In pictures: Emirati star Mohamed Al Shehhi's performance at Al Majaz Amphitheatre broadcast live on social media
Fans gathered on balconies across Al Majaz Amphitheatre to listen to the Emirati superstar as he began his performance with Khaleik bel beit, a song conveying a message of awareness for residents to abide by the country's precautionary measures to combat the coronavirus pandemic.
Shehhi’s concert, part of a three-concert series specially planned for Eid Al-Fitr, was held at Al Majaz Amphitheatre and was broadcast live on its social media channels.
Enthused by the enthusiastic response of his fans in the balconies as well as viewers on social media to his next song Kashf Al Mahaba, Al Shehhi continued his mesmerising performance with the hit Hayati, followed by the Moroccan beat-inspired Kabeedeh, from his 2017 album Mamnou. He finished the set with Ayashn Maqlab.
Responding to a large number of requests from listeners online, Al Shehhi performed a selection of his most-loved songs including Ana Monkaser, Sakat Anak, and Daye Tariqi. He ended his enthralling live performance with the hit, Radar Al Wafa.
At the beginning of the concert, Al Shehhi greeted his fans who had gathered in the nearby buildings to listen to him live and conveyed his Eid Al-Fitr wishes as well as his hope for an end to the Coronavirus pandemic. He also greeted and congratulated the country’s wise leaders and their families.
Al Majaz Amphitheatre has emerged as the UAE’s popular cultural and entertainment destination, hosting world-class cultural events and concerts featuring internationally acclaimed artists and superstars from across the Arab world and around the world.
From Greek musical legend Yanni to Latin music superstar Julio Iglesias and Arab heartthrobs like Mohammed Abdu, Marcel Khalife, Nawal El Kuwaitia, to Emirati music sensations Balqees and Hussain Al Jassmi, many musicians of note have performed at Al Majaz.
It has also hosted a mindboggling variety of musical talents like superstar Ragheb Alama, Mohammad Assaf, Kuwaiti artist Nabil Shuail, Najwa Karam and Iraqi star Majid Al Mohandes over the past few years.
During the concert of the Emirati superstar Mohamed Al Shehhi.