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Bloc Party and Craig David to headline MTV Brand New 2016 showcase

17 December 2015, 10:36 | Written by Laurence Day

Bloc Party and Craig David presents TS5 have been confirmed as the headliners for MTV's Brand New 2016 showcase.

Anne-Marie, WSTRN, Rat Boy, and Nimmo, all on the Brand New 2016 shortlist, are set to perform at the concert as well.

Speaking about the shows, Craig David says: "MTV has always been about showcasing new talent, so to come and headline their Brand New for 2016 gig is wicked. I've been in the studio with WSTRN and they are amazing with a big future ahead of them, and Anne-Marie's voice is so sick. I'm looking forward to sharing the stage with them!”

The MTV Brand New 2016 showcase takes place at London's Electric Ballroom on 26 and 27 January. You can find the day splits below, and Bloc Party's latest single "The Good News" afterwards.

26 - Craig David presents TS5 headlines with Anne-Marie and WSTRN
27 - Bloc Party headlines with Rat Boy and Nimmo

MTV Brand New 2016 shortlist

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