GLOBAL chart royalty will descend upon the West Midlands this weekend as Justin Bieber and Rihanna dominate the headline slots at this year’s V Festival.

The festival’s 21st birthday celebrations will take place at Weston Park, near Wolverhampton, on Saturday (August 20) and Sunday (August 21).

Performing exclusively at his only UK festival this summer, Bieber, who shares his age with the event, will treat festivalgoers to a sneak peak of his upcoming tour ‘Purpose’, with Rihanna returns to V Festival after five years away.

Adding to V Festival 2016’s international superstar line-up and will be Australian superstar songstress, Sia, and superstar DJ, David Guetta – who are both UK festival exclusives for V Festival 2016.

Also performing on the Virgin Media stage are British indie rock favourites Bastille, the world’s biggest girl group Little Mix, Grammy winner Jess Glynne and party starter, John Newman.

A variety of tickets for both festival days, as well as camping and VIP options are available to purchase online at

For more information, or to view the full musical and comedy line ups for each day, visit