M.I.A. curates the 24th Meltdown. Sri Lankan-born and London-bred, she is recognised worldwide as a rapper, producer, director, visual artist and activist.
Get ready for 10 days of one-off gigs, outdoor parties, art, talks and free events curated by M.I.A.
Meltdown is one of the UK’s most anticipated music events each year, as an iconic artist curates their own personal festival, revealing their interests and influences.
M.I.A., born Mathangi ‘Maya’ Arulpragasam, follows in the footsteps of renowned festival curators including Jarvis Cocker, Patti Smith, David Bowie, Yoko Ono, Ornette Coleman and David Byrne.