Kylie Minogue to headline Hyde Park BBC Proms concert
11:39 28 April 2012
Kylie Minogue is to headline the Proms in the Park concert in Hyde Park in September.
The outdoor event marks the traditional Last Night Of The Proms in the nearby Royal Albert Hall.
Australian pop princess Kylie - who is celebrating her 25th year as a music star - will be accompanied by the BBC Concert Orchestra for her show.
She said: “I’m delighted to be performing at one of the UK’s most outstanding nights of the musical calendar, and to sing in front of thousands of people whilst being accompanied by the legendary BBC Concert Orchestra in such a special year is truly a dream come true.”
Also taking part in the Hyde Park celebration will be Il Divo and tenor Alfie Boe.