It’s almost Christmas but we’re feeling hot, hot, hot with the news that UK Live will be taking over three venues across the country to host some of the biggest acts in pop – including global stars Jason Derulo, Jessie J, Rizzle Kicks, The Saturdays and Pop Scoop! friends and regulars The Vamps and Union J.

These massive open air pop fests will begin with ‘North East Live’ in Sunderland on 22 June 2014 at the Stadium of Light. ‘East Coast Live’ taking place at Ipswich Chantry Park on Saturday 28 June and ‘South West Live’ taking place at Weston-super-Mare Beach on Sunday 29 June.

'Union J' Photographed by Blanc Photography Norwich

…and guess what? this is just the beginning, there’s a whole lot more to be announced soon, watch this space!

2014 UK Live event dates:

Sunday 22 June 2014: NORTH EAST LIVE, Sunderland Stadium of Light
Saturday 28 June: EAST COAST LIVE, Ipswich Chantry Park
Sunday 29 June: SOUTH WEST LIVE, Weston-super-Mare Beach

Tickets go on sale from 10am on Saturday 14 December at