Published On: Mon, Apr 20th, 2015 on 3:09 pm

Babymetal announced for Reading and Leeds 2015

Japanese metal sensations Babymetal have been added to this year’s Reading and Leeds Festivals bill.

Babymetal

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They will be opening the Main Stage on the Metallica day of both festivals, with Alexisonfire, Marmozets, Pierce The Veil, Royal Blood and Bring Me The Horizon.

Babymetal have had over 25 million views on their single ‘Gimme Chocolate!!’, have performed sold-out shows throughout the world and topped the iTunes Metal charts with their debut album.

The group also recorded a message for fans in the UK following the announcement.

Watch it below.

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