Billy Ocean announces Nottingham tour date

Billy Ocean is coming to Nottingham next year. Picture: Marc Gilgen
Billy Ocean is coming to Nottingham next year. Picture: Marc Gilgen

British soul icon Billy Ocean has added a Nottingham date to his headline UK tour next year.

The Here You Are: The Best of Billy Ocean tour will now come to the Royal Concert Hall on April 28.

Billy’s hits album, also called Here You Are: The Best of Billy Ocean has soared to number four in the UK charts, giving him his highest charting album since 1989.

The star is Britain’s biggest selling black artist of all time, with a string of huge hits, including Red Light Spells Danger, Caribbean Queen, When The Going Gets Tough, Get Outta My Dreams, Love Really Hurts Without You and Suddenly.

Billy will perform all of his greatest hits and favourite tracks live on the tour.

The album also includes interpretations of songs which helped the young Leslie Charles become the Billy Ocean we all know today.

Billy said: “I’m humbled by the success of this album and am grateful that people continue to find joy in my music.

“I have so many people to thank, but I owe this one to my fans.”

Tickets for his Nottingham show are available now on 0115 9895555 or www.trch.co.uk