Incredible concerts from global stars

Andrea Bocelli

April 2021

The iconic opera maestro is no stranger now to AlUla, having performed several times in the city. But it was his intimate performance at Hegra that arguably his most poignant performance. Amidst the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Bocelli performed classics like "The Prayer" and "Time to Say Goodbye" to 300 lucky audience members. A surprise appearance by his then 9-year-old daughter, Virginia Bocelli, strumming the guitar and singing Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah,” added an unforgettable touch.

John Legend

November 2022

In November 2022, John Legend mesmerised a sold-out crowd at Maraya. With soul-stirring ballads like "Ordinary People" and high-energy renditions of "Love Me Now," Legend's performance was pure magic. His charismatic piano melodies filled the auditorium, showcasing his virtuosic skills. The set, spanning over 90 minutes, resonated with hits like "Glory" and "All Of Me," eliciting thunderous cheers. Legend's signature style, silky vocals, and captivating stage presence marked this concert as one of the best in AlUla's history.


November 2022

Usher, the epitome of musical charisma, made his AlUla debut in November 2022, setting Maraya ablaze with his electrifying presence. From iconic hits like "Confessions" to the beats of his Las Vegas residency, Usher’s performance was a non-stop dance extravaganza. For 90 minutes, the Maraya audience was on their feet, dancing and singing along to his greatest hits. The venue reverberated with his music, proving that Usher’s star power is truly timeless.

Alicia Keys

February 2023

Alicia Keys, a 15-time Grammy Award winner, graced AlUla for the second time in February 2023, delivering an unforgettable performance at Maraya. Dressed in a sleek blue gown, she took the stage accompanied by Ardaa performers, seamlessly blending her soulful tunes with traditional Ardaa drums and chants. With hits like "Girl On Fire" and "Unthinkable," she left an indelible mark on the city's musical landscape.


March 2023

In March 2023, the iconic Maraya was graced by the soulful presence of Grammy Award-winning British singer Seal. His velvety voice echoed through the auditorium, serenading the audience with hits like "Kiss from a Rose." What set this performance apart was Seal's intimate connection with the crowd. He didn't just sing; he danced among the audience, hugging fans and creating a palpably intimate atmosphere. It was a soul-stirring experience where Seal's timeless classics and his unique ability to touch the core of human emotions made this concert an unforgettable and emotionally charged event.

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