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Glastonbury 2019: Janet Jackson seems to have bumped herself up on the line-up

The minor edit has not gone unnoticed by fans on social media

Janet Jackson seems to have bumped herself up the Glastonbury 2019 line-up in her festival announcement. AP 
Janet Jackson seems to have bumped herself up the Glastonbury 2019 line-up in her festival announcement. AP 

The full line-up of headliners for Glastonbury 2019 was announced this week, listing The Killers, The Cure, Stormzy, Kylie and Janet Jackson as the big five performers – in that order.

However, it seems as though Jackson wasn't happy with being listed last, as the version of the line-up poster shared on her social media – and only her social media, as far as we can see – lists the Rhythm Nation singer first on the bill.

Scottish DJ, Callum Gallacher, pointed out the minor edit on Twitter, writing, "Howling. Janet Jackson has reposted the Glastonbury lineup and bumped herself up a bit".

He added both the original poster and Jackson's version in his Tweet:

Other fans have noticed the little edit, and replied to Jackson's Tweet. One said "I love the Photoshop", while another added, "Poster [is] a bit different" with an inquisitive face emoji.

Jackson, along with The Killers and The Cure, was confirmed on March 15 to be playing at the British music festival in June this year.

This will be the first time the American singer takes to the stage at the famed festival in Somerset. Other first-timers who have been confirmed for the line-up include fellow American artists, Ms Lauryn Hill and Miley Cyrus.

Kylie Minogue has also been confirmed to play on the Sunday afternoon (the final day of the festival). Her slot on the bill comes 14 years after she forced to cancel her Glastonbury gig due to breast cancer.

In her Twitter announcement she chose to use a photo of herself, alone, with the Glastonbury branding:

Glastonbury 2019: the full list of acts playing so far:

The Killers

The Cure

Stormzy

Kylie Minogue

Janet Jackson

George Ezra

Liam Gallagher

Miley Cyrus

Tame Impala

The Chemical Brothers

Vampire Weekend

Ms Lauryn Hill

Janelle Monae

Christine and the Queens

Two Door Cinema Club

Jorja Smith

Bastille

Billie Eilish

Hozier

Sigrid

Snow Patrol

Cat Power

Wu-Tang Clan

Anne-Marie

Years & Years

Sheryl Crow

The Good, The Bar & The Queen

Hot Chip

Stefflon Don

Jon Hopkins

Santigold

The Streets

Lizzo

Kamasi Washington

Idles

Rosalia

Johnny Marr

Diplo

Mavis Staples

Rex Orange County

BCUC

Little Simz

Michael Kiwanuka

Kate Tempest

Loyle Carner

King Princess

Jungle

Neneh Cherry

Kurt Vile & The Violators

The Comet is Coming

Interpol

Pale Waves

Friendly Fires

Sharon Van Etten

Pond

Sons of Kemet

Aurora

Fat White Family

This is the Kit

Maribou State

Fatoumata Diawara

Bugzy Malone

Low

Sam Fender

Shura

Updated: March 19, 2019 11:39 AM

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