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Dubbed as Dr Dre’s next protégée, Anderson .Paak will be playing thre UK shows in March 2019. .Paak will appear at London’s Alexandra Palace on Friday 15 March 2019, Manchester’s O2 Victoria Warehouse on Saturday 16 March 2019 and Glasgow’s O2 Academy Glasgow on Monday 18 March 2019,
After breaking through on Dre’s 2015 album Compton, Paak swiftly released his critically acclaimed sophomore full-length Malibu in 2016, featuring the likes of BJ The Chicago Kid, ScHoolboy Q, Talib Kweli and more. Malibu saw Paak reach No.9 on the US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Album Charts.
.Paak is renowned for the energy his brings to his live shows, as well as his vocal, percussion and piano talent. On his last trip to the UK, .Paak welcomed mentor Dr Dre to the stage at London’s O2 Academy Brixton. His previous arena shows in 2017 even saw him perform in excess of two hours on some dates.
He released his fourth album Oxnard on 16 November 2018, working alongside Kendrick Lamar, Dr Dre, Snoop Dogg, Pusha T, Q-Tip, J Cole and more.
Reaching No.11 in the Billboard chart and No.6 in the US Hip-Hop and R&B rundown, it is Paak’s most accomplished work to date. Fans can expect to hear tracks live when he comes to UK next March.
Here are those dates:
15 March 2019 – Alexandra Palace, London
16 March 2019 – O2 Victoria Warehouse, Manchester
18 March 2019 – O2 Academy Glasgow
Tickets for Anderson .Paak in London and Manchester will be available from 9:00 on Friday 7 December 2018 through Ticketmaster.co.uk.