The Wanted Announce Massive New London Hyde Park Gig For Olympic Torch Relay Finale

The 'Warzone' stars will take to the stage alongside the likes of headliner Dizzee Rascal, Rizzle Kicks and Wretch 32.

The Wanted have announced that they will be performing at The Olympic Torch Relay Finale presented by Coca Cola at London's Hyde Park.

The 'Lightning' stars took to their Twitter account earlier today (27th March) to tell their fans of the news which will see them take to the stage at the same event as headliner Dizzee Rascal, Rizzle Kicks and Wretch 32 on 26th July.

They tweeted: "We're excited to announce a new MASSIVE UK gig thanks to #Coke at The Olympic Torch Relay celebrations at London's HYDE PARK on 26th July, the day before the opening ceremony! "

Last year, the band told Capital of their desire to perform at the ceremony saying it would be "wicked" if it happened.

Meanwhile, the group recently announced that their new UK single will be the Example penned track 'Chasing The Sun'.

Tickets for the event will go on sale Thursday 29th March at 9am.