The massive-selling rapper plays a string of dates...

NELLY has announced details of a UK tour, which will hit the country on November 7 at the MANCHESTER MEN ARENA.

The rapper, whose first two albums ‘Country Grammar’ and ‘Nellyville’ have sold a combined total of 19 million copies worldwide, will play six dates across the country.

As previously reported on NME.COM, Nelly has launched a bone marrow donation, awareness and recruitment campaign to help his sister – a leukaemia sufferer – find a donor. The ‘Hot In Herre’ rapper also recently starred in the film ‘Snipes’ and rumours are circulating around the possibility of a starring role in a US sitcom.

The tour will call at:

Manchester MEN Arena (November 7)

Wembley Arena (8-9)

Cardiff CIA (14)

Sheffield Arena (17)

Birmingham NEC (18)

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