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Bollywood celebs set for Dubai Eid party

Event organisers in talks with Shah Rukh Khan and Priyanka Chopra for Meydan event

Bollywood celebs set for Dubai Eid party
Shah Rukh Khan is in talks to perform at the five-day concert in Dubai

Bollywood
superstar Shah Rukh Khan is in talks to perform alongside Priyanka Chopra at a
concert in Dubai to mark the Eid holiday,

The star
is expected to perform next to fellow cast members of the upcoming Hindi
science-fiction superhero film, RA One, at the Meydan Shoppiesta festival.

Organisers
of the event said the Bollywood actor and his co-stars have yet to be confirmed
but they were in talks.

“[We]
are in the process of reviewing it,” Luxury Hospitality Events told Arabian
Business in an emailed statement.

American
rap artist 50 Cent is also reportedly in talks to perform at the five-day
festival, which kicks off on August 31 at Meydan in Dubai.

The show
will include two concerts each night, with Lebanese stars Nancy Ajram and
Melhem Zein opening the first night.

The
Filipino R&B band, South Boarder, and Mocha Girls, will both be performing at
the Filipino music night on 1 September while Iranian star Googoosh will
perform the following evening. Indian stars Shankar Mahadevan and Hariharan
will headline the 3 September concert.

Entrance
to the exhibition, which will be held at Meydan Racecourse, is priced at AED5.
Concert tickets start from AED40 up to AED9,000 for a VVIP table at the closing
event.

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