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 Calvin Harris Joins Stars at 2013 Formula 1™ Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix Party



BIC, Sakhir – 26 March 2013: World famous DJ Calvin Harris will join all-star ensemble of entertainment alongside Grammy-winning R'n'B star Ne-Yo at the 2013 Formula 1™ Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix on April 19-20-21.

The Scottish-born singer, songwriter, and producer will perform a set as part of the post-race concert at the Bahrain International Circuit, starting at 18:00 on Sunday, April 21. The concert will be free to attend for holders of 3-day tickets and Sunday (race day) tickets to the 2013 Bahrain Grand Prix.

Platinum-selling Calvin Harris sprang to prominence with his debut album I Created Disco in 2007 and has topped the charts around the world with his three albums to date.  His most recent album 18 Months features chart topping singles such as Feel So Close, his collaboration with Rihanna on We Found Love,  and Let's Go – which features Ne-Yo.

The post-race concert has become a massive feature of the biggest sporting and social event in the Gulf each year, drawing international stars such as Akon, Sean Kingston and Flo Rida. For fans attending the Formula One weekend from across the GCC and beyond, this stellar occasion is a fitting finale to the event.

"The opening races of this new Formula One season have delivered high excitement and high emotion so the momentum is building towards the Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix," said Bahrain International Circuit CE, Shaikh Salman bin Isa Al Khalifa.

"Each year we have to outdo the excitement and the scale of entertainment that has gone before and bringing together Ne-Yo and Calvin Harris for the post-race concert is going to be a really big hit with the crowd to close our weekend of celebration."

Further details on tickets and on the Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix are available online at by calling the circuit Hotline on +973-17-450000. They are also available at the BIC stands and at the Welcome Centre located at the BIC entrance.