Springsteen, Guns N’ Roses, Billy Joel, Lana Del Rey to play BST Hyde Park

After amazing shows by Elton John, Eagles, Rolling Stones, Adele, Pearl Jam and Duran Duran among others in 2022, the BST Hyde Park festival, sponsored by American Express, will this summer feature P!NK (24 + 25 June), Guns N’ Roses (30 June), Take That (1 July), BLACKPINK (2 July), Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band (6 + 8 July), Billy Joel (7 July), and Lana Del Rey (July 9). 

Tickets go on sale for American Express® Cardmembers at 10am, Friday 21 April until 9am, Thursday 27 April. Others can buy tickets after 10am on Thursday 27 April.

Lana Del Rey’s album Born to Die, released 11 years ago, featured the viral hit “Video Games,” and her remix of “Summertime Sadness” broke the Top 10 in the US. She followed up with albums including Ultraviolence and the Grammy-nominated Norman Fucking Rockwell!, Blue Banisters and Did You Know That There’s A Tunnel Under Ocean Blvd, which topped the UK charts in March. 

In 2013, the Rolling Stones kicked off the first BST Hyde Park summer festival in the vast grassland of central London. Organizers note that the event has featured epic shows by 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 many more.

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