X FACTOR winner Alexandra Burke, pictured, has been added to this year’s Mouth of the Tyne Festival.
The 2008 champ will appear alongside British soul star Beverley Knight at the festival, which takes place in both South and North Shields.
The pair will headline the festival’s outdoor evening concert at Tynemouth Priory and Castle on Friday, July 8.
Tickets will go on sale tomorrow at 9am and will cost £25 each, plus a booking fee.
They can be booked by calling the direct booking line, on 0844 847 2335 or visiting www.ticketmaster.co.uk.
The Mouth of the Tyne Festival is a four-day celebration of free world-class street theatre and pageant, live music and special one-off performances on both sides of the river.
Further details of the weekend’s free programme of acts will be announced soon.
These two performances add to last week’s announcement that Scouting for Girls will perform at the Priory on Saturday July, 9