Jay-Z announces a brace of headlining shows

Manchester and Birmingham, tickets on sale on Friday

news: Monday 15th February 2010

US rapper Jay-Z is returning to the UK this summer with 3 special headline shows.

He is set to play Manchester's MEN Arena on Monday 7th June, and Birmingham's LG Arena on Wednesday 9th June and has also announced a headline performance at Wireless 2010 in London's Hyde Park on Sunday 4th July.

In the US, the superstar rapper's latest album 'The Blueprint 3' has sold over 475,000 copies in the first week. His 11th chart-topper means that Jay-Z has now surpassed Elvis Presley as the solo act with the most Number One albums in the history of the Billboard charts.

His announced tour dates are as follows:
Mon 07 June MEN Arena, Manchester
Wed 09 June LG Arena, Birmingham

Tickets are on sale at 9qam this Friday, 19th February, and eGigs will have links to buy them then.

article by: Scott Williams

published: 15/02/2010 10:36


sorry, we currently have no gigs listed for this act.