The fascinating weekend of motorsport is just the start! More entertainment
than ever awaits all fans at this year’s 2014 Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand
Prix, the first ever night race that launches on the 4th of April at the Bahrain
The concerts will be the highlight of the entertainment schedule for the 10th
Formula One to be held in the Kingdom of Bahrain with International acts who
will be rocking the crowds at thie year’s Formula One spectacle.
Saudi Arabian singer Rabeh Saqer is accompanied by Rock legends The Scorpions
and dance sensation Avicii that have officially been announced as the headline
musical acts to support the Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix. All three-day ticket
holders to the Bahrain Grand Prix weekend will be able to attend each of the
three concerts lined up.
Rabeh Saqer will be performing on the first day of the event while The Scorpions
and Avicii will both perform on Saturday April 5 and all three-day ticket
holders to the Bahrain Grand Prix weekend will be able to attend the concerts.
Scorpion fall into the legends of rock category having sold more than 100
million records worldwide and they first formed in 1965, The Scorpions are
currently made up of Klaus Meine (lead vocals), Rudolf Schenker (guitar),
Matthias Jabs (lead guitar), James Kottak (drums) and Pawel Maciwoda (bass).
Some of their greatest hits include “Rock You Like a Hurricane”, “Wind of
Change”, “Still Loving You”, “Send Me An Angel” and “No One Like You”.
Avicii is one of the hottest names in music right now since bursting onto the
scene with hits Wake Me Up and Hey, Brother. He is among the three top-class
international artists signed up by BIC as part of a stellar entertainment
package for the upcoming Grand Prix weekend. AVICII is renowned for his
spectacular live shows, bringing audiences to ecstatic moments of party bliss
and “driving the crowd bonkers”, according to Rolling Stone magazine, who have
also hailed AVICII as “one of the Princes of the contemporary renaissance of
Electronic Dance Music”.
Born Tim Bergling, , the Swede rocketed to the number three position on DJ Mag’s
yearly poll of the Top 100 DJs and has appeared on Forbes’ Most Powerful Artists
Under 30 in 2013 and 2014.
His first album, last year’s “True”, was named Album of the Year by Elektro and
the New York Times called AVICII “savvy and timely”, and “an artist carrying
today – and tomorrow – on his shoulders”.
“Wake Me Up”, the first single from the album, was number one in 81 countries,
is triple platinum in the US, and the video for the track has been watched over
235 million times on YouTube alone. “Hey Brother”, his current single, is
exploding on the radio and he has just launched “Addicted to You”
AVICII broke out with his international mega-hit “Le7els”, which conquered club
charts worldwide, garnered over 83 million YouTube views and sold over four
million singles; and “Silhouettes,” which netted over 40 million views. The
24-year old leads the next generation of electronic music producers to explode,
propelling him into the ranks of superstar DJs who are able to perform to
Saqer is one of the biggest names in the Arabic music industry. He has a massive
fan base across the Middle East, especially in Saudi Arabia where he is one of
the country’s most beloved artists. He has been a major player in the music
industry for over 30 years, and fans from all across the region, especially in
the Gulf, flock to his concerts whenever they take place.
Tickets to the 2014 Formula One Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix are now available.
They can be purchased at the BIC stands in Bahrain City Centre or Seef Mall;
online at www.bahraingp.com or on the
Official BIC page on Facebook; or by
calling the BIC Hotline on +973-17-450000.
We are offering our Falconflyer members the chance to purchase discounted
tickets to the upcoming Formula One Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix.
A 15% discount is applicable on all categories of tickets and is valid when
presenting your Falconflyer membership card at any ticket outlet. This offer is
valid for the purchase of up to two Formula One Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix
ticket. Please see
page for more details.