Emirati-Yemeni singer Balqees treats Expo 2020 Dubai to performance of Arabic pop perfection

بلقيس تبهر جمهور إكسبو 2020 دبي بأغنيات تمزج بين الأصالة والحداثة

Arab singing sensation Balqees hit all the right notes this evening (28 January) at Expo 2020 Dubai’s Jubilee Park, with a fresh new set that looked to the future. Radiant in a sky-blue cape dress, she performed with a large orchestra led by maestro Michel Fadel, with traditional percussion and string instruments meeting urban pop and classic operatic vocals. Balqees said: “I thank Expo 2020 for inviting me to sing again on the world stage. I will present music that is different to the music I’ve previously performed on stage;…