Nelly announces UK tour with Manchester show


US rapper Nelly will be performing in Manchester on November 27th as part of a 15 date UK tour.

Tickets are now available on the TicketMaster website for the Manchester Academy show.

The rap superstar will be performing songs from his latest album M.O in addition to his best-known hits which includes his 2000 debut and his collaborations with Justi Timberlake, Kelly Rowland and others.


The rapper supports Make a Wish Foundation and has his own university, providing scholarships to young individuals and has sent two children to college every year for the last 10 years. Nelly is also a commentator for Fox Sports.

He has had four U.K. number one hits, 13 UK top 10 singles, 2 UK top 10 albums and 23 UK top 40s, spending over 175 weeks in the top 40 overall.

The full dates are:


Nov 13 Southampton, UK O2 Guildhall

Nov 14 Oxford, UK O2 Academy

Nov 15 Birmingham, UK O2 Academy

Nov 17 Bristol, UK O2 Academy

Nov 18 Cardiff, UK Great Hall

Nov 24 Liverpool, UK O2 Academy

Nov 25 London, UK IndigO2

Nov 27 Manchester, UK Academy

Nov 28 Leeds, UK O2 Academy

Nov 29 Newcastle, UK O2 Academy

Dec 1 Norwich, UK UEA

Dec 2 Bexhill, UK De La Warr Pavilion

Dec 3 Nottingham, UK Rock City