Jay-Z announces UK tour

Glastonbury headliner set for arena shows in July

Jay-Z has announced details of a UK tour for July.

The hip-hop artist will play five dates as part of the tour, which begins on the Bournemouth International Centre on July 15.

Before playing the dates Jay-Z will headline the Glastonbury festival on June 28. He then plays Milton Keynes Bowl with Linkin Park on June 29 and the O2 Wireless Festival in London on July 3.

Jay-Z will play:

Bournemouth International Centre (July 15)

Cardiff International Arena (16)

Manchester Evening News Arena (19)

Glasgow SECC (20)

Aberdeen Exhibition Centre (21)

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