Part of Abu Dhabi Music Week, the first Middle East edition of ULTRA Worldwide festival premiers on 5-6 March, with international music sensations such as DJ Snake and Major Laser set to join the star-studded spectacle. Today, ULTRA Abu Dhabi has announced the final phase of its extraordinary line-up, which now included over 40 internationally acclaimed performers, who will be taking the stage in front of a crowd of more than 10,000 EDM fans.
The final phase of ULTRA’s line-up will include Dutch producer, songwriter and DJ, Cesqeaux, who rose to fame after his collaboration with David Guetta on the song ‘2U’, which saw 400 million streams on YouTube; fellow Dutch DJ, Dr Phunk, the multi-platinum awarded DJ and producer; Swedish EDM DJ, producer, and songwriter Kaaze; and MyKris, ULTRA Worldwide’s resident DJ who is known for his progressive house and big room tracks, having already travelled the world with the global music event. ULTRA’s line-up also includes a myriad of regional talents such as Saudi Arabian rising musical acts Omar Basaad and Dish Dash, Lebanese house music DJ Kaytek, and Dubai-based producers DJ Bliss and Scott Forshaw, who produced multiple regional hits over the years. Pioneering female DJs Akladios from Egypt and Anfisa Letyago from Italy will also be blasting out their beats at the festival’s main stage.
Fans can enjoy some of the world’s best EDM performances on any of the three stages. The Resistance Stage, will feature headline and top act performances by star names such as Afrojack, Alesso, Dash Berlin, Luciano, Nicky Romero, and Zedd, as well as supporting acts.
On the other side of the arena, the ULTRA Park Stage will act as a platform where local international rising talents can showcase their music to the festival’s crowds. Emerging and established acts joining the Park Stage include Turhan James, Hira Park, Natsumi, Ksuke, Ray Ray, Tom Taus, Kris Kaiden, Keza, Dorothy, Madjam, Jyap, Abdullah Jackson, Cream, KIIX, Chris Wright and Diego Miranda who is currently ranked at number 55 on the DJ Mag top 100 listing.