- Hardwell, world’s number one DJ, energized the largest crowd to date of 16,000 at unmatched sixth year Creamfields Abu Dhabi 2014 at the du Arena
- Creamfields 2014 closes out a spectacular year for FLASH Entertainment
- Festival sees international and regional superstars performing, with DJs Hardwell, Afrojack, Adam Beyer and Marco Carola
Dutch house master and world’s number one DJ, Hardwell, showed Abu Dhabi the ultimate party on Friday night at the du Arena on Yas Island, closing out a momentous year of world class entertainment and phenomenal festivals in the UAE from FLASH Entertainment. Creamfields Abu Dhabi, the biggest dance festival of the year brought together a crowd of 16,000 who enjoyed Hardwell’s anthems such as Faded and Summertime Sadness. Fan-favourite Afrojack had a triumphant return to the du Arena stage, while Swedish maverick Adam Beyer and Italian legend Marco Carola sent the crowd into raptures at the House Stage
“This was my first Creamfields Abu Dhabi and the crowd was just great,” said Hardwell after the eight hour long dance extravaganza.
The headliners were joined by local and regional artists at the forefront of the electronic dance music renaissance. Regional and local talent create the backbone of Creamfields Abu Dhabi and this year is no different showcasing Lebanon’s finest, maDJam, who makes his sixth appearance at this dance-extravaganza, along with fellow Lebanese DJs, Ronin & Nesta. Saudi-Turkish DJ, producer, remixer and MTV Europe Award Nominee – Omar Basaad, brought an even more regional flavour along with Avid Bold and Asphyxia & Angelo, while UAE house music stalwarts Mr. Mr., Genie and Stacktraxxx, Greg Gow, Arcade 82 and Smokingroove kept the party going all night long for energetic fans.
Scott Barton, owner of Cream, said: “We are delighted on how the sixth edition of Creamfields Abu Dhabi went. Now a permanent fixture and undoubtedly the highlight of the Abu Dhabi party calendar the show gets better every year. A massive thank you to the artists, the audience and our partners FLASH Entertainment for making this years’ Creamfields Abu Dhabi the best yet. Roll on 2015!”
Closing out its landmark 6th year, Creamfields Abu Dhabi continued to push the boundaries of the weird and wonderful with multiple-award winning and hugely popular Electric Day. UAE’s top electronic dance music nights Electric Days hosted top DJs Pro-Moe, Amy Wells, Jacob Bailey and Miss P.M. at the Electric Days tent with a full showcase of exciting festival activations on top of the stellar line-up.