Amber Lounge, the Original F1 Experience and most coveted event on the F1 calendar, is thrilled to announce chart-topping Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Kelis, as the first headlining live act of Amber Lounge Singapore 2016.
Kelis reached stardom and achieved international recognition with her lead single “Milkshake” in collaboration with The Neptunes (Pharrell Williams and Chad Hugo). Her hit single continued to gain momentum, topping the charts in US, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom. It even certified gold in the United States and was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Urban / Alternative Performance. Her success led her to work with big names such as Will.I.Am, Enrique Iglesias, Outkast, David Guetta, Benny Benassi and DJ Ammo. Kelis also collaborated on DJ Calvin Harris album’s lead single ‘Bounce’ which peaked at number two on the UK Singles Chart. The American songstress will headline a weekend of electrifying entertainment at Singapore’s ORIGINAL and most lavish Formula 1 nightlife event.
“It’s good to be back in Singapore where the music scene is vibrant and interactive, definitely fun to perform to! Amber Lounge is known worldwide as the Grand Prix party to attend and I can’t wait to get the crowd up on their feet, dancing the night away!” – Kelis
On Saturday 17th September, Kelis will kick-start the evening by opening a one-of-a-kind Fashion Show featuring F1 drivers – Pascal Wehrlein, Stoffel Vandoorne, Rio Haryanto, Esteban Ocon, Jean Eric Vergne, Marc Gene – and models, outfitted by famous Malaysian and Indonesia fashion duo Sean & Sheila.
The world-renowned F1 party will also see the launch of Amber Lounge’s brand new concept EXTRAVAGANZA which will keep partygoers dancing all night with a roster full of entertainment; complete with live shows by Club Dancers, a Saxophonist and Drummers. DJ Ono, one of Asia’s top DJs who has previously played with DASH BERLIN, DAVE ANGELO (Swedish House Mafia) and BASEMENT JAXX, will also be on deck spinning explosive music sets alongside a bevy of international DJs from Ibiza, Monte Carlo and the USA – guaranteed to fuel an adrenaline-packed night!
On Sunday 18th September, Kelis, DJ will reunite to entertain Singapore’s elite who will soak in the glamour of the after-race party and rub shoulders with F1 drivers, Celebrities and VIP guests. A surprise act and DJ who will perform on Sunday will be announced on Saturday morning! Stay up to date!
Without a doubt, Amber Lounge remains the #1 destination for F1 drivers, jet-setters, celebrities and the elite. Combining elements of fashion, upscale entertainment, unlimited champagne, Amber Lounge makes for a unique and memorable luxury experience. Amber Lounge Singapore 2016 will be held at the stunning Temasek Reflection only for one weekend, on Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th of September.