.com

Global superstars BLACKPINK will be lighting up American Express presents BST Hyde Park this summer on Sunday 2 July as the first K-pop group in history to headline a major UK festival. This legendary day just got even more exciting, as BST Hyde Park share more names heading to the Rainbow Stage including Rebecca Black, Peach PRC, Mazie, Annika Bennett, Sarah Crean and Spider. They join previously announced special guests Sabrina Carpenter, The Rose, Caity Baser and Mae Stephens. More tickets are available across the BST Hyde Park shows, visit www.bst-hydepark.com

Rebecca Black will be making her BST Hyde Park debut on the Rainbow stage. Since 2011, ‘Friday’ singer Black has forged an incredible career in music, as a YouTuber and personality, with over 3 million followers across TikTok, Instagram and YouTube and featuring in some of the biggest pop culture moments of the 2010s. She is also a vocal advocate for the importance of mental health and bravely talks about the impact of cyberbullying after her own experiences. Black is now officially solidifying her place as a mature singer songwriter, having released the EP Rebecca Black Was Here in 2021 and her debut solo album Let Her Burn in February 2023. 

Australian TikTok superstar, Peach PRC, will also be joining the line-up. The pop singer, songwriter and social media star independently released her debut single ‘Blondes’ in 2019, which gained her global attention. Peach has since been credited as one of the most successful Australian creators on TikTok, with 2 million followers and more than 145 million likes. Peach’s debut EP Manic Dream Pixie was released in April 2023, and she will be bringing her new music and huge following with her this year to BST.

US pop artist Mazie has been hailed as the next evolution of psychedelic pop, with her unique arrangements that pull from pop, punk and electronic music. Mazie initially rose to fame with the release of her 2021 song ‘dumb dumb’, which was featured in the Netflix original film Do Revenge and now has over 250 million global streams. In her 2023 debut album blotter baby, Mazie tackles early 20s heartbreak and a Gen-Z doom mindset through ‘60s and ‘70s inspired pop hooks.

The list doesn’t end there, with even more acts joining on the Rainbow Stage. Award-winning singer-songwriter Annika Bennett has written for major names including Bülow, Ashley Kutcher, Goody Grace, Walk Off The Earth and more. She is now bringing her own voice to the stage and is currently touring with Sabrina Carpenter. Plus Sarah Crean, a Dublin-based musician who rose to fame with her enormous breakout hit ‘2AM’, which topped US Spotify viral chart in November last year. She’s back again with her new single ‘What Do I Know?’, solidifying her as one of the most exciting names on the rise right now. Also SPIDER, a 21-year-old artist and producer from Ireland, whose new EP Hell or High Water brings her distinct and powerful voice as a young person of colour to the world of alt-pop.

These incredible additions join previously announced American popstar Sabrina Carpenter, South Korean indie-rock band The Rose, TikTok superstar Caity Baser and English singer songwriter Mae Stephens, making this legendary moment in pop even more unmissable.

BLACKPINK at BST Hyde Park will go down in history, joining its past iconic once-in-a-lifetime shows. They join headliners P!NK (24 + 25 June), Guns N’ Roses (30 June), Take That (1 July), Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band (6 + 8 July), Billy Joel (7 July) and Lana Del Rey (9 July) on the BST Hyde Park billing for 2023.

BST Hyde Park’s hugely popular summer event Open House is back for another year, for eight days across 23 June – 5 July. Open House offers FREE access to BST Hyde Park and there’s truly something for everyone! Including All Things Orchestral on Friday 23 June, presented by Myleene Klass and featuring Alfie Boe, Chef’s Table at The House of Peroni Nastro Azzurro by Mob, Yoga in the Park powered by lululemon, Outdoor Cinema presented by British Airways Highlife Entertainment, and much more.

In 2022 BST Hyde Park saw three monumental weekends of music, which began with Rocketman himself Elton John performing as a part of his Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour. The Rolling Stones were reunited with Hyde Park for two incredible sell out nights, with an emotional and triumphant tribute to the late Charlie Watts. Tottenham’s global star Adele brought it home for “a career best comeback” (The i) at BST Hyde Park for two shows with an incredible all female line up. The Sunday vibes were offered up by Americana legends Eagles and Pearl Jam provided two packed nights of rock n roll. Finally, Britain’s best loved groups Duran Duran closed the final night with a day of singalong smash hits. Last year’s festival had been a long time coming and will go down in BST Hyde Park history forever.

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One of the most massively successful K-pop groups in music history, BLACKPINK have redefined the global pop landscape since first bursting onto the scene in 2016. Along with boasting the #1 most-subscribed artist channel on YouTube, the South Korean quartet has achieved such boundary-defying milestones as scoring the highest-charting album by a female group in over a decade and becoming the first K-pop girl group ever to perform at Coachella (the largest music festival in the U.S.). Comprised of JISOO, JENNIE, ROSÉ and LISA — all immensely charismatic vocalists, dancers, and fast-rising fashion icons — BLACKPINK began their meteoric rise with their 2016 debut ‘SQUARE ONE’ and further proved their crossover power with ‘SQUARE UP’ (a 2018 release that quickly cracked the Billboard 200).

