COME WITNESS THIS YEAR’S MOST AWAITED MUSICAL EXTRAVAGANZA AT IIFA ROCKS 2022
PERFORMANCES BY HONEY SINGH, GURU RANDHAWA, NEHA KAKKAR, DEVI SRI PRASAD,
DHVANI BHANUSHALI, TANISHK BAGCHI AND MANY MORE
AT THE 22ND EDITION OF IIFA AT YAS ISLAND, ABU DHABI
KARAN JOHAR & PARINEETI CHOPRA TO HOST THIS YEAR’S IIFA ROCKS.
IIFA ROCKS TICKETS ON SALE FROM TODAY- 20th APRIL, 2022!
· International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend & Awards Will Be Staged in UAE Capital As IIFA Unites the World to Showcase Cinematic Excellence
· IIFA ROCKS is set to thrill fans with its 22nd edition in Yas Island, Abu Dhabi on May 20th at Yas Island’s new state-of-the-art indoor entertainment venue Etihad Arena
· IIFA ROCKS HOSTS: Karan Johar + Parineeti Chopra
· IIFA ROCKS PERFORMERS: Devi Sri Prasad, Dhvani Bhanushali, Guru Randhawa & Honey Singh, Tanishk Bagchi, Neha Kakkar
· LASER Book News IIFA ROCKS is co-presented by NEXA.
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20th April 2022, Mumbai: IIFA Rocks featuring the biggest names in music would be staged at the Etihad Arena on 20th May, the opening night of the IIFA Weekend Abu Dhabi, marking the 22nd edition of the biggest celebration of Indian cinema.
The International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Rocks is all set to unite the world to showcase cinematic excellence, bringing its global brand presence to Yas Island, Abu Dhabi on May 20th and 21st, 2022. The most coveted and highly anticipated celebration that honors the very best of Indian Cinema with the highest level of achievement seen through the glamorous IIFA statuette.
IIFA Rocks has always been a star-studded affair with a mélange of glitz, glamour and star power. It is a celebrated global event that has been growing each year. The highly anticipated IIFA ROCKS will be hosted by Bollywood’s biggest Producer - Director Karan Johar and multi-talented actress Parineeti Chopra at the Middle East’s largest state-of-the-art indoor entertainment venue, Etihad Arena, part of Yas Bay Waterfront on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi. This year at IIFA Rocks the headline acts bring to you the very best of Indian musical entertainment. Debuting at IIFA Rocks this year is none other than composer – singer – performer Devi Sri Prasad - the musical maestro behind the music of Pushpa: The Rise, along with the film being the biggest hit of recent times the film’s music has turned out to be a pan-India superhit! Followed by performances comprising music whiz Tanishk Bagchi. Neha Kakkar – one of the most successful singing superstars and Dhvani Bhanushali – The country’s brightest Pop Star! Would take center stage at IIFA Rocks this year. Joining the extravagant line up of performances are Guru Randhawa and Honey Singh who are all set to perform on their yet to be released song “DESIGNER” at IIFA ROCKS!
The host of IIFA ROCKS - Karan Johar said, "I am thrilled to be hosting this year’s IIFA Rocks. IIFA is beyond just an event, it’s a brand and a platform where talent is bestowed on from music, arts and culture along with fashion shows that make it an extravagant weekend.”
Joining Karan Johar as his co-host this year is the multitalented Parineeti Chopra. She said, "I am super excited to be co-hosting IIFA Rocks this year. It is an honor to be a part of the hosting team along with Karan Johar. IIFA has always been associated with bringing global fans closer to Bollywood and closer to all of us. So being a part of IIFA has always been special but this time it's even more special because it's happening at Yas Island, Abu Dhabi and I am super excited to be there and meet everyone.”
With excitement increasing all over the world, people can now buy tickets to the biggest musical extravaganza for IIFA Rocks at https://www.etihadarena.ae/en/ . The price range begins from 55 AED. People can now get an opportunity to buy tickets to the biggest celebration of Indian Cinema on https://www.etihadarena.ae/en/box-office (TBC) or you can head to www.yasisland.ae where fans can add all that they need for their visit to Yas Island as a travel package. The price denominations range from AED prices 110, 220, 330, 440, 550, 1000 and 1350. (Please note additional charges, terms & conditions may apply).
The grandiose global IIFA AWARDS will be hosted by Bollywood superstar Salman Khan, Riteish Deshmukh & Maniesh Paul along with electrifying performances by Bollywood superstars Ranveer Singh Kartik Aaryan, Sara Ali Khan, Varun Dhawan, Ananya Panday, Divya Khosla Kumar and Nora Fatehi.
The event will take place at the Middle East’s largest state-of-the-art indoor entertainment venue, Etihad Arena, part of Yas Bay Waterfront on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, in collaboration with the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi), and Miral, Abu Dhabi’s leading creator of immersive destinations and experiences.
Laser Book News, the fastest - growing news and opinions platform would be presenting the star-studded IIFA Weekend, the highlights of which are Laser Book News IIFA ROCKS co-presented by NEXA and the NEXA IIFA Awards co-presented by Laser Book News.
