MOBO awards to return to Liverpool’s ECHO Arena later this year (VIDEO/GALLERY)
VIDEO: MOBO awards set to return to Liverpool – John Sutton reports
THE MOBO awards are returning to Liverpool this year.
The internationally-renowned music event will be staged at the ECHO arena for a second time.
Today Chart topping UK act and triple-MOBO nominees Rizzle Kicks were in Liverpool to announce in its 17th year the MOBO – Music of Black Origin – is coming back to the city following a successful 2010 show.
MOBO Awards founder Kanya King MBE said: “we had a fantastic show in Liverpool two years ago and worked very well with the city and ECHO arena Liverpool which makes it a real joy to come back and have an even bigger celebration of the best talent around this year.
“we are currently finalising the line-up for the show which will see some great surprises on the night.
“The nominations for the various categories will be announced early next month.
“both Liverpool and MOBO are getting ready for another historic event in this Olympic year.”
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