Tinchy Stryder to close 2010 MOBO Awards

Amanda Briggs | Monday, 18 October 2010

Tinchy Stryder to close 2010 MOBO Awards

The 2010 Mobo Awards is set to be the most exciting year yet with Tinchy Stryder today announcing his will exclusively close this year's show with the help of 2010's leading MOBO nominee Tinie Tempah, and fellow cream of the UK hip hop/grime scene, Professor Green, Devlin and Giggs. The UK's finest will take to the stage to perform Tinchy's track, 'Game Over'.

Not to be outdone by the grime boys, JLS also have a world exclusive collaboration up their sleeves with a surprise US star. And hot producer Mark Ronson shall also be bringing along a surprise guest for his performance at the 2010 Mobo Awards in association with Lebara Mobile held at Liverpool's Echo Arena on Wednesday October 20th.

With Tinie Tempah, N Dubz, JLS, Professor Green, Jay Sean, Mark Ronson & The Business INTL, Roll Deep, and Nelly already confirmed to perform live, this year's awards will be co-hosted by none other than Alesha Dixon who will also be performing, and BBC Radio 1's Reggie Yates.

Guest presenters on the night will include last year's backstage host, Peter Andre, The Saturdays' Rochelle Wiseman, JLS, Destiny's Child superstar Michelle Williams. Following the success of N Dubz's C4 show 'Being N-Dubz', the Camden trio have now been snapped up as backstage hosts of this year's show.

Due to phenomenal demand, MOBO have just released an exclusive 100 Golden Circle tickets located next to the MOBO stage which will allow fans the chance to see their musical heroes up close and personal. Tickets can be purchased from the MOBO website.

Now celebrating its 15th year, the MOBO Awards has helped champion the extraordinary rise of urban music over the past two decades from niche to now leading the UK charts and will celebrate the cream of British artists from the past year at its star-studded televised ceremony at Liverpool's Echo Arena, on 20th October.