Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza has revealed some of the world’s best-selling artists across a range of genres as the first acts to play at the hotel this summer, promising a show-stopping debut season for the newest hotel on the White Isle. International superstars Chic & Nile Rodgers, UB40, Robin Thicke, Icona Pop, Jason Derülo, Ellie Goulding, Kylie Minogue, Snoop Dogg and Placebo will grace the outdoor stage of the first Hard Rock Hotel in Europe, which opened 18 May, as part of the hotel’s series of musical events this summer.
13 June Official Grand Opening Party
The outstanding line-up will follow the inauguration of the Main Stage by Chic featuring Nile Rodgers, joined by legendary DJ duo Masters At Work and newcomer Brian Cross, at Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza’s Official Grand Opening Party on 13 June, which will set the standard for a summer of superb live music and entertainment. With a blend of reggae, RnB, dance, pop and rock music already revealed to set the five-star hotel alight this summer, Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza will be the place to absorb the renowned musical heritage status of both the Hard Rock brand and the party island of Ibiza.
20 June Neneh Cherry
Neneh Cherry is coming back stronger than ever and is doing so at Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza with “Blank Project”, her first album of her own songs, produced by electronic wizard Four Tet. The step-daughter of the great jazz trumpet player Don Cherry, she quickly found success with “Buffalo Stance” and again topped the charts around the world with “Seven Seconds” in a duet with Youssou N’Dour.
27 June UB40
Among the first to rock the hotel is iconic British reggae band UB40, who will be landing in Ibiza on 27 June during their sell-out 2014 UK and European tour.
4 July Robin Thicke
The following week, of-the-moment solo artist Robin Thicke will bring his energetic and dynamic performance style to Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza’s Main Stage on 4 July.
11 July Icona Pop
Swedish duo, Icona Pop, will hit Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza on 11 July with their unique anddramatic sound that is characterised by chanted choruses, the beating of bass drums and signature ‘bittersweet’ lyrics.
25 July Jason Derülo
At neighbouring Ushuaïa Ibiza Beach Hotel, triple platinum R&B and dance singer-songwriter Jason Derülo is set to draw in fans from around the world on 25 July as part of an exciting collaboration with Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza.
8 August Ellie Goulding
On 8 August, the distinctive and unforgettable sound of Ellie Goulding will echo around the property when the multi-talented English singer-songwriter arrives for an exclusive concert.
15 August Snoop Dogg
Tipped as the biggest hip-hop event of the Ibiza season, multi-platinum hip-hop and reggae icon Snoop Dogg will step up to Ibiza’s iconic Ushuaïa stage on 15 August in another unique Hard Rock / Ushuaïa collaboration. Accompanied by DJ Sneak, Pete Tong and Brian Cross, this star studded union is already tipped to be one of the White Isle’s star events of the summer.
22 August Kylie Minogue
Marking a quarter of a century in pop music in 2012, Kylie Minogue is a one of the world’s most successful pop stars, counting 12 studio albums, over 40 Top 40 hits and 68 million record sales during her career so far. The Aussie will be joining Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza’s party-goers for an exclusive concert on 22 August.
12 September Placebo
Also ready to roll at the new Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza is internationally acclaimed rock band Placebo for a concert on 12 September. Fresh from a huge world tour, which saw the band visit the USA, Europe and Australia between November 2013 and March 2014, Placebo is renowned for its remarkable live performances and a unique melodic trademark sound, which will get rock and rollers at the new hotel on their feet.
Watch this space for even more announcements.
‘This Is Hard Rock.’ events start at 6pm. Tickets are priced at 40? and can be purchased here: ushuaiaibiza.com/tickets
Rooms at Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza start from £194 based on two people sharing and includes breakfast.
For more information or to book, please visit www.hrhibiza.com.