J Cole in Dubai US rap star to perform at People closing party By Rob Garratt 05 July 2012 American rap star J Cole is to perform an intimate set in one of Dubai's biggest clubs.The 27-year-old wordsmith has been named as a special guest at People by Crystal's season closing party, on Friday July 13.Chart-topping Cole is no stranger to the UAE, last seen performing at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix in November 2011. SIMILAR ARTICLES Abu Dhabi reinstates 5% cap on rent increase Abu Dhabi Grand Prix tickets on sale now Dubai to Abu Dhabi in just 12 minutes? Chaos at Guns N' Roses Dubai show The Grammy-nominated artist also boasts a number of famous fans, and is remembered as the first signing to Jay-Z's Roc Nation label.The event takes place from 11pm on Friday July 13. Entrance is free, but reservations are recommended. Call 050 297 2097.