Mark Ronson to play Newmarket Nights

Mark Ronson to play Newmarket Nights

DJ and producer joins the lineup of acts appearing at Newmarket Racecourse

Mark Ronson, DJ, producer and singer-songwriter, is the last act confirmed to play Newmarket Racecourse on Fri 5 Aug. The announcement completes the 2016 Newmarket Nights lineup, which also features Kaiser Chiefs, Little Mix, Jess Glynne and Tears for Fears throughout the summer.

The series of outdoors concerts – taking place on the Adnams July Course – is part of the celebration surrounding 350 years of Newmarket, which are taking place throughout the year.

Ronson is best known for smash hit ‘Uptown Funk’ with Bruno Mars in 2014, which won a Brit Award for Single of the Year. Previously, he has worked with Amy Winehouse, winning two Grammys for his production work on her 2006 album Back to Black. His most recent LP, Uptown Special, was released in January 2015 and became his first UK number one album.

Full Newmark Nights lineup:
The Corrs – Fri 17 Jun
Will Young – Fri 24 Jun
Kaiser Chiefs – Fri 15 Jul
Busted – Fri 22 Jul
Tears for Fears – Fri 29 Jul
Mark Ronson – Fri 5 Aug
Jess Glynne – Fri 12 Aug
Little Mix – Sat 27 Aug

Mark Ronson tickets on sale Thu 19 May at 8am.

Mark Ronson

DJ and producer du jour, who souped up Amy Winehouse and Lily Allen, performs his own solo show, now going in a more funky electro direction on latest album Uptown Special.