The rap sensation brings his ‘Chicken’n’Beer’ show to the party...

Ludacris is the latest surprise addition to the swelling line-up of NME AWARDS SHOWS.

Joining a fortnight of live action that already boasts names like White Stripes, Ryan Adams and Hundred Reasons, the Southern rapper is bringing his lip-smacking ‘Chicken’n’Beer’ tour to London to join the NME party!

The rarer-than-rare UK date takes place at Brixton Academy on Sunday 8 February. DJ support comes from DJ 279 and Da Firin’ Squad. Tickets cost £22.50, and are available from the following ticketlines: Ticketweb (0870 771 2000); Ticketmaster (0870 534 4444) or Ticketmania (0208 555 0044). Alternatively, book online through [url=]