Olympics 2012: Muse and Kate Bush rumored to perform closing ceremony

Kate Bush is one of the biggest music names mentioned here as a potential performer at Sunday’s star-studded Closing Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games.

The singer’s name is being bandied about in the British media alongside acts touted as already booked, including Muse, George Michael, The Who and the much-anticipated reunion of Spice Girls.

Also featuring in the hotly anticipated mix is “The X Factor” U.K. boy band finalists and Simon Cowell progeny One Direction, an appearance by Liam Gallagher’s Beady Eye and a turn from singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran.

Michael tweeted in the early hours of Thursday morning: “Have to get up at a reasonable time to get to the dress rehearsal…”

Madness and Pet Shop Boys, according to reports, also have been added to the stellar bill of music stars, with Paul McCartney tipped to make an appearance to sing another Beatles hit following his role in the Opening Ceremony.

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