Following months of speculation, Yas Marina Circuit and FLASH Entertainment today jointly revealed that global music icon LIONEL RICHIE is to headline the after-race concert on Saturday, November 26!
In case you (somehow!) missed the news, Friday November 25 will see the legendary duo THE CHEMICAL BROTHERS. And wrapping up the weekend on Sunday 27 is one of the best-selling artists of all time, RIHANNA.
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THE CHEMICAL BROTHERS - FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 25
Kicking off the weekend in top electric style is legendary duo The Chemical Brothers brought to you by du Live! on Friday, November 25th.
World-renowned legends of electronic music will take to the du Arena stage for fans to witness how they have redefined the idea of live electronic music over the past two decades. Composed of Tom Rowlands and Ed Simons, the duo's synergy has driven their musical ascent from dark, London nightclubs into one of the most in-demand festival headline sets in the world.
Four time Grammy award winners, their infectious anthems have also garnered a Brit Award and MTV Europe Music Award. Added to their accolades are six number one albums and 13 top 20 singles.
Known for producing an unmatched live experience, race ticket holders are sure to enjoy the weekend with a visually stunning, full live performance.
LIONEL RICHIE - SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 26
Global superstar Lionel Richie will take to the du Arena stage on Saturday 26 November as part of the Yasalam After-Race Concerts brought to you by du Live!
In an unprecedented career spanning almost 50 years that has seen 100 million albums sold worldwide, the Oscar-winning, five-time Grammy winner has also received the American Music Award 16 times as well as a Golden Globe. His timeless story from The Commodores to his ten-album solo catalogue is what attracts fans to see him perform. His live performances include 2013 - 2015 ALL THE HITS WORLD TOUR, All Night Long to festivals such as Bonnaroo, Life Is Beautiful and Glastonbury, which enjoyed its biggest crowd in history during his 2015 headline set.
RIHANNA - SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 27
This year brings a high octane musical experience sure to keep the du Arena crowds cheering with the baddest girl out of Barbados, Rihanna, brought to you by du Live! announced for Sunday, November 27th.
Performing in Abu Dhabi as the only Middle East date on her 40-show and multi-continent 'ANTI WORLD TOUR', the modern icon of music, fashion and entertainment, Rihanna, continues to break records and set trends with her musical style and intrinsic collaborative genius.
The top-selling digital artist of all time and with 54 million albums sold, the fan love is in no shortage and sure to follow the 8-time Grammy Award winning performer as she greets the Yasalam After-Race crowd in Abu Dhabi.