Rihanna to Headline Sunday's Yasalam After-race Concerts at the 2016 Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

May 04, 2016, 10:14 ET from Yas Marina Circuit

ABU DHABI, UAE, May 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --

UK electronic duo The Chemical Brothers take the Friday night slot with more artists still to be announced

Yas Marina Circuit and FLASH Entertainment yesterday jointly revealed part of the international headline artists for this year's Yasalam After-Race Concerts, at the du Arena, Yas Island, at the 2016 Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix .

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Only those who have purchased an F1® ticket will be eligible to enjoy the Yasalam After-Race Concerts.

Performing in Abu Dhabi, on Sunday, November 27th, as the only Middle East date on her "Anti World Tour", the 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 59 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. 

Kicking off the weekend in top electric style is legendary duo The Chemical Brothers (#ChemBrosAtF1) 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. Known for producing an unmatched live experience, race ticket holders are sure to enjoy the weekend with a visually stunning, full live performance.

UAE residents and international travellers are being urged to buy their race tickets before the end of the 30% Early Bird discount period, which runs to Tuesday, May 31st, to take full advantage of the biggest discounts to the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix ever offered.

Further enhancing the value of this year's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix and with an aim to showcase the range of entertainment and attractions available across Yas Island, all ticket holders will have free access to Ferrari World Abu Dhabi and Yas Waterworld, Abu Dhabi.

Tickets for the 2016 Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix are available at http://www.yasmarinacircuit.com or by calling (800 927) or +971-(0)-2-659-9800.

SOURCE Yas Marina Circuit