Published on September 28th, 2011 | by Denny Armatrading0
Tinie Tempah enlists J.Cole, Labrinth
FULL SUPPORTS ANNOUNCED AND EXTRA TICKETS RELEASED
“His approach has spoken to a generation louder than any other British musician has in years… [and] what we get is an unashamed pop show, powered by choruses and charisma.” NME
Due to phenomenal demand, extra tickets have been released for the ‘Blackberry presents Tinie Tempah’ tour. The award winning artist has also announced his full supporting line up, which will change from city to city, but will include previously announced J. Cole and Nero and newly added Redlight and Labrinth *please see below for full line up for each show
Tinie Tempah’s number one, debut album ‘Disc-overy’ has achieved double platinum sales in the UK.
On top of the 2 Brit Awards he won at this year’s ceremony – one for Best Single for track ‘Pass Out’ and the other for Best Breakthrough Artist, he’s won an Ivor Novello for Best Contemporary Song, he was nominated for the Mercury Music Prize, he won Best Solo Act at the GQ Awards and has been nominated for the Best Male Solo at the Q Awards 2011 held in October, he is also appearing on the cover of this month’s Q as no. 1 of 25 anniversary covers. On top of all this, he’s the first British Hip Hop Artist to sell a million copies of his debut single in America.
Not only has he cemented his place at the top of the charts, he’s also achieved huge critical acclaim in the live arena, having played to huge crowds at several of the UK’s biggest festivals over the summer.
‘It is a lovely moment for all concerned when a performer such as this enters his pomp.’ The Times
Miss your chance to see one of the UK’s brightest super stars at your peril.
MONDAY 31 LIVERPOOL ECHO ARENA – J Cole + Redlight
TUESDAY 1 NEWCASTLE METRO RADIO ARENA – J Cole + Redlight
WEDNESDAY 2 GLASGOW SECC – Nero + Redlight
FRIDAY 4 LONDON O2 ARENA – J Cole + Redlight
SATURDAY 5 BOURNEMOUTH BIC – J Cole + Redlight
SUNDAY 6 BIRMINGHAM LG ARENA – J Cole + Redlight
MONDAY 7 MANCHESTER MEN – J Cole + Redlight
TUESDAY 8 CARDIFF MOTORPOINT ARENA – J Cole + Redlight
THURSDAY 10 WEMBLEY ARENA – Nero + Labrinth
FRIDAY 11 NOTTINGHAM ARENA – Labrinth
SUNDAY 13 ABERDEEN AECC – Nero + Redlight
MONDAY 14 GLASGOW SECC – Nero + Redlight
Tickets on sale now priced at £21.50 Regional / £23.50 London (subject to booking fee) and available from www.livenation.co.uk