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Tuesday 07 June 2022

Rag'n'Bone Man Is First Night Headliner When Heritage Live Host A Series Of Concerts In Sussex Next Month

Heritage Live will host a series of concerts over the weekend of 15th -17th July 2022 at the South of England Showground - the 150 acre site at the heart of the countryside in Ardingly, West Sussex.



Friday 15th July at the South of England Showground will be headlined by Rag'n'Bone Man, one of the most successful breakthrough artists of recent years. 

Having won the 2017 BRIT's 'British Breakthrough Act', Rag'n'Bone Man cemented his success following the release of his triple-platinum No.1 album Human. 

Joining him for this unique evening will be one of the hottest names in pop music, RAYE, plus singer-songwriter Max White.


Saturday 16th July will be headlined by Boy George & Culture Club.

Since their inception in 1981, Culture Club have sold more than 150 million records worldwide, and are recognised as a Grammy Award winning UK institution with a stream of classic hits including; Do You Really Want to Hurt Me, Karma Chameleon, Church Of The Poison Mind, and The War Song.

The group are fronted by singer/songwriter Boy George, one of music's most iconic artists who performs alongside original Culture Club members Roy Hay and Mikey Craig.

Very special guests for the show will be Bananarama, Lulu and Kim Wilde - with DJ Fat Tony getting the party started.


Sunday 17th July will play host to Last Night of the Heritage Proms with Russell Watson and the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra, led by esteemed Associate Conductor David Arnold, best known for musical arrangements for Sky News, BBC World Service and Classic FM amongst others. 

The show will also feature The NHS Choir, as well as producer Mike Moran, coloratura soprano Christina Johnston, and crooner Mark Kingswood

Tickets for all shows are available now from Ticketmaster.co.uk / HeritageLive.Net

by: Mike Cobley




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