Hip-hop superstar Pharrell Williams has been unveiled as the host of this year's (04) MUSIC OF BLACK ORIGIN (MOBO) AWARDS.

The N*E*R*D star will fly into London to host the annual award show at the city's Royal Albert Hall on 30 September - becoming the second ever foreigner presenter of the British show after LL Cool J.

Nominees will be announced at a press conference next week (24AUG04) and the ceremony will be broadcast on 4 October (04) on the BBC.

17/08/2004 16:59