Radio 1’s Big Weekend: Sunday’s highlights include Rita Ora, Foo Fighters and Olly Murs

Radio 1’s Big Weekend has come to an end for another year, after two days at Norwich’s Earlham Park.

Saturday’s (May 23) performances included sets from Florence + the Machine, Charli XCX, Fall Out Boy, 5 Seconds of Summer and Snoop Dogg.

On Sunday, the crowd were treated to sets from Foo Fighters, Olly Murs, Rita Ora, Lethal Bizzle and Imagine Dragons. Watch the highlights below:

1. Foo Fighters

Foo Fighters returned to Radio 1’s Big Weekend for the third time, where the group performed a number of classic tracks such as ‘Everlong’ and ‘Monkey Wrench’, as well as more recent singles including ‘Congregation’.

2. Olly Murs

The forthcoming X Factor host took to the stage with hits ranging from ‘Dear Darlin” to ‘Troublemaker’. Nick Grimshaw also provided some support on stage for ‘Wrapped Up’.

3. Rita Ora

Of course Rita Ora’s set included the likes of ‘Black Widow’ and ‘Hot Right Now’ – which she featured on with drum and bass producer DJ Fresh – but also her latest single ‘Poison’.

4. Lethal Bizzle

Lethal Bizzle appeared on the In New Music We Trust stage during the gig to perform some of his own tracks including ‘Fester Skank’ but also covers in the form of Queen’s ‘We Will Rock You’.

5. Imagine Dragons

Imagine Dragons performed one of their most recognised hits ‘Radioactive’ on the Main stage, as well as their latest single ‘Shots’.

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