Soon after signing with Interscope Records through a global partnership with YG Entertainment, the group made their full-length debut with 2020’s immediately iconic THE ALBUM. THE ALBUM shot to #2 on the Billboard 200 and landed three singles on the Billboard Hot 100: ‘How You Like That’ (the iconic single that shattered several YouTube records, including fastest video to cross 150 million views), ‘Ice Cream’ (a collaboration with Selena Gomez that broke the record for highest-charting female K-pop group on the Hot 100), and ‘Lovesick Girls’ (a track that’s sold over 1.4 million copies worldwide, making BLACKPINK the first K-pop girl group to sell over a million units). Through the years, BLACKPINK have also garnered a number of major awards (including three E! People’s Choice Awards and most recently awarded Best Metaverse Performance at the 2022 MTV Video Music Awards where Lisa also made history as first K-pop soloist to win Best K-pop Act), collaborated with superstars like Dua Lipa and Lady Gaga, and starred in BLACKPINK: Light Up the Sky (a 2020 film hailed by the New York Times as an “endearing documentary that emphasizes each member’s individuality”). With over 9 billion career Spotify streams to date, BLACKPINK delivered their wildly anticipated sophomore album BORN PINK in September. The group are now on the road for their 2022/2023 [BORN PINK] world tour, coming to Europe in July.

About American Express presents BST Hyde Park:

Set in London’s beautiful Royal Park, BST Hyde Park kicked off in 2013 with The Rolling Stones reliving their legendary 1969 gig, plus Bon Jovi, Lionel Richie and many more packing out the park for memorable summer nights.

The event has featured many now famous shows from Carole King, Celine Dion, Stevie Wonder, Barbra Streisand, Adele, The Rolling Stones, Taylor Swift, Robbie Williams, Black Sabbath, Take That, Kylie Minogue, The Who, Blur, Kendrick Lamar, The Strokes and so many more.

Every year, each headliner is joined by a full supporting line-up across multiple stages, from major superstars to handpicked developing acts performing for fans from across the UK and the world.

And the midweek programme allows free access to the site with outdoor cinema, street food markets, children’s theatre, fitness classes, summer sports screenings, evening events, live music and much more.

About American Express® Experiences:

American Express connects Cardmembers to the kinds of rewarding experiences and opportunities that matter to them and their businesses.  Through American Express Experiences, Cardmembers have access to presale tickets, and exclusive offers at some of the UK’s most sought-after entertainment events via partnerships with a range of entertainment institutions, including AEG, Somerset House, The British Film Institute and the National Theatre. American Express Experiences is just one example of the powerful backing that American Express provides its Cardmembers. To find out more about the American Express Experiences programme please visit: https://www.americanexpress.com/en-gb/benefits/entertainment/events

About AEG Presents

Combining the power of the live event with a focus on true artist development, AEG Presents is a world leader in the music and entertainment industries. Operating across five continents, the company has an unparalleled commitment to artistry, creativity, and community. Its tentpole festivals and multi-day music events — which include the iconic Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival and the legendary New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival alongside British Summer Time at Hyde Park, Stagecoach, Hangout Festival, Electric Forest, and Firefly — continue to set the bar for the live music experience. AEG Presents promotes global tours for artists such as The Rolling Stones, Ed Sheeran, Elton John, Taylor Swift, Celine Dion, Justin Bieber, Kenny Chesney, Paul McCartney, and Katy Perry, in addition to — through its network of clubs, theatres, arenas, stadiums and renowned partner brands such as The Bowery Presents, Concerts West, Frontier Touring, Goldenvoice, Madison House Presents, Marshall Arts, Messina Touring Group, PromoWest Productions, and Zero Mile Presents — creating and developing an unmatched infrastructure for artist development and audience reach. More information can be found at www.aegpresents.com.

AEG’s European headquarters are located in London.

About Hyde Park:

Every year millions of visitors from London, the UK and across the globe enjoy the iconic Hyde Park, one of the capital’s eight Royal Parks. Spanning 350 acres of green space in central London, Hyde Park has hosted world-renowned music artists since the 1960s. The summer concerts are an essential part of income generation for The Royal Parks, providing necessary funds to maintain and develop the parks for future generations to enjoy. They also help support the diverse culture of London and introduce new audiences to the parks.

About The Royal Parks:

The Royal Parks is the charity which manages, protects and improves the parks in an exemplary and sustainable manner so that everyone, now and in the future, has the opportunity to enjoy their natural and historic environments.

The charity looks after eight of London’s finest open spaces: Hyde Park, Kensington Gardens, St James’s Park, The Green Park, The Regent’s Park and Primrose Hill, Greenwich Park, Richmond Park and Bushy Park. It also manages other important open spaces in the capital, including Brompton Cemetery and Victoria Tower Gardens.

It costs around £55m a year to manage the parks. The charity raises around 80 percent of this money itself, with the remaining 20 percent coming from the Government.

For further information please visit: www.royalparks.org.uk and follow The Royal Parks on:

Twitter @theroyalparks



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