NEXA from Maruti Suzuki India Limited stand committed to IIFA continuing their partnership for the sixth consecutive edition as the Title Sponsor of the IIFA Awards. As the world looks forward to this year's celebration of Hindi cinema with music and fashion at yet another exotic destination, the content promises to be aspirational and entertaining. With its growing popularity across the world, IIFA today is recognized not just as a globally broadcast and streamed event but an institution in its own right, and a platform that is recognized as the most engaging celebration of Indian cinema.
Joining as the official travel partner is Ease My Trip - Book your flight tickets to Abu Dhabi on easemytrip.com and stand a chance to win free IIFA awards passes, one of India’s leading online travel aggregators along with cause partner for gender equality – Woosh washing expert and associate sponsor Krisumi Corporation.
Commenting on the event, Nishant Pitti, CEO & Co-Founder, EaseMyTrip.com said, “We are thrilled to be associated with one of the biggest events to celebrate the best of the Indian film industry on the world stage. As the official travel partner, we endeavor to offer an unmatched experience to each and every one who is going to be a part of this once in a lifetime event.”
Yas Island is one of the world’s fastest growing leisure and entertainment destinations, located on the golden shores of Abu Dhabi. Home to magical adventures and awe-inspiring entertainment, as well as three globally renowned theme parks, outstanding motorsports, an award-winning golf venue and world-class hospitality services, Abu Dhabi’s Yas Island is a destination like nowhere else.
Fans and media are welcome to keep abreast of the latest news and details on IIFA and Hindi cinema by logging on to www.iifa.com or checking out the social media handles:
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About IIFA (International Indian Film Academy)
IIFA is dedicated to building bridges across cinemas, businesses, communities and nations, creating everyone’s dream: “One People. One World”. IIFA is the most appreciated South Asian film academy and a global platform that gives the Indian film fraternity an opportunity to reach audiences in international territories. The alliances made via the platform of IIFA provide huge benefits and gain to India and an equally important objective is to create similar benefits in the host country. The aim is to establish a system of mutual benefit to both India as well as the host destinations by boosting tourism, economic development, trade, culture, cross-border investments and film co-productions. The IIFA Weekend & Awards each year and travels to new, exciting and beautiful destinations, taking the film fraternity to unite and celebrate the best of Indian film and culture, thereby taking Indian Cinema and India to a wider audience. www.iifa.com
About the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi:
The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) drives the sustainable growth of Abu Dhabi’s culture and tourism sectors, fuels economic progress and helps achieve Abu Dhabi’s wider global ambitions. By working in partnership with the organizations that define the emirate’s position as a leading international destination, DCT Abu Dhabi strives to unite the ecosystem around a shared vision of the Emirate’s potential, coordinate effort and investment, deliver innovative solutions, and use the best tools, policies and systems to support the culture and tourism industries.
DCT Abu Dhabi’s vision is defined by the emirate’s people, heritage and landscape. We work to enhance Abu Dhabi’s status as a place of authenticity, innovation, and unparalleled experiences, represented by its living traditions of hospitality, pioneering initiatives and creative thought.
Miral is Abu Dhabi's creator of destinations, uniting people and places through unique, immersive and exciting experiences. Responsible for the development and management of Yas Island, Miral's assets encompass entertainment, hospitality, leisure, sport, dining and retail destinations. Today, Yas Island is home to Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi, Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi, CLYMB™ Abu Dhabi, Yas Links Golf Course, Yas Mall, Yas Marina Circuit, Yas Marina and eight hotels, including Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island located on Yas Bay, the soon to be Abu Dhabi’s premier waterfront destination.
For more information, visit http://www.miral.ae
About Yas Island
Yas Island is one of the world’s fastest growing leisure and entertainment destinations, located on the golden shores of Abu Dhabi - just 20 minutes from downtown Abu Dhabi and 50 minutes from Dubai. Yas Island offers holiday makers a diverse mix of award-winning leisure and entertainment experiences, from one-of-a-kind theme parks, world-class shopping and superb dining, to a links golf course, exciting water and motor sports, and spectacular musical, entertainment and family events all within the 25 sq km Island. Today, Yas Island is home to the award-winning theme parks Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Yas Waterworld, Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi, the record-breaking CLYMB™ Abu Dhabi, Yas Marina Circuit (home to the FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX™), Yas Marina, the award-winning Yas Links golf course, as well as Abu Dhabi’s largest mall, Yas Mall. With hotels, including W Abu Dhabi - Yas Island, Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island, Crowne Plaza Yas Island Abu Dhabi, Yas Island Rotana, Centro Yas Island by Rotana, Radisson Blu Hotel Abu Dhabi Yas Island, Park Inn by Radisson Hotel Abu Dhabi Yas Island and Staybridge Suites Abu Dhabi Yas Island, plus more than 165 dining experiences, the destination also features indoor and outdoor concert venues including MAD and Etihad Arena - all of which are complemented by a range of visitor services that connect all attractions to one another.