Tito Jackson to support Gladys Knight in wake of sibling's death

Tito Jackson has announce he will stage a live “tribute” to his late brother Michael on tour later this year.

The singer will support Gladys Knight on her forthcoming UK arena dates, and will play songs by The Jackson 5 on his support slots.

According to a statement he will be joined by other members of the Jackson family.

Knight‘s gig run kicks off at the Manchester MEN Arena on October 6, and wraps up at the Aberdeen AECC Arena on October 20.

Details of what Tito‘s “tribute” will entail are yet to be revealed.

Gladys Knight, supported by Tito Jackson, will play:

Manchester MEN Arena (October 6)
London Wembley Arena (8, 9)
Nottingham Trent FM Arena (11)
Sheffield Sheffield Arena (13)
Liverpool Echo Arena (15)
Cardiff International Arena (17)
Aberdeen AECC Arena (20)

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