The biggest successful music artists from around the world will descend on London’s iconic O2 Arena, performing their biggest hits for Capital listeners on the weekend of Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 December 2021.
The massive lineup of one of the UK’s biggest Christmas parties was revealed live on Capital Breakfast by hosts Roman Kemp, Sonny Jay and Sian Welby today.
On stage on Saturday December 11, Justin Bieber, Coldplay, Years & Years, Jax Jones, Clean Bandit, Becky Hill, Jesy Nelson, Sigrid, Mimi Webb and The Capital Weekender Live with MistaJam and Friends with Billen Ted, 220 KID & Riton.
In a huge exclusive for Capital listeners, Grammy-winning global megastar Justin Bieber will make a long-awaited return for UK fans at Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball. The Ball will also be Justin Bieber’s only live show for fans in Europe this year, and his first major UK performance since 2017, following an intimate acoustic session in London early last year. Justin released his multi-platinum album âJusticeâ earlier this year, featuring worldwide hits âPeachesâ with Giveon and Daniel Caesar, âHolyâ with Chance The Rapper and âAnyoneâ. He also collaborated with The Kid LAROI on ‘Stay’, one of the biggest songs of the year. With over 90 billion career streams and over 80 million albums sold worldwide, Justin Bieber is one of the world’s greatest artists and one of the greatest male solo artists of all time and his Exclusive performance at Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball with Barclaycard promises to be a huge moment.
Multi-award winning global Superstars Coldplay will perform the first night of Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball with Barclaycard. Coldplay is one of the world’s largest and best-selling bands, having sold over 100 million albums worldwide and winning 7 GRAMMYs and 9 BRIT Awards. They made their highly anticipated comeback earlier this year when they returned to the official Big Top 40 with the chart-topping title “Higher Power”, as well as their # 1 US hit with BTS “My Universe”. The band’s latest album, “Music Of The Spheres”, became the UK’s best-selling LP in 2021 when it was released in October. In a must-see setting for fans, Coldplay will perform their first show in The O2 since 2016 when they take the stage at Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball.
Years & Years will also perform Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball with Barclaycard, after Olly Alexander wowed the crowd at his first concert as a solo artist at Capital Up Close Presentsâ¦ with Barclaycard in August. Known for his huge hit songs, including “King”, “Breathe” and “Starstruck” and “It’s A Sin” from the official Big Top 40, Years & Years has collaborated with artists such as Kylie Minogue, Jax Jones, Elton John and MNEK.
Jax Jones is sure to turn up the party mood with an epic set on Saturday. DJ, songwriter, record producer and remixer, Jax Jones has amassed over 4 billion streams and 3 million singles sales and has worked with artists such as Mabel, Years & Years, RAYE and MNEK. Jax Jones rose to fame with his number one single “I Got U” and has since released huge tracks like “Out Out” and “I Miss U”.
Fan favorites Clean Bandit are also on the bill and will perform some of their greatest songs on the The O2 stage. Clean Bandit has surpassed over 14.5 billion streams and 6.2 billion views on YouTube and ranked # 1 on The Official Big Top 40 with their songs “Rockabye” feat. Anne-Marie and Sean Paul and their GRAMMY winning single “Rather Be”. Jess Glynne.
British singer-songwriter Becky Hill is also on the program. Crowned the second most-streamed British artist on Spotify UK in 2019, Becky has released huge hits including “Heaven On My Mind” and “Better Off Without You”, and has collaborated with artists such as David Guetta, Sigala and TiÃ«sto .
Jesy Nelson will complete the sensational 2021 lineup by making his solo debut at a Capital Ball with what will also be one of his first performances as a solo star. After releasing her first solo single “Boyz” with Nicki Minaj this year, which reached second on the official Big Top 40, Jesy’s highly anticipated set is sure to be watching at Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball with Barclaycard.
Sigrid will also join the star-studded line-up for the first night of the Ball. Sigrid’s set at Capital’s Summertime Ball in 2019 was a sensational performance and she will be returning to a Capital Ball this Christmas to perform all of her greatest hits for listeners.
One of the hottest stars of the 2021 breakthrough, Mimi Webb will also perform on the first night of Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball. Mimi Webb rose to fame this year with her massive singles’ Good Without ‘,’ Dumb Love ‘and ’24 / 5’ and she will be making her Capital Ball debut when she takes the stage.
All new for 2021, dance legend MistaJam – who joined Capital in 2020 to lead the all-new Capital Dance station and relaunch The Capital Weekender – will bring high NRG club vibes to the O2 on Saturday night. Following the huge success of Capital’s MistaJam & Friends rooftop parties earlier this year, MistaJam will host the UK’s biggest Christmas party with The Capital Weekender Live with MistaJam and Friends starring huge DJ Billen Ted, 220 KID and Riton. They’ll hit the decks and play some of the greatest club mixes and dance anthems.
The launch of Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball with Barclaycard 2021 continues tomorrow, when the hit music artists performing on the second night (Sunday, December 12) will be revealed live on Capital Breakfast with Roman Kemp, starting at 8 a.m.
Registered Capital VIPs and Barclaycard customers will have exclusive access to pre-sale tickets starting Thursday morning at 9:30 am, with tickets going on general sale exclusively through Global Player at 9:00 am Friday morning.
This year, Global Player is the exclusive platform to buy tickets.
Ashley Tabor-King OBE, Founder and Executive Chairman of Global, said: âThe long-awaited return of Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball with Barclaycard will see the greatest musical artists take to the stage and we can’t wait. With global superstars and some of Britain’s most prominent talent set to rock the ball this Christmas, we’ve got another phenomenal weekend of live performances in store. We still have more huge acts to reveal on Capital Breakfast with Roman Kemp tomorrow, so be sure to tune in!
Tune in to Capital Breakfast with Roman Kemp tomorrow at 8 a.m. to hear the huge lineup for the second night of Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball with Barclaycard.
Tickets for Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball with Barclaycard go on general sale Friday, November 5 at 9 a.m. and are available exclusively on Global Player.
Global Player is Global’s entertainment hub, which allows listeners to enjoy all of Global’s radio brands, award-winning podcasts, and expert-curated playlists, all together for free on mobile through the Global Player app. , online and through your smart speaker.
VIP Capital and Barclaycard customers have early access to tickets via an exclusive presale starting at 9:30 am tomorrow (Thursday, November 4) – search for âBarclaycard Entertainmentâ or check Global Player now for details.