Ed Sheeran, Nicki Minaj, Tinie Tempah And Example For V Festival 2012 Line-Up

27 February 2012, 09:17 | Updated: 27 February 2012, 09:28

The line-up for V Festival 2012 also features the likes of Olly Murs, Emeli Sande and Professor Green.

Ed Sheeran and Nicki Minaj are among several artists who will perform at this year's V Festival.

The 'Lego House' singer and 'Super Bass' rapper Nicki join big names like Tinie Tempah, Example and Olly Murs in the initial festival line-up announcement, which was made yesterday evening (26th February).

'Titanium' DJ David Guetta, 'Read All About It' rapper Professor Green and 'Last Time' singer Labrinth are all scheduled to appear, while the likes of Rizzle Kicks, Dappy and DJ Fresh also feature on the bill.

The two-day festival will be headlined by The Stone Roses, Snow Patrol, Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds and The Killers.

V Festival 2012 takes place on the weekend of 18th until 19th August and is split between the Weston Park site in Chelmsford and the Hylands Park site in South Staffordshire.

Tickets for V Festival 2012 are due to go on sale from 2nd March.