V Festival performers 'among world's hottest pop stars'
Several acts who will be entertaining holders of V Festival tickets this month have been listed among the hottest stars in pop music.
Rihanna took top spot in the female performers' category following a poll by Capital FM, fighting off competition from the likes of Beyonce, Jennifer Lopez, Katy Perry and Cheryl Cole.
Jessie J and the Saturdays' Frankie Sandford also featured in the top ten list.
In the other half of the survey, Nathan Skyes and Max George from the Wanted, Olly Murs of X Factor fame and Bruno Mars were ranked among the hottest male pop stars, while Aston Merrygold from JLS took top place.
Rihanna will be the second to last act playing the main stage on one day of the V Festival this year, with Eminem filling the headline slot.
Bruno Mars will also be appearing on the main stage, while Olly Murs and Jessie J have been confirmed for the 4 Music stage and both the Wanted and the Saturdays are set to perform on the Arena stage.
Posted by Robert Long