K-Pop concert: The SMTown Live World Tour VI, Dubai’s first K-Pop concert, was held at the Dubai Autism Arena in April. There were 13 bands that performed during the four-hour concert, including crowd favourites Exo (pictured), Super Junior, SHINee and Red Velvet. Image Credit: Antonin Kélian Kallouche/Gulf News

Highlights

 ol' time in the Emirates with interviews and performances 

All year round, the biggest actors, singers and celebrities from around the world make pit stops in the country.

Whether it’s the Backstreet Boys throwing back to their golden days at a packed amphitheatre, K-Pop royalty dancing their hearts out or Bollywood stars shooting for their blockbusters, the Emirates saw it all.

Here’s a look back at all the stars that have graced us with their presence this year.