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Tom Jones to open Dubai Jazz Festival in 2017

Mariah Carey will perform on February 23 while Latin recording artist Enrique Iglesias will close the festival on February 24

Tom Jones to open Dubai Jazz Festival in 2017
Singer Tom Jones. (Getty Images)

Emirates Airlines Dubai Jazz Festival has announced that music legend Sir Tom Jones will be headlining the opening night of the festival on February 22.

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.

“With a line-up that features heavyweights such as Sir Tom Jones, Mariah Carey and Enrique Iglesias coming together to celebrate our 15th anniversary, we fervently hope to establish the UAE and the Dubai Jazz Festival as important destinations for outstanding live events," said Anthony Younes, CEO of Chillout Productions, founders and organisers of the Dubai Jazz Festival.

"At the heart of this mission is our goal to provide memorable and unique experiences for music fans all over the world.”

Tickets are available at www.ticketmaster.ae . Early bird prices are at AED 445 for the Golden Circle and AED 275 for Regular. Standard prices are at AED 1,295 for the VIP Deck, AED 795 for the Fan Pit, AED 525 for the Golden Circle and AED 325 for Regular.

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