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New urban festival to hit Abu Dhabi | DJ Jazzy Jeff and 2 Chainz to perform at BRED

Some of the biggest names in hip-hop and electronic music are set to take the stage at BRED Abu Dhabi presented by Hypebeast, the region’s first ever neo-culture festival.

The five day festival will showcase the influence and impact of urban culture on music, fashion, sports and art by bringing exclusive streetwear, bespoke art, street food, basketball showdowns, and more to the capital..

At the opening party on 26 April at THE BRED ARENA, you'll get to see a performance by DJ Jazzy Jeff. The Grammy-award winning DJ, music producer, and entrepreneur whose career spans more than three decades will perform hits including “Summertime”, “Boom! Shake The Room” and “Just Cruisin’”.

You'll also hear the musical sounds of Syrian singer Omar Souleyman. The electronic music icon will make his debut UAE appearance at BRED, bringing his unique festival-styled act and performing his popular hits like “Wenu Wenu”, “Warni Warni” and “Ya Bnayya”.

British-Lebanese electronic music producer and DJ, Saliah, renowned for her unique blends of acappellas, UK bass, Arabic classics and a range of electronic genres, will also take the stage.

On 27th April the BRED festival will celebrate 50 years of hip-hop with Def Jam Recordings, hosting performances by 2 Chainz, Dave East and Armani White.

Multi-platinum, Grammy award-winning artist 2 Chainz, who first made his mark on the music scene in 2007, will be headlining the Arena stage and delivering top hits from his repertoire, including “It’s A Vibe”, “Champions” and “4 AM”. The party doesn’t stop there, with Grammy-nominated American rap artist Dave East taking the stage to perform chart-topping numbers including “Handsome” and “Pablo & Blanco” amongst others. American rapper Armani White will open the international line-up, hyping up the crowd with his major hits including “BILLIE EILISH.”, “Baazigar” and “GNARLEY!”.

Get your tickets here.

BRED Opening Party on 26 April for AED 150.

Access to concerts on 27 April includes BRED Plus passes at AED 195.

BRED Fanatic passes at AED 295.

BRED VIP passes at AED 345.

Offered exclusively on a first-come first-serve basis, you can also pick up their Festival Pass at AED 495, guaranteeing you access to the complete festival experience.

THE BRED ARENA doors will open at 8 pm.

Visit for more information about the festival and follow its social media channels for updates on festival timings, prices and the latest news.


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