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4 November 2019, 07:27 | Updated: 15 November 2019, 13:06
The #CapitalJBB is back for 2019. Taylor Swift, Stormzy, Sam Smith, Harry Styles and more are taking to the stage at The O2 on 7th and 8th of December this year.
Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball with SEAT is back! On Saturday December 7th and Sunday December 8th, the hottest artists on the planet right now will perform live exclusively for Capital listeners at London’s iconic O2.
Following the stellar success of his first LP ‘Gang Signs and Prayer’, the Croydon rapper has been honoured with prestigious awards including an Ivor Novello, two BRITs, a Global Award and six MOBO Awards.
This June, he made history with an iconic headline set at Glastonbury in what was one of the most hotly anticipated performances of the summer. His comeback single ‘Vossi Bop’ stormed to the top of the charts in April, before he returned to the no.1 spot with ‘Take Me Back to London’ with Ed Sheeran. He is a phenomenal performer and one of the UK’s most talented artists, and is sure to treat the O2 crowd to a high energy performance when he closes night one of Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball.
Yes, you read that right, Harry Styles will play his first UK show this year at Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball. Last month, Harry released his first new music in nearly two years with the massive comeback hit ‘Lights Up’, the lead single from his second album. His self-titled debut topped album charts around the world and he is one of the biggest stars on the planet.
Harry returns to Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball for the first time since One Direction’s set in 2012 to make his debut solo appearance at a Capital Ball. He joins the star-studded line-up for night 1, which also features his 1D bandmate Liam Payne.
Liam Payne will play Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball the day after he releases his hotly anticipated album 'LP1'.
Liam’s massively successful solo career has seen him sell more than 18 million singles including ‘Polaroid’, his Official Big Top 40 chart-topping collab with Rita Ora 'For You' and most recent hit 'Stack It Up' featuring A Boogie wit da Hoodie.
Global superstar Rita Ora also joins the line-up for night one of Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball. Her phenomenal performances and irresistibly catchy pop hits – including The Official Big Top 40 chart-toppers 'For You' and 'Let You Love Me' - mean she is a huge favourite with Capital listeners.
Her latest album 'Phoenix' has amassed over 2 billion streams worldwide, and recent hit 'Ritual' saw her collaborate Tiësto and fellow Jingle Bell Baller Jonas Blue.
GRAMMY nominated superstar DJ Jax Jones will also play night one of Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball. Artist, songwriter, DJ and multi-instrumentalist Jax Jones is also one of the world’s most sought-after producers, receiving over 3 billion global streams to date.
His collaboration with Jess Glynne 'One Touch' was one of the summer's hottest records, and he's sure to treat Capital listeners to a hit-filled set at the O2.
Jonas Blue is guaranteed to crank up the party vibe in the O2 with an epic set packed with hit after hit. DJ, pop powerhouse, songwriter and producer, Jonas Blue has almost 7.5 billion global streams and 40 million singles sales to his name, and has been certified platinum over 120 times around the world.
With massive tunes like 'Polaroid' with Liam Payne and 'Rise' featuring Jack & Jack, he is one of the most in-demand DJs in the global clubbing and festival circuit.
Some of the hottest breakthrough stars of 2019 will play night one of Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball, starting with US pop songstress Ava Max.
The worldwide success of her multi-platinum hit 'Sweet but Psycho' - which spent three at the top of The Official Big Top 40 and in the top 10 of Billboard’s Hot 100 – has cemented her as one of the hottest new singer-songwriters around.
Aitch will top off a sensational 2019 by making his debut at a Capital Ball. The young Manchester MC is one of the most exciting new talents to emerge from the UK rap scene in recent years and has made a huge impact on the charts with records 'Taste (Make It Shake)' – which reached no.2 on The Official Big Top 40 – and 'Strike A Pose' with Young T & Bugsey.
After being tipped for success by the likes of Stormzy and Wiley, Aitch is most definitely one to watch at Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball.
Lauv's hits include top 10 smash 'i’m so tired...' and his collaboration with Anne-Marie 'lonely'.
Hotly tipped for a huge 2020 with his debut studio album ‘~how i'm feeling~’ set to drop next Spring, Lauv is another rising star whose performance at Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball is not to be missed.
British rap duo Young T & Bugsey will make their debut at a Capital Ball this Christmas.
