Make your way to the desert for a night of soul-stirring ballads and stargazing.
British singer James Blunt is making his way to the Kingdom. He will perform at the mirrored Maraya Concert Hall in AlUla on Friday, 9 February. Here’s everything you need to know about the show.
For the unversed, Blunt burst onto the music scene in 2004 with the soul-stirring ballad You’re Beautiful and quickly became a global sensation. The singer’s unique sound, coupled with poignant lyrics, struck a chord with audiences worldwide. Since then, he has continued to captivate listeners with a string of hits that showcase his versatility and talent.
Blunt also served as an officer in the British Army, bringing a unique perspective to his art. His discography, spanning genres from pop to folk, showcases a versatile talent, with albums like All the Lost Souls and Moon Landing and singles Goodbye My Lover and Wisemen receiving critical acclaim.
Blunt has not only topped charts but has also been recognised with numerous awards for his contributions to the music industry. His accolades include Brit Awards, MTV Awards, and Grammy nominations.
So get ready to be serenaded under the starlit skies of AlUla as Blunt takes centre stage at the Maraya Concert Hall. The venue is a jaw-dropping piece of architecture surrounded by breathtaking views. Other concerts at this venue include Cheb Khalid and Diana Haddan on 1 December, Jamil and Bouthayna on 22 December, Magida El Roumi on 29 December and Abadi Al Johar on 12 January.
Doors to the Blunt show swing open at 6:30pm, kicking off a night filled with music and star gazing. To secure your spot for this musical extravaganza, grab your tickets now, which start at SAR 330.
We’ll see you there.
GO: Visit www.experiencealula.com for more information.