In 2020 the Dubai Jazz Festival will celebrate its eighteenth anniversary. Despite its name the prestigious event showcases a diverse array of musical styles such as blues, rock, and soul.
The three-night event always draws internationally recognised artists. Performers in previous years have included Tom Jones, Mariah Carey, Deep Purple, Jools Holland, James Blunt, Ruby Turner, Macy Gray, and John Legend.
This year sees another incredible line-up. Acts are:
- February 26 – Lauryn Hill, Bruno Mayor
- February 27 – Lionel Richie, Spyro Gyra
- February 28 – One Republic, Sammy Miller and The Congregation
The 2020 Dubai Jazz Festival will be held at the Dubai Media City Amphitheatre. Dates are February 26 to 28. For details of ticket prices and booking, visit the official Dubai Jazz Festival website (see below).
The nearest Dubai Metro station is Nakheel. It lies on the Red Line. Dubai Media City is also served by the Dubai Tram. The closest stations are Mina Seyahi and Media City.