Star Nelly is set to turn up the heat in Leeds

It's getting hot in Leeds as rap star Nelly looks set to raise temperatures.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 21st January 2016, 1:54 pm
Updated Thursday, 21st January 2016, 1:59 pm

The Grammy-award winning American singer is heading to the UK as part of his latest tour.

The Country Grammar and Hot In Herre star will perform at the O2 Academy in Leeds on Sunday, June 5.

Nelly soared to the top of the charts with his duet, Dilemma, with Destiny’s Child star Kelly Rowland.

The smash hit song scooped the number one spot in ten countries, including the UK, the US and Australia,

Nelly has also celebrated the release of his most recent chart topper The Fix featuring Jeremih.

Tickets for the Leeds date are priced from £28.

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Under 14s must be accompanied by an adult to the gig.