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A UK Festival Nomination For Sir Elton

Written by Chief Editor.

Elton and Eminem are rumoured to be the acts battling it out for 'Best Headliner' at this year's UK Festival Awards.
 
Below is the full category:
 
HEADLINE PERFORMANCE OF THE YEAR in association with Relentless Energy Drink
Arctic Monkeys - Glastonbury
Biffy Clyro - Reading & Leeds
Elton  - Bestival
Eminem - Reading & Leeds
Foals - Latitude
Rammstein - Download
Sigur Ros - End of the Road
The Prodigy - Creamfields
The Rolling Stones - Barclaycard Presents British Summertime
The Rolling Stones - Glastonbury

UK Festival Awards Director James Drury said: "We've seen one of the most vibrant seasons in 2013, line-ups have featured a huge number of must-see and incredible new acts.

"Alongside that talent, legends like Rolling Stones and mega-stars like Eminem returned to the stage. Again we've beaten the record of votes cast with 575,000 received this year and we can't wait to reveal the favourites of the festival-going public."
 
Incidentally, Bestival is also up for Best Major Festival. Other categories include Anthem of the Summer, Breakthrough Act of the Year, Best Dance Event, Best Grassroots Event, Best Overseas Festival, and even Best Toilets.
 
To purchase tickets or learn more about the UK Festival Awards & Conference taking place on December 2 at London's Roundhouse, visit