The cultural icon will programme Southbank Centre's annual event from June 12th through 21st next year.
Grace Jones will curate next year's Meltdown festival in London.
The 27th edition of the cultural event will take place over ten days across the Southbank Centre's multiple venues from June 12th through 21st, 2020. The lineup will be revealed in the new year.
"I am honoured to be curating next year's Meltdown festival," the iconic artist, actress and model said. "Year after year, the festival continues to spread its colourful wings, allowing its curators to bring together an array of diverse talent not seen anywhere else. It's about time I was asked to curate Meltdown darling, don't you think?!"
Nile Rodgers was on curating duties for last year's edition.
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