Nelly and Akon to play F1 after parties

Urban stars to perform live at Cirque Le Soir pop-up event

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R&B stars Nelly and Akon are to perform as part of the festivities at this year’s Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

The two acts will play at pop-up after parties on Yas Island, hosted by nightclub Cirque Le Soir.

Nelly will perform on Friday November 1 and Akon a day later on Saturday November 2, at the events at Rush, Yas Viceroy, overlooking the race circuit. ‘Avant-garde’ clubbing brand Code 20 will host a party on the Sunday race day.

Race day packages, including a day time brunch (2pm-7pm) and entry to the club nights (7pm-4am), start at Dhs1,000.
For reservations call 056 115 4507 or email

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