All You Need to Know About Dubai Music Week

All You Need to Know About Dubai Music Week

24 Sep 2013

Take legendary producer Quincy Jones, add Disney princess Selena Gomez, Black Eyed Peas star and rapper Timbaland and you've got the first ever Dubai Music Week that starts today! Here's the rundown

You can rock at Dubai Music Week from Tuesday 24 September to Sun 29 September with a host of A-list names! Think and Timbaland, Quincy Jones, Selena Gomez and Bollywood superstar Farhan Akhtar. Check out our lowdown on the shows!

8pm, Tue 24 Sep: Quincy Jones Michael Jackson Seminar
Star producer Quincy will discuss working on the bestselling album in history, Thriller. 
FACT: He’s been nominated for 70 Grammys (he won 27), and seven Oscars, (he’s yet to win one).
Ticket price: Dhs400.

8pm, Wed 25 Sep: Quincy Jones, & Timbaland Seminar
Quincy will lead this discussion on music production with the performer/producers.
FACT: Black Eyed Peas frontman has his own car company, called I.AM.AUTO, based in LA.
Ticket price: Dhs400.

10pm, Thu 26 Sep: & Timbaland Concert
FACT: Sought-after producer Timbaland has received the highest award bestowed by Ireland’s Trinity College Dublin: honorary patron of the philosophical society.
Ticket price: Dhs850 (Golden Circle), Dhs350 (general).

8.30pm, Fri 27 Sep: Selena Gomez Stars Dance World Tour Concert
FACT: The 21 year-old who used to date heartthrob Justin Bieber is big on charity work and became UNICEF’s youngest-ever ambassador aged 17. 
Ticket price: Dhs850 (golden circle), Dhs350 (general).

Sat 28 Sep: Bollywood's Farhan Akhtar with composer Pritam and singers Mohit Chauhan and Arijit Singh among others
FACT: Multi-talented Farhan Akhtar is a director, actor, singer and lyricist!
Ticket price: Dhs400 (golden circle), Dhs 200 (general)