Kylie Minogue to headline 2012 BBC Proms in the Park

The pop superstar will join Alfie Boe, Il Divo and the London Community Gospel Choir for the London event in September

Kylie Minogue will headline the BBC Proms in the Park event in London this autumn, the BBC has announced.

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The pop superstar will perform in Hyde Park on Saturday 8 September at the top of a bill that includes tenor Alfie Boe, classical quartet Il Divo and The London Community Gospel Choir.

Proms in the Park, which features a mixture of popular and classical performances at the end of the Proms season, will be hosted by Sir Terry Wogan and feature music from the BBC Concert Orchestra.

Earlier in the evening, Tony Blackburn will introduce a range of performers including Björn Again, Gypsy Queens, the cast of Let It Be and the BBC Big Band.

Simultaneous events will take place in Northern Ireland, Wales and Scotland, all of which will culminate in a Royal Albert Hall sing-along as the Last Night of the Proms reaches its climax.

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Tickets can be obtained from the official BBC Proms website.