Sir Paul McCartney will headline the Saturday night of Glastonbury 2020, it has been confirmed.
Here are some facts and figures about Britain’s most famous festival, Glastonbury, which next year will celebrate 50 years since it was founded.
Glastonbury’s greatest headliners have often brought controversy with them.
A cryptic social media post from Sir Paul McCartney has prompted speculation among fans that he will perform at Glastonbury Festival next year.
Boris Johnson labelled climate change protesters “crusties” after security concerns forced him to change his election campaign visit to a bakery.
Emily Eavis has said she received death threats after booking Kanye West to headline Glastonbury in 2015.
Brian May has said Queen will not play Glastonbury next year after clashing with the festival’s founder over the controversial badger cull.
Soul superstar Diana Ross will take to the Pyramid Stage at Glastonbury next year in the Sunday afternoon Legends slot. Here we look at some of the biggest stars to perform as the festival gears up for its 50th anniversary.
Tickets for the Glastonbury Festival’s 50th anniversary sold out in just over half an hour.
Music fans are already gearing up for Glastonbury 2020, despite the festival still being several months away.
Kylie Minogue’s headlining set at Glastonbury has become the most-watched performance in the festival’s history.
Stormzy has spoken about the “sense of duty” he felt towards the community who have helped him achieve success when he headlined Glastonbury.
Sir Paul McCartney could perform at Glastonbury next year – with the ex-Beatle saying he is “starting to think about” it.
Kylie Minogue has revealed she is still close friends with one of the medics who helped her through her cancer battle.
Noel Gallagher says he was “embarrassed” by his brother Liam’s set at Glastonbury.
Bastille are riding on a high after playing “the best gig we’ve ever done” at Glastonbury last month.
TRNSMT is “on the cusp of selling out” as Glasgow city centre prepares for the third year of the festival.
Miley Cyrus was involved in a plane scare on her way to Glastonbury, her sister has revealed.
Lauryn Hill cast aside memories of her troubled Glastonbury show with a mesmerising and emotional closing slot at Love Supreme Jazz Festival.
Kylie Minogue and The Cure’s Robert Smith have donated items to Oxfam after Glastonbury in a “stand against throwaway fashion”, the charity said.
A so-called “Glastonbury effect” has led to a spike in sales of guitars.
Alex Mann, who shot to fame after his performance with Dave on the Glastonbury stage, has recreated his famous rap on ITV’s Good Morning Britain.
Dua Lipa has joked she “survived” Glastonbury Festival as stars reflected on the weekend and focused on their recovery.
Lil Nas X has said he wanted to open up about his sexuality before the end of Pride Month.
A Glastonbury crowd member has been propelled to instant fame after an on-stage performance with rapper Dave that set the internet talking.
A major clean-up operation got under way at Glastonbury as revellers began to make their way home.
Music fans have been packing up their tents after a hot and sunny Glastonbury Festival came to end. Highlights included headliners Stormzy, The Killers and The Cure, as well as a performance from Kylie Minogue.
An extensive clear-up operation has begun at Glastonbury Festival – returning the site from a pop-up city of 200,000 people to a Somerset dairy farm.
Glastonbury is over for another year with organiser Emily Eavis hailing the festival as “the greatest show on planet Earth”.
Glastonbury Festival has been home to a population of 200,000 over the past five days but the clean-up operation is now under way.
Kylie Minogue said she had to work hard not to do “the ugly cry” as she broke down at Glastonbury while recalling how breast cancer once robbed her of a headline slot.
The Cure’s Robert Smith said the band’s music was hard to “translate”, before putting on his “pop head” to close Glastonbury.