City Buzz: Top 3 events in Leeds this week

Nicki Minaj. Pic: PA.
Nicki Minaj. Pic: PA.
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Are you feeling a bit glum now the Easter weekend is out of the way?

Well cheer up, because there are loads of exciting things happening in Leeds this week. Here are our top three events to get involved with.

Bar Soba.

Bar Soba.

Nicki Minaj at Leeds Arena

Pint-sized pop star Nicki Minaj will be bringing her famous derriere to Leeds Arena next week.

The ‘Starships’ hitmaker will perform her Pink Print tour on Thursday, April 9.

She’s already hit the headlines for her daring stage outfits and will be bringing Grammy Award-nominated R&B star Trey Songz along for the show.

Trinity Kitchen, Leeds.

Trinity Kitchen, Leeds.

Bar Soba, Merrion Street

We’ve been eagerly waiting for this new £1million venue on Merrion Street to open its doors.

Bar Soba takes over the former Pleasure Rooms site and serves Pan-Asian street food and cocktails.

There’s a VIP launch next week and we’ll be there to give you all the gossip.

But if you fancy giving it a try beforehand, it’s already open so pop down now.

Trinity Sessions, Trinity Kitchen

The best Leeds bands will perform a free gig at Trinity Leeds.

The Trinity Sessions competition aims to find the city’s top musical talent and offers the winner the chance to record their own album.

Grab some street food and watch the hopefuls battle it out at a gig at Trinity Kitchen from 6pm on Thursday, April 9.