One of the biggest names in all of music will be performing for you live at this year’s Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix.

Reggae royalty Jimmy Cliff will be taking to the stage at Bahrain International Circuit on April 1, 2016, the Friday of the 2016 F1 race weekend.

All those with tickets to the event will be able to attend the concert free of charge.

Cliff is the first internationally renowned artist who will be performing in Bahrain for the Grand Prix.

Who is Jimmy Cliff?

Cliff is a Jamaican national who is widely considered to be the man to bring the genre of reggae music internationally.

He is the most popular reggae artist not named Marley.

Cliff is a Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and a two-time Grammy Award winner.

Cliff is the only living musician to hold the prestigious Order of Merit, which is the highest honour that can be granted by the Jamaican government for achievements in music and sciences.

What are some of his famous songs?

  • “World, Beautiful People"
  • “Many Rivers to Cross"
  • “You Can Get It If You Really Want"
  • "The Harder They Come"
  • "Reggae Night"
  • "Hakuna Matata"
  • "Wild World"
  • "I Can See Clearly Now"

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