South London Collective returns to London's O2 Arena in November 'Man In The Mirror' Out Now
Following their captivating mainstage performance at Reading & Leeds last weekend, platinum-sellingSouth London collective D-Block Europe announce their world headline tour dates. Additionally, Young Adz’s releases solo serving, ‘Man In The Mirror’ from the forthcoming album, Lap 5.
The 15-date headline tour spans North America and includes their debut US festival appearance at Rolling Loud New York on 23rd September. They will return to the UK for a hotly-anticipated headline show at The O2 Arena London on 10th November. Additionally, the collective will be touring across Europe in February 2023.
Built around soft piano melodies, new track ‘Man In The Mirror’ brings Young Adz’s reflective bars and artistry to the forefront with this solo release. The song follows the group’s recent single, ‘Fantasy’, which has gained strong A-list radio support across BBC Radio 1Xtra, Capital Xtra, KISS FM and more.
Arriving on 16th September, Lap 5 magnifies the collective’s meteoric rise as they set their sights on global domination. Consistent in carving their own lane, the forthcoming record celebrates the last five summers. It’s the pinnacle of Young Adz and Dirtbike LB’s distinctive artistry and compelling penmanship. The album will include previous releases ‘Black Beatles’ and ‘Elegant & Gang’, both permanent fixtures in the Official Singles Chart, alongside a wealth of brand new material.
In addition to five consecutive UK Top 10 albums, D-Block Europe have racked up three billion streams, three platinum-selling singles, 4 Gold Albums, a MOBO Award and two BRIT nominations to go alongside last year’s sold-out show at The O2. D-Block Europe comprises various artists, Young Adz and Dirtbike LB at the forefront of the collective, pioneering their individual sounds globally.
2021 saw the arrival of D-Block Europe’s acclaimed gold-certified mixtape Home Alone 2 and the subsequent sold-out UK headline tour, which boasts a sell-out O2 Arena show. Their fourth gold-sellingmixtape, Home Alone 2 has surpassed 550 million streams to date and peaked in the Top 10 of the Albums Chart on release, remaining in the charts this year to become the 2nd biggest UK rap album of the year. Their previous single ‘Overseas’ feat. Central Cee is now certified platinum.
Showcasing a more dynamic side to his character, Young Adz’s ‘Man In The Mirror’ gives listeners and fans a taste of what’s to come from the collective’s upcoming album, Lap 5.
D-Block Europe Upcoming Tour Dates 2022-23
Friday 23rd September - Rolling Loud New York - New York, NY
Sunday 25th September - Aisle 5 - Atlanta, GA
Monday 26th September - Reggies - Chicago, IL
Wednesday 28th September - Moroccan Lounge - Los Angeles, CA
Friday 30th September - Fortune - Vancouver, BC
Sunday 2nd October - Newspeak - Montreal, QC
Tuesday 4th October - Toybox - Toronto, ON
Thursday 10th November - The O2 - London, UK
Wednesday 22nd February - Le Trabendo - Paris, France
Thursday 23rd February - Paradiso - Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Friday 24th February - Pumpehuset - Copenhagen, Denmark
Saturday 25th February - Pustervik - Gothenberg, Sweden
Sunday 26th February - Fryshuset - Stockholm, Sweden
Tuesday 28th February - Vulcan Arena - Oslo, Norway