Festival lines up a leading hip hop artist

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Another act has been added to the line-up at this year’s Mouth of the Tyne Festival.

British hip hop artist Roots Manuva has been announced as the special guest of The Specials for their performance at the festival on Saturday, July 11.

The addition of Roots Manuva to the show in the stunning setting of Tynemouth Priory and Castle adds another dimension to what was already going to be an amazing night.

Steve Bishop, festival director

The South London rapper is a MOBO award-winner and Mercury Music Prize nominee, and is considered one of the most exciting, multi-faceted lyricists and musicians working in the UK today.

Steve Bishop, festival director, said, “The addition of Roots Manuva to the show in the stunning setting of Tynemouth Priory and Castle adds another dimension to what was already going to be an amazing night.”

Tickets priced at £40 each are available now from www.ticketmaster.co.uk – booking fees apply.

The Mouth of the Tyne Festival will also see shows from former Beautiful South singers Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott, Motown legends Martha Reeves and the Vandellas and singer songwriter Jack Savoretti.

The festival is organised by North Tyneside Council and supported by Port of Tyne, Kier and Tyne Met College.

For more visit www.mouthofthetynefestival.com