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Jay Z to perform at Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Los Angeles: Rapper Jay Z will perform at the Yasalam After-Race Concert at the du Arena on Yas Island Nov 1.

The performance will be a part of the final evening of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix weekend in the United Arab Emirates, reports

"Jay-Z is the biggest rap mogul and music icon on this planet," said Mike Fairburn, vice president of Flash Entertainment.

"He was an obvious choice. Booking artists of high calibre is important since Abu Dhabi is one of the top circuits in the world," added Fairburn.