Kanye West confirmed for Roskilde

Superstar Kanye West returns to the festival for the first time since 2006.

The festival remains on the hip-hop trail after confirmation Lil Wayne ;ast week, ensuring a good dose of beats and rhymes for this summer.

Kanye wasn’t the only new name announced in Roskilde’s weekly revelation as compatriots Eagles of Death Metal also line-up for legendary bash.

Danish artists Oh No Ono and Peter Sommer were also added to the bill this morning (25 March) which boasts the likes of Coldplay, Oasis and Slipknot.

British ska legends Madness are also down to feature alongside Lily Allen, Nine Inch Nails, Fleet Foxes and many many more.

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Roskilde Festival 2009 will take place at Roskilde, Denmark from 2-5 July.

Tickets are on sale now priced at £190 (plus booking fee).

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The festival is founded on the same ethos as Glastonbury in the UK. A strong environmental commitment goes hand in hand with a vast range of peripheral activities, perfectly complementing the musical stars that feature on the stages.