Mobo Awards Go To Liverpool For 2012
The MOBO awards are fast approaching this year and it has now been revealed that the Music Of Black Origin Award ceremony will be taking place in Liverpool’s Echo Arena. The event will be taking place on November 3…
The MOBO’s have been running for a staggering 17 years and have seen the likes of Amy Winehouse, Jay-Z and Rihanna grace their stage. The event was held in Glasgow last year and will be taking place in Scotland in 2013, surprising Londoners.
As reported by the BBC, MOBO founder Kanya King said: "We had a fantastic show in Liverpool two years ago and worked very well with the City. Both Liverpool and Mobo are getting ready for another historic event in this Olympic year."
Last year’s top winner was Jessie J, however nominees for this year’s show have not yet been revealed. Those predicted to receive a nod are Ed Sheeran, Wretch 32, Emeli Sande and others. Tickets go on sale on August 15.
Words: Maz Khan (@MazHalima)