Annie Mac topped Festival Ambassador of Malta

BBC Radio 1 DJ and trade tastemaker Annie Mac has been awarded the title of Festival Ambassador of Malta.

For over 4 years Mac’s Lost & Found Festival has introduced 1000's of party-goers to Malta on an annual foundation, in flip supporting the island’s native financial system.

She was introduced together with her new title by Minister for Tourism Dr Konrad Mizzi within the presence of the Head of Events Lionel Gerada. The award was described by Gerada as, “illustration of how pageant tourism has grown over the previous few years,” whereas Dr Mizzi praised Mac for her “steady promotion of the Maltese islands.”

The likes of Four Tet, Jamie XX, Denis Sulta, Disclosure, Stefflon Don and Jamie Jones have carried out on the pageant through the years, with Lost & Found’s 2019 version set to happen May 2-5.

AJ Tracey, Artwork, Horse Meat Disco, Eclair Fifi b2b Big Miz, Flava D, Peggy Gou, Saoirse, Jubilee, Skream and lots of extra have been confirmed for the fifth birthday version.

Grab a ticket to AMP Lost & Found Festival 2019 right here and browse our overview of final 12 months’s pageant right here.

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