Singer to head to the UK for gigs in May

Rihanna has announced details of a UK arena tour for May next year.

The singer will play eight gigs on the tour, which kicks off in Birmingham on May 7 and includes a show at the London O2 Arena on May 10.

Rihanna will play:

Birmingham LG Arena (May 7)
Liverpool Echo Arena (8)
London O2 Arena (10)
Sheffield Arena (13)
Nottingham Trent FM Arena (14)
Manchester MEN (16)
Newcastle Metro Arena (17)
Glasgow SECC (19)

Tickets go on sale tomorrow (December 11) at 9am (GMT). To check the availability of Rihanna tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.