Rita Ora recently announced a date for ‘ORA’, her debut album, which will be released on Roc Nation / Columbia Records on August 27th. To celebrate its release Rita will be playing two exclusive headline shows in the UK – Manchester Sound Control on 29th August and London’s Scala on 30th August, both of which sold out in less than 30 minutes.
Fans will be able to see exclusive performances of ‘R.I.P’, ‘Hot Right Now ’ and new single ‘How We Do (Party)’ as well as new tracks at the shows. Rita will also be making two very special appearances at London’s G-A-Y on 25thAugust and on her home ground at this year’s Notting Hill Carnival on August 27th.
It’s been an incredible year so far for Rita, with two UK No.1 singles under her belt – the gold selling DJ Fresh track ‘Hot Right Now’ and she featured on and her own debut single ‘R.I.P’. Live, Rita has supported US superstar Drake and UK rock giants Coldplay on tour as well as playing at every major UK festival and event this summer including Hackney Weekend, Wireless, Lovebox, T in the Park, Capital’s Summertime Ball and T4 On The Beach to name a few.
Rita now prepares to release ‘ORA’, a record that features a roll call of producers that includes Drake, Chase & Status, Switch, Stargate, Will-i-am, Fraser T Smith and The Dream. Rita said: “I can’t believe how lucky I’ve been to work with these amazing people, we have all clicked and had such a good time in making my album.”
Rita’s new single ‘How We Do (Party)’ is available for pre-order now and will be released on 12thAugust on Roc Nation / Columbia Records. Her album ‘ORA’ is available to pre-order now and will be released on 27thAugust. For more information check out: