Zayn Malik
Zayn Malik will give his first UK performance as a solo artiste at Capital FM's Summertime Ball on 11 June REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

London's Wembley Stadium will be filled with some of the best acts in pop and thousands of their fans as Capital FM's Summertime Ball returns for another year. Although just taking place over one day, the pop bonanza promises to be a thoroughly entertaining day with its star-studded line-up.

As tens of thousands prepare to flock to the prestigious London stadium, IBTimes UK runs through all the important information you need to know before the radio station's fun-filled event.


This year's Summertime Ball is set to take place on Saturday 11 June 2016.


Wembley Stadium will play host to the Summertime Ball and is easily accessible via the London Underground. Plan your journey through the TFL website.


The bill for the Summertime Ball is one of the most exciting to date and is still growing with organisers announcing new acts. The full line-up as it stands:

  • Little Mix (confirmed as the concert openers)
  • Zayn Malik
  • Jess Glynne
  • Tinie Tempah
Ariana Grande performance
Ariana Grande will perform tracks from her new album Dangerous Woman at Capital FM's Summertime Ball Mike Windle/Getty
  • Ariana Grande
  • Clean Bandit & Louisa Johnson
  • Nick Jonas
  • Years & Years
  • Craig David
  • The Vamps
  • Mike Posner
  • Zara Larsson
Little Mix
Little Mix have been confirmed as the opening act for Capital FM's Summertime Ball 2016 Reuters/Paul Hackett
  • Nathan Sykes
  • Flo Rida
  • Lukas Graham
  • Sigala
  • Jillionaire of Major Lazer


Capital FM is expected to post clips of the performances on its official YouTube channel post-event. Keep an eye out for updates and news as it happens on the radio station's social media accounts.