The pair count Justin Bieber and Stormzy among their rapidly growing army of admirers, and are responsible for the massive top ten hit 'Strike A Pose' which features fellow Jingle Bell Baller Aitch.
Newcomer Regard is making his Capital Jingle Bell Ball debut. This July, his remix of Jay Sean's track 'Ride It' became a viral sensation on TikTok and went on to spend two weeks at the top of The Official Big Top 40.
Global superstar Taylor Swift is returning to play night 2 of what's going to be an unforgettable Capital Jingle Bell Ball, following her incredible set in 2017.
One of the most successful female artists of all time, the ten-time Grammy Award winner will take to The O2 stage following the release of her latest album ‘Lover’ in an exclusive performance just for Capital listeners.
In a set of some of her best-loved hits, including tracks from her new album ‘Lover’, we can't wait to hear 20,000 people singing along to Taylor's iconic hits.
Oscar winning artist Sam Smith has had an enormous year with tracks including 'How Do You Sleep' and 'Dancing With A Stranger' and we couldn't be more excited to have them back at the #CapitalJBB, having last played it back in 2017!
The chart topping superstar is sure to have all of you singing to every word in what 'promises' to be a seriously iconic performance- which will only get us more excited for new album coming in 2020!
A Capital listener favourite, Anne-Marie, is returning to play night two of Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball, and if you came in 2018, you'll have a taste of just how epic this pop star's set will be!
The British singer's rise to stardom has been nothing short of meteoric, with a string of hit singles including pop gems like ‘2002’ – which she co-wrote with Ed Sheeran, and she now boasts over 5 million Instagram followers!
If 2019 belongs to anyone, it's Tom Walker, who burst onto the scene with his huge hits and even huger voice and has already bagged himself 3 Big Top 40 top 10s with bangers including 'Not Giving In' and 'Just You And I.'
His seriously powerful voice couldn't be better suited to The O2 and we can't wait to see what Tom will deliver to 20,000 of you in his first ever #CapitalJBB!
Grime star AJ Tracey will be live and direct at night two of the #CapitalJBB, making his debut at the event to top off a whirlwind year which has seen him hailed as one of the most exciting new talents to emerge from the UK rap scene.
His eponymous first album featured the top 3 smash and one of the songs of the summer, ‘Ladbroke Grove’ and ‘Butterflies’ featuring Not3s – debuted at No.3 on the UK albums chart.
The Script also join the star-studded line-up for night two of the Ball, and with 6 billion streams, 30 million single sales under their belt, the Irish alt-pop trio are one of the most established bands out there today.
With gloriously uplifting anthems like ‘Hall of Fame’, ‘Breakeven’ and latest single ‘The Last Time’, they’ll wow the crowd with another energetic performance as they make their welcome return to the O2 stage for the first time since 2017.
Would it even be a Jingle Bell Ball without superstar DJ, Sigala, getting the whole arena jumping with his infectious, floor-filling hits, from the massive summer hit 'Wish You Well' to classics like 'Easy Love'?!
The JBB veteran has collaborated with some of the biggest names in pop, from Becky Hill, to Ella Eyre and most recently Ella Henderson- who will be joining him on stage!
With a mind-blowing 9 Big Top 40 top 10s under his belt, we know 2019 will be his biggest show yet.
After making her enormous #CapitalJBB debut in 2018, the 'Don't Call Me Up' singer will be returning to The O2 to perform her catalogue of hits to 20,000 of you lovely lot!
Rising to true superstar status in 2019, Mabel has bagged herself 5 Big Top 40 top 10s and has added some serious hits to her name including 'God Is A Dancer' and 'Ring Ring.'
She always brings her A-game with a sizzling outfit, army of dancers and choreography fit for an arena, we're so excited!
The Dutch DJ is about to make his Jingle Bell Ball debut following his enormous hit 'Post Malone' (with RANI) that's taken the charts by storm and landed him a Big Top 40 top 10 hit!
The globetrotting star will be touching down in the UK to get 20,000 of you jumping for what we know is going to be a seriously high energy set!
DJ/Producer Joel has burst onto the scene and had a pretty massive 2019, rising up the charts with his cover of Monsta Boy ft. Denzie’s 90s garage anthem ‘Sorry’ reaching No.3 in The Official Big Top 40 chart this summer!
We can't wait to see him make his Jingle Bell Ball debut at The O2 for night two, and we'll 100% be singing along with one of the catchiest tunes of the year!
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