The Who confirmed as final headliners for Glastonbury 2015
The Who are promising to bring Glastonbury to a close with a bang after being confirmed as the headline act for the final night.
The English rockers will be joining Kanye West and Foo Fighters as this years festival headliners.
Lead singer Roger Daltrey said: "It's great to be ending this part of a 50 year career at the most prestigious and respected music festival in the world. We'll do our best to close this year's event with a bang, unless of course the fireworks get wet!"
Glastonbury is not the only festival The Who will be playing at that weekend. On Friday June 26 they will take to the Great Oak Stage in London's Hyde Park, where they will be joined by the likes of the Kaiser Chiefs, Paul Weller and Johnny Marr.
The band is also undertaking a world tour in honour of reaching their 50th anniversary milestone.
Their busy June weekend will see them treating audiences to hits from their wide repertoire, including tracks from albums such as Who's Next, Quadrophenia, Tommy and more.
This announcement completes this years Glastonbury lineup with Kanye topping the Saturday night lineup and Foo Fighters closing on the Friday. Other acts attending Glastonbury 2015 include Pharrell Willliams, Mary J Blige and Florence + the Machine.
Motown singer Lionel Richie and jazz singer Gregory Porter, Nineties favourites Suede, The Vaccines, The Maccabees and Alt-J are also set to perform.
Glastonbury Festival 2015 will will run from June 24th to June 28th at its traditional home of Worthy Farm, Somerset.
See below how Twitter reacted to the announcement.
doesn't get much better than Paul Weller / The Who on sunday night #Glastonbury— Sam Bath (@SamBath_) May 6, 2015
Actually not too bothered about missing Glastonbury now— Gillian Fish (@GillsF) May 6, 2015
Here's a list of people I'd like to see headline #Glastonbury in lieu of the current headliners; 1. Anyone.— Elliott Prince (@EPrinceOFFICIAL) May 6, 2015
Foo Fighters, Kanye and the Who? Glastonbury wins the battle of the line-ups this year with just three acts.— Calum Auckland (@ThisIsAuckward) May 6, 2015
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