Tinie Tempah wil headline the first night of the Leicester Music Festival


Leicester Music Festival (LMF) is the first-of-its-kind event for the city of Leicester; a two day festival concert bringing together international music acts from pop, urban, reggae, RnB and soul.

Being held at the Welford Road Stadium, home of the Leicester Tigers on Friday 25 and Saturday 26 July, over 44,000 people are expected to attend the family-focused festival.

‘Frisky’ MOBO award-winning rapper Tinie Tempah has today been announced as Friday’s headline act while Saturday’s show is headlined by ‘Earthquake’ star Labrinth.

Joining Tinie on Friday’s line-up is ‘Just be good to green’ rapper Professor Green, ‘Little Red’ Katy B, singer-songwriter Billy Ocean, reggae group Aswad and double-Grammy award-winners Soul II Soul featuring Jazzie B OBE.

Joining Labrinth on the Saturday will be boy band Union J, pop favourites The Saturdays, X Factor winner Sam Bailey, chart toppers The Real Thing, Asian pop band Stereo Nation, with Kool and the Gang completing Saturday’s line-up.

Dance collective Diversity will also be performing on both days of the festival

Leicester Music festival tickets are available now from eventim.co.uk

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