In pictures: Music legend Sir Tom Jones at the opening night of Emirates Airlines Dubai Jazz Festival

The festival due, to be held at Dubai Media City Amphitheatre between 22 and 24 February, will see Mariah Carey perform on February 23 while Latin recording artist Enrique Iglesias will close the festival on February 24.
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Sir Tom Jones dazzled Emirates Airline Dubai Jazz Festival fans with a stunning live performance this evening, February 22nd. (ITP Images)
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Emirates Airline Dubai Jazz Festival at Dubai Media City Amphitheatre.
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This irresistible show traversed musical eras and genres and cut across class, age and gender barriers like no other to demonstrate the power of the song and the voice to an incredible audience.
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Emirates Airline Dubai Jazz Festival at Dubai Media City Amphitheatre. (ITP Images)
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This was truly a night not to be missed with an eclectic series of cult classics and hits, including 'Mama Told Me Not to Come', 'Delilah' 'Sex Bomb', and 'Green, Green Grass of Home'.
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Emirates Airline Dubai Jazz Festival at Dubai Media City Amphitheatre. (ITP Images)
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Sir Tom was supported by one of New York’s most entertaining live acts The Rad Trads, featuring powerful horns, driving rhythm section, and four captivating lead vocalists. (ITP Images)
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Emirates Airline Dubai Jazz Festival at Dubai Media City Amphitheatre. (ITP Images)
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For the first time ever, the event featured two secondary stages presenting the Anghami Sessions powered by Yamaha that presented exceptional local and regional talent. Rouba Zeidan and Postcards showcased on the first night. (ITP Images)
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Emirates Airline Dubai Jazz Festival at Dubai Media City Amphitheatre. (ITP Images)
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The 15th anniversary of Emirates Airline Dubai Jazz Festival taking place at the Dubai Media City Amphitheatre will also see award-winning singer, songwriter and record producer Mariah Carey and the biggest Latin recording artist in music history, Enrique Iglesias, taking the stage on February 23rd and 24th respectively. (ITP Images)
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Emirates Airline Dubai Jazz Festival at Dubai Media City Amphitheatre. (ITP Images)
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Emirates Airline Dubai Jazz Festival at Dubai Media City Amphitheatre. (ITP Images)
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Emirates Airline Dubai Jazz Festival at Dubai Media City Amphitheatre. (ITP Images)
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Emirates Airline Dubai Jazz Festival at Dubai Media City Amphitheatre. (ITP Images)
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Emirates Airline Dubai Jazz Festival at Dubai Media City Amphitheatre. (ITP Images)
Thu 23 Feb 2017 12:17 PM GST