Sir Tom Jones joins a remarkable line-up of music heavyweights that includes Mariah Carey and Enrique Iglesias to celebrate the 15th Anniversary of Emirates Airline Dubai Jazz Festival.
Emirates Airline Dubai Jazz Festival confirms that music legend Sir Tom Jones will be headlining the opening night of its 15th anniversary celebration on February 22nd, 2017 at the Dubai Media City Amphitheatre. The highly-anticipated event also earlier revealed that the best-selling female artist of all time, Mariah Carey will be performing on February 23rd; and the biggest Latin recording artist in music history, Enrique Iglesias, will take to the stage on February 24th.
With a successful career that spans over five decades, Sir Tom is a well-loved icon who continues to have a vital recording and performing career to this day. With energetic and irresistible shows that traverse eras and genres, his performances appeal to music fans of all ages. He has sold over 100 million records and although he is well known for hits including “It’s Not Unusual”, “Kiss”, “Delilah”, “What’s New Pussycat”, “Green, Green Grass of Home”, “I’ll Never Fall in Love Again”, and “If I Only Knew”, he is first and foremost an artist with true rhythm and blues soul. At the age of 76, he has garnered the best reviews of his career for his most recent albums “Long Lost Suitcase” (recorded in collaboration with producer and multi-instrumentalist, Ethan Johns), “Spirit in The Room” and “Praise & Blame”. Critics across the world are unanimous in their approval and admiration for both the recorded work and the performance of them in concert.