Yasmin & MistaJam announced as support for Snoop Dogg on UK arena tour
It was announced today that British DJ & recording artist Yasmin and Radio 1 & 1Xtra DJ MistaJam will be joining hip hop superstar Snoop Dogg on his UK Arena tour, which includes a gig at The O2, the world's most successful music and entertainment venue.
21 year old Yasmin Shahmir has already made a huge underground name for herself as one of the UK's foremost DJ's. Beginning her music career as a DJ in London just two years ago, Yasmin has already founded her own successful club night, spun around the world for N.E.R.D., Taio Cruz and Eve, hosted her own stage at Wireless and played storming sets at Glastonbury and Ibiza Rocks. Fully established as a world-class spinner, Yasmin is now making her mark as a fully-fledged artist, singer and songwriter in her own right.
Tour DJ will be 27 Year old Nottingham boy, Pete Dalton, aka MistaJam. Regularly causing people to get bunions at some of the finest clubs around the world, MistaJam's fearless approach to delivering the ultimate blend has seen his army of supporters dramatically grow. He's risen through the ranks of BBC 1Xtra and Radio 1, where he has been a popular and consistent fixture since 2005. His BBC 1Xtra show is now the most listened to on the network.
MistaJam and Yasmin join Canadian Hip Hop duo, The Airplane Boys, very special guest Chipmunk and headlining act Snoop Dogg at The O2 on Friday 7th October.
The Doggfather's Arena dates follow his triumphant sold out UK festival appearances and promise fans the ultimate Snoop Dogg show featuring special guests and all the hits spanning Snoop's 19 year long career.
Snoop Dogg has remained a constant force in music since bursting in to our collective consciousness alongside famed producer Dr Dre on the 1992 classic, “The Chronic”. His debut album, “Doggystyle” was the first debut album ever to enter the American charts at Number 1. Over a career spanning nearly two decades Snoop has sold over 40 million albums worldwide, each of his eleven studio albums garnering a new generation of fans. Hugely revered by artists across the globe, he has collaborated with some of the biggest names in pop, most recently Katy Perry, Damon Albarn, Gorillaz, Kanye West and David Guetta making him a pop culture phenomenon.
Snoop's critically acclaimed 11th studio album, “Doggumentary” has spawned his biggest UK single to date, the intoxicating track, “Sweat” which is certified Gold and has sold nearly 500,000 copies in the UK alone. The single has also received the NMC Airplay Award for over 10,000 plays on UK radio.