Sonisphere announces Japanese viral band, Babymetal

09 Apr 2014

Iconic Japanese pop metal band Babymetal will make their debut appearance in the United Kingdom at Sonisphere this summer. Since uploading the video of their latest single ‘Gimme Chocolate’ less than two months ago it has received more than 5 million views. AIF member Sonisphere announced yesterday that they got the band on board in response to a Facebook page created by fans, titled: “Babymetal for Sonisphere UK 2014″, which attracted more than 1000 fans. Babymetal will perform in the Bohemia tent on the Sunday of the festival, joining a huge line up that includes Iron Maiden, Slayer and Deftones.

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