Eminem to headline Belgium`s Pukkelpop festival

Last Updated: Mar 20, 2013, 08:47 AM IST

Los Angeles: Grammy winner Eminem will headline this year`s Pukkelpop Festival in Belgium alongside rock band Nine Inch Nails.

The 40-year-old rapper`s performance at the 2013 festival will mark the artiste`s return to the Belgian music fest following his 2011 fatal stage collapse on the first day that eventually led to that year`s event cancellation, reported Ace Showbiz.

In addition to Eminem and Trent Reznor`s band, other artists slated to headline the August 15-17, Kiewit, Belgium musical extravaganza are Neil Young and his band Crazy Horse, The Prodigy and The xx.

Fun, the Best New Artist winner at this year`s Grammy Awards, Imagine Dragons, Fall Out Boy, Alabama Shakes and Harlem Shake DJ Baauer are also lined up to join the festival.

A bevy of other musical acts have also been confirmed and announced for the forthcoming event that caters to such musical genres as pop, rock, and hip-hop.