It’s Officially Summer! – A Recap Of Capital FM’s Summertime Ball 2019 Performances





It’s that time of the year again where Capital FM—a United Kingdom-based contemporary hits radio station—hosts its annual Summertime Ball at the Wembley Stadium in order to officially kick off the summer season. Every year since the concert event began in 2009, tens of thousands of fans from across the U.K. and even also around the world come together in Wembley to rock and party their hearts out to their favorite tunes played by their favorite artists. Also, a portion of the accumulated profit from the ticket sales are always donated to Capital FM’s very own charity “Help a Capital Child” that seeks to provide aid to the homeless, abused, disabled and ill youths in London. Capital’s Summertime Ball (STB) 2019 was held on June 8th, 2019.

Let’s do a recap on this year’s Summertime Ball lineup:

Mark Ronson

Mark Ronson was the first artist to perform where he played a total of 8 songs which were “Nothing Breaks Like A Heart”, “Electricity”, “Late Night Feelings, “Ooh Wee”, a remix of “Shallow”, “Find U Again”, “Valerie” and, his most successful single to date, the 2014 hit “Uptown Funk”.

Next up was Jess Glynne who performed her hit songs “”Hold My Hand”, “These Days”, “Thursday”, “One Touch”, “All I Am” and “I’ll Be There”.

English DJ-producer Sigala performed his songs “Give Me Your Love”, “Lullaby” and “Ain’t Giving Up”. For “Just Got Paid”, “Came Here For Love” and “Wish You Well”, singers Ella Eyre and Becky Hill made an appearance to sing their parts respectively.

Anne Marie

Anne Marie came up next as she performed “Friends”, “Rockabye”, “Alarm”, “Ciao Adios” and “2002”.

She was followed by another DJ, Jonas Blue, who performed “Fast Car”, “By Your Side”, “Back & Forth”, “What I Like About You”, “Rise, “Mama”, “Polaroid” and “Perfect Strangers” in which the last four songs he performed alongside singer HRVY.

Norwegian singer Sigrid performed 3 of her songs which are “Strangers”, “Mine Right Now” and ‘Don’t Feel Like Crying”.

After her came English singer Mabel with “Fine Line”, “Finders Keepers”, “My Lover” and “Don’t Call Me Up”.

Tom Walker

Tom Walker performed only two if his songs being “Just You And I” and his hit “Leave A Light On”.

American singer Ava Max came next also only performing two of her most popular songs being “So Am I” and “Sweet but Psycho”.

Khalid

Khalid then took on the stage and crowd with 5 of his songs which were “Young Dumb & Broke”, “Love Lies”, “Silence”, “Better” and “Talk”.

He was followed up with yet another DJ by the name of Jax Jones who performed “House Work”, “Play”, “All Day and Night”, “Breathe”, “Ring Ring”, “You Don’t Know Me” and ending with hit “Instruction”. He was joined on stage by singers Mabel, Raye and rapper Stefflon Don.

The Jonas Brothers

The Jonas Brothers took on the stage with their very first performance at the annual concert event since the trio reformed earlier this year. They last performed together in London back in 2009 during their world tour. Their song list for STB 2019 includes “Burnin’ Up”, “Jealous”, “Cake by the Ocean”, “Cool”, “Sucker” and the classic “Year 3000″ wherein the trio brought out the original performers of the song, British pop punk band Busted, to perform with them.

Ellie Goulding followed next as she performed “I Need Your Love”, “Close To Me”, “Sixteen”, “On My Mind”, “Love Me like You Do” and “Burn”.

A short performance by American singer Lauv came up next with “I Like Me Better” and “I’m So Tired…”.

Halsey

Halsey sang her heart out as she performed “Without Me”, “Nightmare”, “Closer” and “Eastside” in which she was joined by Khalid for the last song.

Next up was Rita Ora where she performed her latest hits like “Your Song”, “Let You Love Me”, “I Will Never Let You Down”, “Lonely Together” and “Anywhere”.

5SOS

Australian band 5 Seconds of Summer rocked out at Wembley as they performed favorites like “She Looks So Perfect”, “Who Do You Love”, “Amnesia”, “Want You Back” and “Youngblood”. They also performed their newest single “Easier”. They made their first appearance at the concert event back in 2014.

American band Maroon 5 followed up with their hits “She Will Be Loved”, “This Love”, “Moves like Jagger”, “Payphone”, “Girls Like You” and “Sugar”.

Calvin Harris

Finally, STB headliner Calvin Harris capped the event off with a total of 12 songs which were “Giant”, “Sweet Nothing”, “I Need Your Love”, “Blame”, “Bounce”, “How Deep Is Your Love”, “This Is What You Came For”, “One Kiss”, “Summer”, “Promises”, “I’m Not Alone” and “We Found Love”.









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