Paul McCartney to perform at 2012 London Olympics opening ceremony

  • Sir Paul McCartney has confirmed he will end the opening ceremony of the 2012 London Games on July 27.

    A total of 15,000 performers will take part in the Olympic and Paralympic opening and closing ceremonies.

    The full line-up of the opening ceremony is yet to be announced.

    McCartney’s announcement came a day after he closed Monday’s star-studded concert in London to mark the Queen's Diamond Jubilee.