Katy B is certainly one to watch, Destined for great things in 2011, the talented teen has already galvanised massive underground success with her Funky tracks Tell Me’ and As I’, both gained widespread radio support and the former went on to be signed to Ministry of Sound.
Katy’s songs demonstrate her old soul; mature, insightful lyrics wrapped in the richly soulful texture of her voice. The singer song-writer and Brit School graduate wowed a sold-out crowd at Somerset Housein the summer and is currently working on her debut album which includes productions from Zinc ‘138 Trek’, Geeneus ‘Get Low’ and Benny Ill Horsepower, as well as a collaboration with Mercury Music Prize winner Ms Dynamite.
Katy B will be setting out on her second solo UK Tour — the ‘On A Mission’ Tour — in October and November.
Katy, who released ‘On A Mission’ last week stormed straight into the UK album charts at number 2 with her critically acclaimed debut.
Currently gearing up for her debut tour of the UK which starts later this month and is completely sold out, the Autumn tour kicks off in Ipswich on October 8th and will run across 16 dates including a Sheperds Bush Empire show on October 24th.
Full dates below;
Ipswich Regent (October 8)
Leeds O2 Academy (October 11)
Manchester O2 Apollo (October 12)
Newcastle O2Academy (October 13)
Glasgow O2 Academy (October 14)
Liverpool O2Academy (October 16)
Sheffield O2 Academy (October 17)
Nottingham Rock City (October 18)
Birmingham O2 Academy (October 20)
Cardiff Great Hall (October 21)
Bristol O2 Academy (October 22)
London O2 Shepherds Bush Empire (October 24)
Cambridge Corn Exchange (October 29)
Bournemouth BIC Solent Hall (October 30)
Brighton Dome (October 31)
Plymouth Pavilions (November 2)