Foo Fighters, Tiësto, Ava Max headlining Abu Dhabi Grand Prix concerts

Concerts will be held after the race

Foo Fighters, Tiësto and Ava Max will headline this year’s Yasalam After-Race Concerts at this year’s Abu Dhabi Grand Prix weekend at Etihad Park in November. Ava Max and Tiësto will kick off the after race concerts on Thursday, November 24th with the Foo Fighters playing their first-ever UAE show to close the event on Sunday, November 26th.

Since the beginning of her meteoric rise with her debut hit “Sweet But Psycho,” Ava Max has carved her own pathway in global pop culture. Following the recent release of her second full-length album, Diamonds & Dancefloors in 2022, the energetic star continues to make new ground as she prepares to make her debut appearance in the Middle East on opening night of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix weekend.

As an RIAA Platinum-certified and world-renowned music icon, Tiësto will kick off the the weekend in style. The internationally acclaimed DJ has enjoyed a career featuring global crossover success with over 36 million albums sold and a social media fanbase exceeding 30 million followers around the world.

When Foo Fighters walk onto stage at Etihad Park, it will mark the first ever UAE performance for the 15-time Grammy award-winning band. The band continues to charter new territory with its 11th studio album, But Here We Are, due June 2nd via Roswell Records/RCA Records.

The concerts are included in each ticket purchased for the weekend event. From heart-pounding beats to awe-inspiring performances, Yasalam After-Race Concerts are the perfect way to celebrate the thrill of the Formula 1 Season’s Grand Finale.


Buddy Iahn
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