Overview of the Kingdom’s Initiatives in Promoting Saudi Vision 2030
The Kingdom has recently taken wide steps in promoting Art and culture throughout the country. The foremost reason for such activities is the pro-active persuasion of Saudi Vision 2030 set by the Kingdom. In view of the same, various cinema theatres were announced and established, furthermore, several music concerts and related events were organized domestically on the National day as well.
Keeping in view of such promotion of art and culture by the Government, Saudi Arabia has been opening its doors to international stars, which is unprecedented in the country’s history.
Earlier Concerts in Saudi Arabia
In October 2016, the New York-based theatrical group iLuminate took to the stage in Riyadh in a rare public performance of music and dance.
Earlier in January 2017, Jeddah held its first concert in seven years, featuring Saudi singers Mohammed Abdu, and Rabeh Sager and Iraqi-Saudi singer Majid Al-Muhandis.
In December 2018, chart-toppers including Enrique Iglesias, the Black Eyed Peas, Jason Derulo, and David Guetta performed at the three-day musical event during Saudi’s first Ad Diriyah E-Prix in Riyadh.
The golf tournament is part of the European Tour and will take place between Jan 31 and Feb 3 at the Royal Greens. The four-day sporting event will hosts two concerts, on Thursday and Friday.
First Appearance of Mariah Carey in Saudi Arabia
Mariah Carey is set to perform a live concert which will be held in Saudi Arabia. This is the first time where American female singer and songwriter “Mariah Carey” will perform on the country’s first international golf tournament in Saudi Arabia. Mariah Carey is the world’s best-selling singers with 200 million records sold.
Other performers Dutch DJ Tiesto, Yemeni-Emirati, singer Balqees Fathi and Jamaican rapper Sean Paula will also participate in the concert.
Location of Golf Tournament
Finally, the venue for the live concert will take place at the King Abdullah Economic City on Thursday, January 31, 2019.
Google Map Location: King Abdullah Economic City
Tickets for Golf Tournament
Concert tickets for Mariah Carey and other stars are available on “Ticket Box Office” or “Virgin Megastores”.
Source: Arab News