Tinie Tempah pulls out of Mobo Awards because of 'music industry politics'

Tinie Tempah has pulled out of his performance at the Mobo Awards because of “music industry politics”.

The British rapper posted a handwritten note on Instagram to say his withdrawal from the show was beyond his control.

The awards ceremony Twitter account shared the post:

Earlier Professor Green was announced as a late addition to the line-up.

Beyonce, Drake and Justin Bieber are all in the running to win at the 21st anniversary edition of the awards.

:: The ceremony will be broadcast live on ITV2.

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