added: 21 Mar 2013 // by: Music-News.com Newsdesk
Presented by Orange Nation, As One In The Park will be the first credible large-scale gay festival in London for over a decade, putting the capital in line with other major European cities.
Victoria Park is firmly established as a prime festival site, already playing host to events including Field Day. As One In The Park is the day after Field Day and will be using their infrastructure and production crew.
Conor Maynard shot to fame in 2012 after winning MTV's Brand New for 2012 Award. His debut album 'Contrast' charted at No.1 in the UK, and has spawned four Top 10 hits including 'Can't Say No', 'Vegas Girl', 'Turn Around' featuring Ne-Yo, and current single 'Animal' featuring Wiley.
BRIT nominee Rita Ora has been announced as the headline artist for the main stage, performing her three No.1 hits taken from her No.1 album, 'Hot Right Now', 'R.I.P.', 'How We Do (Party)' and more including new single 'Radioactive'.
Very special guest, Holly Johnson, will be making his first London appearance for several years and will be performing his greatest hits including solo hits 'Love Train' and 'Americanos' together with classic Frankie Goes To Hollywood material, 'The Power Of Love', 'Two Tribes', 'Welcome To The Pleasuredome', and 'Relax', which celebrates its 30th anniversary this year.
Katy B will also be performing live on the main stage, as will X Factor stars Union J and Rylan, and Israeli superstar DJ Offer Nissim. There will also be DJ sets by Skin (Skunk Anansie), Boy George and Marc Vedo, and DJ/vocalist, Peyton. Further acts and DJs will be announced soon.