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head the bill

To be the featured person in an event. Two professors from New York University are heading the bill at the conference on climate change this weekend. Up until now he's only been a supporting act, but he's going to head the bill for the first time next Saturday.
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head/top the ˈbill

be the most important item or performer in a show, play, etc: Topping the bill tonight will be Robbie Williams.
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The Magpies' hero heads the bill at an evening of entertainment in aid of Beacon Hill School.
The Magpies' hero, starred for the club as both a player in the 1980s and then famously as manager of the Entertainers side of the mid-1990s, heads the bill in an evening of entertainment in aid of Beacon Hill School.
TOM Wrigglesworth heads the bill in a Comedy Carousel show hosted by local comic Andy Richardson.
Techno producer/DJ Radio Slave heads the bill with support from Chris Maran and Lee Rands.
DANBY songstress ELAINE PALMER heads the bill at the Loosely Acoustic gig tonight at Stockton's Georgian Theatre.
The 60s icon heads the bill for the first Stormont Festival.
Radio One's Judge Jules will kick off the music on Friday, July 18, in the Serious main arena, while contemporary DJ Norman Jay heads the bill in Dusted's arena 2.
End your weekend on a high by getting on down to Innovative DJ/producer Junior Sanchez who heads the bill. He plays alongside Simon Foy and Gary Curley.
ERDINGTON comedian Jo heads the bill at the monthly Laughing Calves night which encourages up-andcoming female comics.
? HANDEL heads the bill of the latest concert by All Saints' Chamber Choir in Gosforth this weekend.
The mighty Carl Cox heads the bill joined by Yousef, Derrick Carter, Butch, Motor City Drum Ensemble, Lewis Boardman, Scott Lewis and Dom Chung.
Local hero DJ Fergie heads the bill which also features Armin Van Buuren, Judge Jules, Scot Project, Marco V and Lisa Lashes.
COUNTRY music sensation Reba McIntire heads the bill at the London Arena as Radio 2 broadcasts the first major multi-artist country event in London for 10 years.
DUBLIN hosts the latest UFC event in the increasingly popular sport of Mixed Martial Arts this weekend and home favourite Conor McGregor heads the bill, hoping to put himself in contention for a world title shot in the featherweight division by beating Diego Brandao.
ZOE Lyons heads the bill at the regular night featuring new female comedy.