51st State Festival Announces Huge Lineup For 5th Birthday Edition

The most complete and comprehensive celebration of all things house music will be back with a special 5th birthday edition in 2019: after last year’s sold out event, 51 State Festival takes place on Saturday August 3rd in Trent Park, London, with first wave headliners: Kings of House (Louie Vega & David Morales), Dennis Ferrer, Dimitri From Paris, Soul Clap, Mood II Swing, Roger Sanchez, Todd Terry, Kevin Saunderson, Todd Edwards, Norman Jay, Joey Negro, Crazy P Soundsystem, Wookie, DJ Luck & MC Neat, and live acts like Robert Owens, Julie McKnight, Tanya Stephens, Crystal Waters, Melba Moore, Joyce Sims, Kele Le Roc, Monique Bingham

Over the last five years this festival has built up a real following of house lovers, made a name for itself with plenty of unforgettable moments and a reputation for joining the dots between the US, UK, Caribbean and Europe, between classic, tech, afro, garage, soul, dub, dancehall, disco and deep.

The independent event is run by real music lovers and this year the VIP area will be revamped with a revised queuing system, bigger VIP area and structures with superior facilities. A dedicated music arena will also return to the new and improved VIP area. Making seven stages in total across the whole festival hosted by Groove Odyssey, Found, Backto95, We Love Soul, Hot WUK, Disco Disco and House FM.

The location for it all is the blissful Trent Country Park, situated in 413 acres of rolling meadows, enchanting brooks and lakes, ancient woodland and imposing historical sites. It is a rare bit of natural green belt beauty in London which offers a place to relax and chill right on the outskirts of the city, making it the perfect place for this one day celebration of house music.

The line-up takes in a dazzling mix of world renowned super stars, hot up and comers, legends of the scene and DJs and live acts from all corners of the house world. Many more names will come in the next few months but already the line-up is outstanding. This is the most essential house music festival in the world, so act soon to secure your place at what is sure to be one of this year’s key historic events in the UK’s capital.



Crazy P Soundsystem – Live

Crystal Waters – Live

Dennis Ferrer

Dimitri from Paris

Joey Negro

Joyce Sims – Live

Kevin Saunderson

Kings of House (Louie Vega & David Morales with Julie McKnight - Live)

Melba Moore – Live

Norman Jay – MBE

Roger Sanchez

Stylo G – Live

Tanya Stephens – Live

The Heatwave

Todd Edwards

Todd Terry



2 FOUR 7

Aitch B

Anane Vega

Barbara Tucker - Host

Bobby & Steve

Brutha Basil – Live




David Bailey

DJ Bigger

DJ Luck & MC Neat

DJ Kanga

DJ Replay

Elisabeth Troy - Live

Ellie Cocks

Firin Squad

Graeme P & Soul Diva

Jason H

Jason Kaye

Jazzi Q

Jerry Bascombe

Jerry Rankin


John Morales

Jonsey (Café 432)

Judi Love - Host

Jumpin Jack Frost

Kele Le Roc - Live

Kenny Ken

Kenny Thomas - Live

Lady T


Lloyd Life

Mangrove DJs


Matt Jam Lamont



MC Kie


Mike Ruff Cut Lloyd

Monique Bingham - Live

Mood II Swing

Mr Buzzhard

Nick Curly

Norris Da Boss Windross

Onyx Stone


Paolo Francesco

Philgood & Ram



Ragga Twins

Richie Dan – Live

Robert Owens - Live

Robbo Ranx

Sammy Confunktion

Scarlett O’Malley

Seamus Haji

Selly J

Session Victim - Live

Siggy Smalls

Sol Brown

Soul Clap


Steve Macca


Sweet Female Attitude – Live

Terry Hunter

Tippa Irie - Live

Twinz in Session (SHILOH & SIMIEN)

Victor Anderson

Wallace MC