said"We've had an outstanding couple of years on this world tour "What a way to finish it with an arena tour in the good old UK.
left the original UB40 in 2008 followed later by Astro and Mickey.
We can't wait to be in the audience when Ali Campbell
, Astro and Mickey bring the curtain down on this year's.
said, "It's been an exhilarating experience performing in Dubai, a city that has not only played host to some of the biggest and most talented music artists in the world but is home to an eclectic mix of people from different cultures.
The concert with Ali Campbell
, the legendary voice of UB40, with Astro and Mickey, is going to be an absolutely fantastic night and I'm sure the pavilion will be bouncing," said the Eisteddfod's musical director Eilir Owen Griffiths.
Astro, left, has rejoined original UB40 members Mickey Virtue and Ali Campbell
group six | Ali Campbell
group six He said they fell foul of the pitfalls of He said they fell foul of the pitfalls of many young bands and signed papers and deals they should have avoided.
BIRTHDAYS: Gerald Harper, actor, 85; Glyn Johns, music producer, 72; Clare Short, Labour politician, 68; Jane Seymour (pictured), actress, 63; Matt Groening, The Simpsons creator, 60; Ali Campbell
, singer (UB40), 55; Alexander Wurz, racing driver, 40; Ronnie Vannucci Jr, drummer (The Killers), 38.
Ex-singer Ali Campbell
has teamed up with past founders of the once chart-topping group Astro and Mickey Virtue to form another band and have now announced they too will be called UB40.
A crew of more than 60 Dubai technical wizards are joining forces to guarantee UB40's Ali Campbell
has a stage fit for a king while raising money for charity.
U40's Ali Campbell
, with Sly Dunbar and Robbie Shakespeare, teamupwith Beverly Knight for this slice of pure pleasure from the masters of British reggae/soul/pop.
, UB40's laid back frontman, should be effortlessly cruising towards two big milestones at the moment.