Arctic Monkeys and Eminem have been confirmed as the headline acts for 2011’s V Festival with Dizzee Rascal and Primal Scream (who will be playing their 1991 album Screamadelica in full at the festival) topping the bill on the second stage for the event which will be held on August 20 and 21 in Chelmsford and Staffordshire and is currently in it’s 16th year. The two-day event will also feature performances from Rihanna, Plan B, Kaiser Chiefs, The Script, Tinie Tempah, Bruno Mars and Jessie J and many more.

V Festival Line-up (So Far):

Arctic Monkeys
Eminem
Rihanna
Primal Scream
The Script
Kaiser Chiefs
Manic Street Preachers
Razorlight
Pendulum
Duran Duran
Chase and Status
Scouting For Girls
Tinie Tempah
The Courteeners
The Wombats
Bruno Mars
Ellie Goulding
Jessie J
N-Dubz
Big Audio Dynamite
Example
Hurts
KT Tunstall
Squeeze
The Saturdays
Katy B
Olly Murs
You Me At Six
Wiz Khalifa
Fun Lovin’ Criminals
Imelda May
Cast
Ocean Colour Scene
Eliza Doolittle

Tickets for the festival go on general sale at 9am (GMT) this Friday (March 4) and you can get more information from the V festival website.

Via NME and BBC