Drake announces 2014 UK tour with The Weeknd

Drake has announced an eight-date UK tour for March 2014, with fellow R&B giant The Weeknd supporting.

It's a veritable dream of a line-up for fans of sad bedroom R&B, and it's looking like being the most sought after tour of 2014 so far.

Drake released his Nothing Was The Same album earlier this year, with The Weeknd coming out with Kiss Land.

Dates - tickets go on sale 1st November at 9am:

11 Manchester, Phones 4u Arena
14 Sheffield, Motorpoint Arena
15 Glasgow, The Hydro
16 Nottingham, Capital FM Arena
20 Birningham, NIA
22 Liverpool, Echo Arena
24 London, O2 Arena
25 London, O2 Arena