Rihanna to perform in Dubai? US megastar to perform in city, says Meydan By Arabian Business staff 02 October 2012 UPDATE: Rihanna in Dubai rumours denied by MeydanUS pop sensation Rihanna is to perform at Dubai's Meydan Racecourse, www.arabianbusiness.com is reporting.Meydan commercial director Mohammad Nasser Al Khayat confirmed that an announcement on the 'Umbrella' star's performance in the emirate was imminent, though the date of the gig has not yet been released. 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 Meydan, according to Al Khayat, will host a series of high-profile concerts next year. Names such as Madonna, Paul McCartney and Elton John have been rumoured.The venue will host the second Atelier/Festival, featuring US rappers 50 Cent and Nelly, on October 19. See Arabian Business story here.