Barry Manilow, The Lumineers, Tom Odell and The Wanted Join BBC Children in Need Rocks 2013
American singer Barry Manilow, US folk band The Lumineers, British singer Tom Odell, and British boy band The Wanted are the latest artists to join this year’s stellar line up for BBC Children in Need Rocks curated by Gary Barlow.
The latest additions join the likes of Robbie Williams, Ellie Goulding and Rizzle Kicks for two concerts in November that will raise money to help change the lives of disadvantaged children and young people right here in the UK.
Manilow said:[quote] “I have known Gary from early Take That days when they re-recorded my hit “Could it be Magic” in 1992. We have remained friends and I am thrilled he asked me to be a part of this great BBC Children in Need Rocks night. I have been proud to support BBC Children in Need for many years as it’s a truly wonderful cause that does great work for children and young people in the UK. See you there on the night.”[/quote]
Gary Barlow says: “We are in for a fantastic couple of nights with lots of amazing artists and some very exciting collaborations. I can’t wait to get up on stage for a few numbers too, it’s all for a great cause.”
The world class line-up who will perform at the Eventim Apollo, Hammersmith now includes:
|Tuesday 12th November||Barry Manilow, Robbie Williams, The Wanted, Dizzee Rascal, Little Mix|
|Wednesday 13th November||The Lumineers, Tom Odell, Ellie Goulding, Rizzle Kicks, Bastille, Passenger|