World Music Festival begins tonight

100,000+ music fans expected to attend 14 shows over 10 days

If there’s good music to be heard in Dubai, then it’s the World Music Festival. The Festival is set to entertain music lovers from March 7 to March 16 March 2012, with some of globe’s most popular artists taking to the stage at Downtown Burj Khalifa.

Throughout the 10 day festival, there will be a total of 14 free and ticketed shows, with performances being held in the Burj Park or on the Burj Steps. With something to appeal to everyone, the line-up features some of the most well-known acts from around the world, including Gabrielle, The Gipsy Kings, Amr Diab, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Stanley Clarke, Salif Keita, Sarah Geronimo, George Benson, and many more.

There will be plenty of competition opportunities for du customers to win concert tickets and celebrity meet-and-greets in the lead-up to the World Music Festival! Watch out for these competitions, which will be posted on du’s Twitter account, @dutweets.