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Having released her latest track Let Me Down with grime superstar Stormzy, and featuring on Kendrick Lamar’s lauded Black Panther album, Jorja Smith has now announced a series of UK headline dates for October 2018.
The tour will kick off in Norwich on the 4 October 2018, running through to a headline show at London’s O2 Academy Brixton on the 17 October.
Her biggest tour to date follows her selection as the 2018 BRITS Critics Choice award winner, and sold out UK shows this month. Her current tour sees Smith headline two shows at London’s O2 Shepherds Bush Empire.
With her modern soulful sound, Jorja Smith has previously been heralded by the likes of the BBC, featuring in the BBC Sound of 2017 poll, as well as major international publications, newspapers and blogs.
She recently toured the US in support of Bruno Mars, having collaborated with the likes of Drake and Kali Ushis on her music.
Here are those live UK dates:
4 October 2018 – UEA, Norwich
5 October 2018 – O2 Academy, Bristol
7 October 2018 – O2 Academy, Newcastle
8 October 2018 – O2 Academy, Glasgow
10 October 2018 – Albert Hall, Manchester
13 October 2018 – O2 Academy, Birmingham
14 October 2018 – Rock City, Nottingham
17 October 2018 – O2 Academy Brixton, London
Tickets for Jorja Smith’s UK shows will be available from 10:00 on Friday 16 February 2018. Go and grab them through Ticketmaster.co.uk.