Capital Radio Summertime Ball 2009 to feature The Saturdays, Leona Lewis, Calvin Harris, Akon and more

Posted: 27th April 2009

After the success of last year's Capital Radio Jingle Bell Ball at the O2, comes the poptastic Summertime equivalent: the Capital Radio Summertime Ball.

Announced so far for this massive event at Emirates Stadium are The Saturdays, Leona Lewis, Calvin Harris, Akon and Kelly Clarkson plus a band who are to announce thie reunion especially for the gig - more info to follow tomorrow.

The event takes place on Sunday 7th June, starting at 2PM at Arsenal's Emirates Stadium - arguably one of the nicest stadiums in the UK. Capital FM will make a donation of £100,000 to Help a London Child from the proceeds of the event.

Tickets for the event cost £45 - £70 and are on sale now.

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Blue announced on Tuesday that they will reform and perform at the ball, along with Lionel Richie and 'Nothing but your t-shirt on' Shontelle, the X Factors's JLS, Katy Perry, Daniel Merriweather with Mark Ronson, Ciara and Enrique Iglesias.

Update: 16th May

Despite the event being reported as "sold-out", there are still a few tickets remaining at face value (£45). Check the "tickets" link below for availability.

Daniel O'Connell