On the 26th of September 2022, fans gathered to listen to some of their favorite artists at AZIMUTH AlUla. With International artists and musicians like Jason Derulo, Parov Stelar, DJ Snake, and Damian Lazarus, MDLBEAST’s latest Boutique Music & Arts Event at the ancient desert city of AlUla absolutely took over fans’ hearts with music.
The two-day event featured many international acts like Kelis who performed her 2003 smash hit Milkshake. Kelis was followed by the prolific tastemaker of house and modern techno Damian Lazarus on day one. Day two featured an epic performance from the seven-piece band of Austrian artist Parov Stelar and American R&B superstar Jason Derulo. Derulo opened with his chart-topping hit Whatcha Say. He had the crowd dancing and wanting more of his contagious energy.
The event also included local acts from flourishing and rising female artists like; DJ Kayan, Birdperson, and Cosmicat. Also, perennially popular Dish Dash and Majid Jordan. After that, DISCO MISR encapsulated everyone with their 80’s and 90’s infused Arabic Pop. Moreover, the two-day event included early morning sets by Vinyl Mode, Nomad, Anmarz.
Lastly, DJ Baloo pulled off an outstanding performance by the end, followed by BKR’s magical performance with the final sunrise. To gather around music would be the best gathering of all.
Culture & Music
AlUla is a place of extraordinary natural and human heritage. The vast area, covering 22,561km², includes a lush oasis valley, towering sandstone mountains, and ancient cultural heritage sites dating back thousands of years to when the Lihyan and Nabataean kingdoms reigned.
Since the event took place at AlUla, it was surrounded by ancient sights of culture, true identity, and tributes to the past. However, it was also a nod to the future, cultivation of culture within today’s youth and their interests. We can’t wait to see what will happen next!