Snoop Dogg to headline Parklife Weekender

Snoop Dogg, Bastille and Rudimental are set to perform at this year's Parklife Weekender.

The 'Drop It Like It's Hot' hitmaker tops the billing for the annual music festival, which takes place in Manchester's Heaton Park on Saturday, June 7 and Sunday, June 8.

Snoop will headline the Saturday show, while British indie rockers Foals will headline the main stage on Sunday.

US rapper Kendrick Lamar - who had six Grammy Award nominations this year - will also perform on Saturday, joining Rudimental, Katy B, Duke Dumont.

'Pompeii' hitmakers Bastille will perform on Sunday along with Clean Bandit, Sam Smith, Disclosure and more.

The two-day festival launched in 2010 and has grown more successful each year.

With his performance, Snoop Dogg will join an incredible bank of stars - including Oasis and the Stone Roses - to have headlined a show at Heaton Park.

This year's festival will boast a brand new 20,000 capacity outdoor dance stage called The Temple for music fans to truly revel in the spirit of the weekend.

Parklife Weekender tickets are on sale now at Prices are £49.50 for one day or £79.50 for both.