Get ready for an unforgettable musical extravaganza at the British Grand Prix concerts in 2024. Brace yourself for some unforgettable headline performances from top artists and witness the thrill of Formula 1 racing. Discover the electrifying concert lineup and secure your F1 tickets for an unmatched entertainment experience like no other!

The highly anticipated British Grand Prix opening concert is making a triumphant return in 2024, gearing up to kickstart the unforgettable race weekend at the legendary Silverstone Circuit.

Following the resounding success of the launch party in 2023, race organisers are set to raise the bar even higher, bringing F1 fans an evening filled with exceptional music and special guest performances. This summer, prepare to indulge in an unmissable celebration that combines the very best of live music with the adrenaline-fuelled world of motorsport.

In this blog post, we provide you with all the details and highlights of this momentous occasion. Witness the mesmerising fusion between exceptional musical talent and the high-octane world of racing as the British Grand Prix Circuit sets the stage for a remarkable celebration of artistry and speed.

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When do the British Grand Prix opening concerts take place?

The iconic British Grand Prix opening concert returns for the highly anticipated 2024 edition. Prepare for an exhilarating four-day festival taking place on Thursday 4th, Friday 5th, Saturday 6th, and Sunday 7th July, featuring an impressive lineup of four incredible headliners.

After attracting a remarkable crowd of 480,000 people last summer, Silverstone is gearing up to deliver an even bigger and better event in 2024. F1 ticket holders will have the opportunity to enjoy four magnificent evenings of live music and entertainment throughout the festival.

Who is headlining the Silverstone Circuit in 2024?

Kings of Leon

Prepare to rock out as the Silverstone announces Nashville's very own Kings of Leon as the headline act of the legendary British Grand Prix opening concert.

Renowned as one of the foremost alternative rock bands worldwide, Kings of Leon's stellar achievements include multiple Grammy and BRIT Awards, as well as headlining coveted music festivals like Coachella, Glastonbury, Roskilde, and Lollapalooza.

Since their explosive debut in 2003, this talented group has sold over 20 million albums and nearly 40 million singles to fans around the globe. The 'Use Somebody' rockers will be joined by indie-pop star Self Esteem.

"We are incredibly excited to have global icons Kings of Leon join our line-up for the 2024 British Grand Prix," said Silverstone's Commercial Director Nick Read in a statement on Formula 1's site.

"Our long-term ambition has always been to attract the biggest and best artists in the world to Silverstone to put on a spectacular show for the British fans. With Kings of Leon now joining Stormzy, Rudimental, and Pete Tong on next year’s line-up, it’s fair to say the 2024 British Grand Prix is going to be bigger and better than ever before!"


Get ready to witness an electrifying performance as British grime sensation Stormzy takes center stage on Friday evening, making his highly anticipated debut appearance at the iconic Silverstone venue. As fans gear up for the big race, Stormzy's performance will be the perfect culmination of an action-packed day on the track.

With a multitude of BRIT Awards, three chart-topping albums, and over a billion global streams under his belt, Stormzy is no stranger to wowing audiences. He etched his name in history as the first British rapper to headline the prestigious Glastonbury festival in 2019, solidifying his status as a trailblazer in the music industry.

Don't miss this exclusive opportunity to witness Stormzy live at Silverstone, as he unleashes his contagious energy and electrifying hits.  Want to stay up to date with Stormzy tour news? Check out our latest blog post.

Pete Tong

Saturday evening is set to be an extraordinary experience as celebrated music figures Pete Tong, Jules Buckley, and The Essential Orchestra grace the mainstage. Together, they will orchestrate a spellbinding performance of Ibiza classics that have stood the test of time.

Get ready to be transported to the magical world of dance music and join in singing along to these timeless tunes.

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Prepare for an explosive finale to the weekend as drum and bass sensations Rudimental take the stage on Sunday.

Renowned for their chart-topping hits like 'These Days', 'Waiting All Night', and 'Feel The Love', as well as an array of other infectious tunes that are sure to have been on repeat, Rudimental guarantees a thrilling live set.

With their captivating music and boundless energy, they promise to deliver an epic closing set for fans who have already experienced an unforgettable weekend filled with thrilling track action and unforgettable off-track moments.

Get ready to dance and celebrate as Rudimental takes you on a musical journey, leaving you with memories that will last long after the race has ended.

What bands played at Silverstone in 2023?

Music legends such as Calvin Harris, Black Eyed Peas, and Tom Grennan graced the Silverstone stage, delivering unforgettable headline performances.

One of the highlights of the 2023 British Grand Prix was the revamped concert area. The event organisers collaborated with Library Productions, known for their impressive work on the Pyramid Stage at Glastonbury, to create a stunning new staging space.

This brought a fresh energy to the concert experience, allowing over 40,000 concertgoers to enjoy the nightly performances in the new concert area.

Jess Glynne, Cat Burns, Jax Jones, Girls Don't Sync, Mae Muller, and The Big Moon, also took the stage over the weekend.

How to secure your place at the 2024 British GP

Indulge in the ultimate British Grand Prix experience by upgrading to a Formula 1 VIP ticket or hospitality package. Witness the electrifying race from a prime vantage point, soak in the incredible atmosphere, and immerse yourself in the grandeur of the event.

With Seat Unique, you can gain access to official F1 VIP packages and hospitality tickets to the British Grand Prix, ensuring an unforgettable weekend that combines the thrill of Formula One racing with world-class live music performances.

Not only will you take in the breathtaking motorsport excellence, but you will also have the opportunity to enjoy live renditions by some of the biggest names in the music industry, who will grace the stage with their biggest and best tunes.

Our British Grand Prix tip guide has everything you need to know to prepare for an unparalleled weekend of racing and music. Don't miss out on your chance to secure the ultimate British Grand Prix VIP tickets and hospitality packages from Seat Unique - it's an experience that will stay with you long after the weekend is over.

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