Natalie La Rose joins BBC Radio 1Xtra Live line-up at First Direct Arena, Leeds

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R&B singer Natalie La Rose has joined the line-up for BBC Radio 1Xtra Live at the First Direct Arena in Leeds.

The 24-year-old Dutch vocalist, who scored a major UK hit this year with her song Somebody, featuring Jeremih, will rub shoulders with the likes of Flo Rida, Tinie Tempah, Lethal Bizzle and Miguel at the event.

La Rose came to prominence as a singer and dancer with US hip-hop star Flo Rida, with whom she toured for two years. Her single Somebody has had more than 85 million streams on Spotify and 70 million views on YouTube and VEVO.

She has recently been touring the States supporting pop powerhouse Fifth Harmony.

Her new song, Around The World, has been described as a “club anthem”.

BBC Radio 1Xtra Live takes place at Leeds Arena on Saturday October 17. For details visit