John Newman extends October tour
Updated: 3 March 2014
John Newman has extended his UK tour with three additional dates in Manchester, Bridlington and London. The Love Me Again singer will perform at the Manchester Apollo on 21 October, Bridlington Spa Centre on 22 October and O2 Academy Brixton on 25 October.
The John Newman tour will also feature performances in Edinburgh, Plymouth and Wolverhampton. Ahead of the October tour, John Newman will play Wireless festival and T in the Park over the summer.
John Newman tour dates
Corn Exchange Edinburgh (18)
Manchester Apollo (20, 21)
Bridlington Spa Centre (22)
O2 Academy Brixton, London (24, 25)
Plymouth Pavilions (27)
Wolverhampton Civic Hall (29)
John Newman announces October tour
Updated: 17 February 2014
John Newman has announced his third UK tour, which will take place in October. The tour will kick off in Edinburgh on 18 October. John Newman will then head to Manchester, London, Plymouth and Wolverhampton.
John Newman is one of the biggest rising stars in the UK. He landed a UK No.1 in 2013 for his track Love Me Again and received three BRIT Award nominations at the 2014 BRIT Awards.
About John Newman
Although he’s only 23 John Newman has already bagged a UK No.1, landed himself three Brit Award nominations and was one of the most talked about new artists of 2013.
The singer-songwriter, born in Settle, North Yorkshire, started making music in his small town before moving to Leeds where he studied at the College of Music. Finishing his three years in Leeds, John Newman moved to London where he formed his first band with Piers Agget. The latter would later go on to form Rudimental.
Before releasing his own solo material, John Newman appeared as the featured artist on Rudimental’s 2012 hit Feel The Love and Not Giving In. Feel The Love went to No.1 and gave John Newman his first No.1 single.
Success followed in 2013 when John Newman released the single Love Me Again, taken from him debut album Tribute that was released in October. The single peaked at No.1 and Tribute entered the UK Albums Chart at No.1.
His successful year continued into 2014 when he became a BRIT Awards nominee. John Newman has been nominated for best British Solo Artist and British Video while Love Me Again has been nominated for best British Single.