Lionel Richie to perform at Abu Dhabi after-race concert

Legendary singer to join Rihanna and The Chemical Brothers at the du Arena as part of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

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Fasten your seatbelts because Lionel Richie will have you at hello.

The legendary singer will perform on November 26 at the Yasalam Saturday night After-Race Concert, at the du Arena, Yas Island, during the Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

The Stuck on You singer is the latest addition to the robust After Race concert line-up, which boasts names including The Chemical Brothers on November 25 and Rihanna on November 27.

With a celebrated career including over 100 million albums worldwide and countless awards, including four Grammys, a Golden Globe and an Oscar, Richie’s shows are renowned for their party atmosphere and sing-along moments.

The concert is open only to F1 ticket holders.

Tickets — which cost Dh2,080 (three-day pass), Dh1,875 (two-day pass) and Dh525 (day-long pass, only for Friday) — are available at Virgin Megastore outlets and in all Etihad Shops.

You can also go online at for tickets or call 800927 or 02-6599800.