Eminem has been named the headliner of The Leeds and Reading Festivals held annually in England.
The 40-year-old rapper previously headlined Reading and Leeds in 2001 after the release of his album “The Marshall Mathers LP” to which Marilyn Manson joined the rapper on stage to perform “The Way I Am.”
Other bands rumored to be held in consideration for the remaining two headliner spots include Black Sabbath, Blur and Arctic Monkeys. The summer concerts will take place next year over the weekend of August 23-25 in the UK.
In their continuing effort to show more diversity The Reading and Leeds Festivals will include a hip-hop stage, other genres of music and even a dance music lineup