Lil Wayne announces first live UK show in 14 years
Lil Wayne has shared details of his first UK live performance in 14 years.
The rapper is set to return this summer for an exclusive slot at the Strawberries & Creem Festival, which takes place at Childerley Orchard in Cambridge from June 17-19.
Strawberries & Creem also confirmed today (February 17) that Ella Mai, Mabel and Tems will all headline the main stage for the three-day festival.
Tion Wayne, Ghetts, Rema, Mrs. Banks, David Rodigan, Enny, Sub Focus, High Contrast, Katy B, Wilkinson and Lisa Maffia are also on the programme.
“This year, as we expand to three full days, we wanted to ensure that our musical offering matched that level of ambition – while reflecting our incredibly diverse audience,” said Strawberries & Creem co-founder Preye. Crooks, in a statement. this year’s festival, the line-up poster you can see below.
“We have gone further than ever to bring together exceptional artists, showing that Strawberries & Creem is a major player in the weekend festival scene. As a team, we also wanted to shine a light on some incredible genres and artists that aren’t always fully celebrated at other festivals.
“We hope to have curated a truly representative and exciting line-up, which provides an unrivaled experience for our festival-goers – covering everything from D&B and dance music to reggae and R&B.”
Tickets for Strawberries & Creem 2022 will initially be available for presale from 10 a.m. on Monday, February 21, which requires registration on the festival website. The general sale will then begin at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, February 22.
Last month, Lil Wayne released his 2011 mixtape “Sorry 4 The Wait” on streaming services for the first time.