Pop star Will’s special guest for forest tour

Nerina Pallot, special guest on Will Young's tour
Nerina Pallot, special guest on Will Young's tour

Hit-making pop star Will Young has announced Nerina Pallot as special guest when he launches his summer tour in the East Midlands.

They will be performing at Sherwood Pines Forest, near Edwinstowe, Nottinghamshire on Friday, June 15.

The past decade has seen talented singer-songwriter Nerina Pallot release four albums, receive Brit and Ivor Novello Awards nominations and song-writing credits for artistes including Diana Vickers and Kylie Minogue. Last month saw the release of the single ‘All Bets Are Off’ from her acclaimed latest album ‘The Year Of The Wolf’.

In the ten years since winning Pop Idol, Will Young has sold over nine million records and crafted some of the deftest British music of his era. A succession of hits including ‘Jealousy’, ‘Leave Right Now’, ‘Don’t Let Me Down / You and I’, ‘Light My Fire’, ‘All Time Love’, ‘Who Am I’ and ‘Changes’ from multi-platinum albums like ‘From Now On’, ‘Friday’s Child’ and ‘Keep On’ has ensured a chart presence across the whole decade.

Last year the release of Will Young’s fifth studio album, ‘Echoes’ saw his musical career develop further. The album, produced by Richard X, entered the charts at No 1 and has sold over 300,000 copies in the UK so far.

Tickets for the Sherwood Forest concert costs £35 each (subject to booking fee) are available from the Forestry Commission box office tel 03000 680400 or buy online at www.forestry.gov.uk/music