International superstars wow fans at Saudi Arabia’s biggest music festival which kicked off on Thursday.
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The music festival in Jeddah also featured performances by American rapper 50 Cent, DJ Steve Aoki, R&B artist Chris Brown, rappers Tyga and Future, and DJs R3wire and Varski MC.
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After performing in Jeddah, the American rapper 50 Cent joked about changing his name to “50 HALALA”
He tweeted: “My new name is 50 HALALA, so get with the program. I might move out here I like it.”
— 50cent (@50cent) July 19, 2019
The performances marked the end of the Jeddah Season: Sea & Culture entertainment festival. The six-week event, taking place from June 8 to July 18, offered visitors an array of activities, performances, events, and culinary experiences with the aim of boosting the city’s tourism.
As being reported, the Tickets to the concert had sold out in just four hours after going on sale. A video shared on Jeddah Season’s Twitter page showed crowds rushing into one of Virgin Megastore’s branches in the city when tickets went on sale.
— موسم جدة | Jeddah Season (@JED_SEASON) July 9, 2019