Boyband Lawson will be returning to V Festival 2013 this August, alongside Beyonce, Jessie J, Calvin Harris and Kings of Leon.

Andy, Adam, Ryan and Joel will play the 4music stage at the Virgin Media event during the weekend of 17th/18th August, it was announced today.

The 'Taking Over Me' stars have been back in the studio over the past few weeks working on new material.

Other acts performing over the weekend include Rita Ora, Ellie Goulding, The Saturdays, Olly Murs and Sam Smith.

Watch the boys at V festival in Chelmsford last year, below.