Coldplay, Ed Sheeran, Anne-Marie, London Grammar and More Perform on BBC Radio 1's Big Weekend of Live Music 2021
- BBC Radio 1 takes place Big Weekend of Live Music 2021 between May 28 and May 31 2021.
Around 50 of the performances are brand new live sets recorded exclusively for Big Weekend 2021, with five filmed on location around the UK and more to be recorded in the BBC's Radio Theatre.
On May 28th, Coldplay performed at Whitby Abbey in North Yorkshire, the centuries-old monastic ruins that formed the inspiration for Bram Stoker's Dracula, while Ed Sheeran's performance took place at Snape Maltings, a landmark arts complex on the banks of the River Alde in Suffolk. AJ Tracey performed at The Regal, a basketball court belonging to South London community hub The Black Prince Trust; Jorja Smith performed at the iconic Alexandra Palace in North London; and Royal Blood performed on Brighton Pier in Sussex.
Anne-Marie, Niall Horan, London Grammar, Wolf Alice, Mabel and Celeste performed in the hallowed halls of the BBC Radio Theatre, respectively.
- source : BBC Radio 1