EMERGING TALENT COMPETITION

24 November / 7:30 pm

CALLING ALL MUSICIANS, SINGERS AND BANDS ACROSS THE UAE!

 

 

Do you have what it takes to perform at the 2016 Yasalam festival?   If you’re ready to wow the crowds, it’s time to gear up for the most highly fueled, unmissable music competition of your career. The Emerging Talent  Competition is returning with the opportunity for you to take the stage alongside the festival’s international superstars and rise to fame while receiving incredible exposure and mentoring.

 

Registration for the competition is now closed; don’t miss the finale at Beats on the Beach on 24th November

 

What happens next?

The judges have selected their top 3 finalists who will perform on the famous Beats on the Beach stage in front of a panel of judges on 24th November 2016, where the superstar winner will be announced.

 

Rev up for the big time

But it doesn’t end here.  The winner of this year’s Emerging Talent Competition will then go on to secure year-long house band residency in The Village, du Arena in 2016 and 2017 as well as at the After-Race Concerts 2016.  Incredible talent deserves incredible exposure .

TOP 3 FINALISTS

Hasan Malik
Hasan Malik
Spent much of his youth in Dubai, developing a musical persona that seeks to fuse soul with contemporary R&B.
Rashed Alnuaimi
Rashed Alnuaimi
Emirati singer and filmmaker. In the past year, he has started focussing on his musical interests where he has explored pop, jazz, RnB and classical opera.
Jamil Jabbour
Jamil Jabbour
Singer-songwriter whose passion for music has driven him to take every chance to perform at as many open mic nights in the UAE as he possibly can.

TOP TEN SHORTLISTED ARTISTS AND BANDS

Alastar
Alastar
This Emirati musician’s passion and dedication to music had driven him to pursue a music technology course at university and is currently creating his own album.
Blak-R
Blak-R
Made up of hip hop duo Joe and Big Papa, was founded in 2003 and is a Saudi-African-Khaleeji Hip-Hop group.
Elika Genteroy
Elika Genteroy
An aspiring young artist who has recently graduated from college, Elika has been singing since she was three and first performed live at a singing competition in 2008.
Freek
Freek
Mustafa Ismail, also known as FREEK, is the founder of FREEKTV, a YouTube channel showcasing his talents as a comedian, musician, and rapper.
Gusto
Gusto
An electro pop band formed earlier this year by singer and guitarist, Richard Kennedy, synth virtuoso and composer, Mikko Heininen, Nigel Owen on Bass and Tim Burnell on drums.
Hasan Malik
Hasan Malik
Spent much of his youth in Dubai, developing a musical persona that seeks to fuse soul with contemporary R&B.
Jamil Jabbour
Jamil Jabbour
Singer-songwriter whose passion for music has driven him to take every chance to perform at as many open mic nights in the UAE as he possibly can.
Naree
Naree
Born and raised in the UAE with over 6 years of performing experience, Naree has been writing music since she was 14.
Rashed Alnuaimi
Rashed Alnuaimi
Emirati singer and filmmaker. In the past year, he has started focussing on his musical interests where he has explored pop, jazz, RnB and classical opera.
Sree
Sree
Began his musical journey in his early teens where he taught himself to play the guitar and piano, which progressed into playing at local live venues and open mics.

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EMERGING TALENT COMPETITION

24 November / 7:30 pm

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