Grime music enthusiasts in Australia, get ready as Skepta heads Down Under. Get the details of his 2016 Australian tour here.
The UK Grime master announced the details of his Australian tour in September, Music Feeds reported. Skepta will headline shows in several cities in Australia and New Zealand. Tickets will go on sale on May 26th at 10 a.m. local time, ABC revealed.
He intends to celebrate the release of his latest album, “Konnichiwa,” with Australians. “Konnichiwa” is the rapper’s biggest album to date. It features his mega-hit “Shutdown” and his latest single, “Man.” Notable guests on his fourth album include the likes of Pharrell Williams, Novelist, Wiley, and A$SAP Nast, the publication wrote.
The rapper revealed his delight about the rebirth of Grime music today. Skepta spoke with Veronica & Lewis after the last stop of his UK album tour, ABC revealed in an earlier post.
“I’m actually on the tour bus now, having my last party of my last tour date – right now. I’m finished but I’m very happy with what I’ve done over the last couple years,” Skepta said. The rapper also took the opportunity to tease about his return to Australia. He revealed Australia is next on his to-do list. “Yeah, I think I’m back in Australia soon,” Skepta teased.
BBE and triple j posted the locations for Skepta’s Australian Tour 2016 on Facebook. It also advised to get tickets early, as “these shows will sell FAST!”
- Wed 14 September – 170 Russell, Melbourne
- Fri 16 September – The Tivoli, Brisbane
- Sat 17 September – Metro City, Perth
- Wed 21 September – Town Hall, Dunedin
- Thurs 22 September – CPSA, Christchurch
- Fri 23 September – Powerstation, Auckland
- Sat 24 September – Enmore Theatre, Sydney
Skepta made the trip Down Under earlier this year for the Brisbane FOMO Festival. He also took part at Field Day and Origin NYE, Music Feed wrote. Prior to his Australian dates in September, Skepta will perform at Glastonbury 2016 in June.