Lianne La Havas confirmed for the BBC Sound of 2012 list
LIANNE LA HAVAS
Confirmed for the BBC Sound Of 2012 list
Announced as MTV Brand New for 2012 finalist + HMV Next Big Thing
To round off an exceptional 2011, Lianne La Havas has been confirmed as one of fifteen new artists for the BBC Sound Of 2012 list: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-16003723
Additionally, Lianne has been announced as one of MTV’s hot tips for 2012 as well as being added to the prestigious line up of HMV’s Next Big Thing Festival.
In the last 4 years MTV Brand New has identified international stars as well as the cream of UK talent. Each year it is then up to the public, to check out the list, vote for their favourite and crown one lucky act the MTV Brand New winner.
Full details on how to vote for LIANNE LA HAVAS to win MTV’s best Brand New Artist for 2012 here:
Lianne is also being tipped by HMV to do big things in 2012 after just being announced on their Next Big Thing festival line up in February, full details here: http://hmv.com/hmvweb/navigate.do?pPageID=4771
Lianne La Havas will perform at the acclaimed live music festival on the 8th February in London at The Borderline. The festival returns even bigger, following last year’s event which saw 140 breakthrough artists perform live, including the likes of Little Dragon, The Pierces and James Blake.
After selling out her one month residency at London’s The Social in less than four hours, Lianne La Havas has mirrored the feat by selling out her headline show at London’s The Scala over three months in advance.
Lianne has just announceed four new live shows in March – including a first Dublin gig – that will precede the Scala date.
MARCH TOUR DATES:
8th March – Brighton – Coalition - www.ticketweb.co.uk
13th March – The Scala – London **SOLD OUT**
Lianne’s recent beguiling performance on Later…with Jools Holland, not only won over those at home but also the other acts that performed, as Lianne has been confirmed for the coveted support slot on Bon Iver’s December US tour.
Lianne’s debut EP ‘Lost and Found’ is out now on Labour of Love Records.
DECEMBER BON IVER DATES
6th December - Massey Hall - Toronto
JANUARY / FEBRUARY 2012 RESIDENCY DATES
17th January- The Social- London **SOLD OUT**
Tickets for Lianne La Havas Sugar Club date are on sale now priced €13 including booking fee