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Line-up for Leeds MOBO Awards revealed

New York rapper Cardi B and Krept & Konan have been confirmed Credit: PA

The line-up for this year's MOBO Awards in Leeds has been announced.

New York rapper Cardi B – the first female rapper in 19 years to top the US Billboard Hot 100 chart with a solo hit – will play her first ever UK awards show.

She is nominated for Best International Act alongside DJ Khaled, Drake, KendrickLamar, Solange and Sza.

Krept & Konan, who took home Best Newcomer at the 2013 MOBO Awards, will be back at the First Direct Arena.

They will be joined by Stefflon Don, who is nominated in the Best Female, Best Hip Hop and Best Newcomer categories and South London rap and R&B star Yungen.

Stormzy leads the 2017 MOBO Awards nominations with five nominations for Best Male, Best Grime Act, Best Album, Best Song and Best Video.

East London rapper J Hus is nominated in four categories.

Tickets for are on sale now.