Lionel Richie to perform at Newbury Racecourse

PUBLISHED: 10:29 21 June 2012 | UPDATED: 21:31 20 February 2013

Lionel Richie to perform at Newbury Racecourse

Lionel Richie to perform at Newbury Racecourse

Legendary singer at Party in the Paddock series on Saturday, 22 September

What better way to end the summer than with a stylish day at the races and a spectacular performance by legendary artist Lionel Richie? On Saturday, 22 September Newbury Racecourse's Party in the Paddock series continues, bringing the globally acclaimed singer-songwriter back to our shores to wow crowds at his first UK concert in three years.

The concert will follow a day of world class racing with Lionel Richie performing some of his greatest hits including Dancing on the Ceiling, All Night Long, Easy and Hello.

Tickets went on sale on Wednesday, 20 June via Ticketmaster, or 0844 826 2826, with prices starting from 35, which includes both the racing and concert. Tickets and a range of hospitality, dining and The White Room after party packages will be available on from 9am on Friday, 22June.

This performance will be Lionel Richies first in the UK since 2009.

The concert completes the Dubai Duty Free International Weekend; two days of racing with three Group races including the Dubai Duty Free Mill Reef stakes and the Dubai Duty Free Arc Trial. The first of seven races commences at 1.25pm with Lionel Richie taking to the stage following the final race.

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