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When two pioneering forces come together, their collaboration spells magic. But keeping that magic alive across 16 years and 15 blockbuster sold-out concerts in the UAE is something extraordinary. This is the legendary combination of the iconic Sonu Nigam, and the prolific events house of the Emirates, Oberoi Middle East Events who have together brought some of the most memorable musical experiences to the Gulf. And on January 12th, 2018, they are looking to bring yet another musical spectacular to the city of Dubai.
OME-Oberoi (Middle East) Events, the Premiere Event Management firm in the UAE since 1988, has produced some of the most prestigious and memorable concert events in the region – and after successive sold out concerts Oberoi Middle East Events brings to Dubai once again the much awaited Grand Musical Concert featuring India’s No 1 Singing Icon, The Power house Singer and versatile Entertainer, SONU NIGAM, along with his 50-member entourage of Bollywood co-singers and musicians, in an unforgettable 4-hour non-stop Bollywood musical entertainment extravaganza titled, SHUKRAN DUBAI 2018 – A Musical Journey Of Immortal Melodies!, bringing together a complete experience of “The Musical Legacy beyond excellence”.
The musical heart-throb of millions all over the world, Sonu is one of the most reputed singers in South Asia, and one of the few to have reached the pinnacle of international musical stardom, with fans ranging in age from 6 to 60 across the globe. Today, Sonu Nigam is far beyond just a powerhouse singer. He is a global brand ambassador of South Asian entertainment taking his versatility and magical voice beyond boundaries. Each time he has performed in Dubai together with Oberoi (Middle East) Events, the event has captivated Dubai and cast an impactful spell.
“I love coming back to Dubai,” says the singer, “because the audience is so attentive and appreciative of even the most delicate of musical nuances. This is what fuels a singer to perform at his best, when he has a Brilliant audience that simply gets it. Sonu adds “Naresh Oberoi Ji and I have always believed in raising the bar of Live entertainment to the highest level and give the audience much more than they expect from us every time”
His widespread fan following extends far beyond South Asia, as Sonu has gone global through collaborations with international sensations including Britney Spears, Avicii, Kylie Minogue, etc. The internationalization of Sonu’s music has been headlined by his recent music soundtrack for the film “Jal”, in collaboration with acclaimed percussionist Bickram Ghosh was shortlisted for selection amongst the nominations for the 2014 Oscar Award for “Best Original Score”, alongside legendary musicians from across the globe – an outstanding achievement which truly hallmarks the fact that on the international music scene, Sonu is here to stay….
And now, together with his 50-member entourage of Bollywood Co-Singers, World-Class Bollywood Musicians and Artistes Sonu is poised to come back to Dubai with his latest magnum opus, SHUKRAN DUBAI 2018 – A Musical Journey Of Immortal Melodies! , a 4-hour non-stop Bollywood musical entertainment extravaganza, which is specially designed by Sonu himself. It is a production of unforgettable Bollywood melodies including the biggest hits of Sonu, bringing together a complete audio/visual experience for the audience, the concert poised to be once again the biggest Bollywood Musical Ever in the Middle East and a night to remember!
This grand concert marks Sonu Nigam’-OME Events’ 15th sold-out concert in Dubai in 16 successive years. This event also marks Sonu Nigam’ & OME Events’ 5th successive Bollywood Symphony concert in Dubai – Klose to My Heart (2013), Klose To My Soul (2014), The Epic Event (2015) & Immortal Melodies (2016) amongst the all sold out concerts, acclaimed as the biggest and the most entertaining Bollywood concerts in the region.
The Event produced and promoted by Oberoi Middle East Events with state-of-the-art production, will be staged at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Stadium on Friday, January 12th, 2017.
Gates open: 7 pm and the Concert starts: 9 pm sharp. Tickets ranging from AED 125 to AED 2000 will be available from Platinum List and Choithram and at the Venue Box Office (On the event day).
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