Coldplay will play three enormous gigs next year with very special support from greatest rapper alive Jay Z.
The band have announced stadium dates for September 2009 in Glasgow, Manchester and at Londons Wembley Stadium.
AND as support acts go they dont come much better than Jay-Z who this summer headlined Glastonbury Festival and the O2 Wireless event.
Jigga is a close friend of Chris Martin and his wife Gwyneth Paltrow and has collaborated with Coldplay on two tracks- including a recent remix of Lost.
Tickets for the shows go on sale this Friday November 28 at 9.30am.
Saturday 12th September - Manchester LCCC
Wednesday 16th September - Glasgow Hampden Park
Saturday 19th September - London Wembley Stadium