Per AQUUM Huvafenfushi Maldives to host Corinne Bailey Rae with PULSE
PER AQUUM Huvafen Fushi has announced on hosting the Queen of British Soul, Corinne Bailey Rae. The famous British singer will be at the resort for a one-night only performance on April 3rd.
PER AQUUM has been hosting such events in their PULSE line-up from A-list shows to intimate celebrations. Corinne Bailey Rae’s performance will be the latest one-of-a-kind event in a stream of engaging experiences brought to life by creative icons and up-and-coming artists.
The famed British star will make a moonlit appearance with a breathtaking backdrop at one of the Maldives’ luxurious resorts. She will be performing at sunset on Stingray Beach, revealing her talents with hits from her debut self-titled album ‘The Sea and The Heart Speaks in Whispers’. Guests staying at Huvafen Fushi have the opportunity to watch the performance as compliments of the resort.
Bailey Rae has over five million albums sold and has been awarded two Grammy Awards, including Best R&B Performance. The British singer, songwriter and guitarist’s self-titled album was launched in 2006, debuting at number one in the United Kingdom. She returned in 2016 with her third studio album ‘The Heart Speaks in Whispers’ featuring Green Aphrodisiac. Her latest album was included in the ten best R&B songs by Billboard’s critics.
In her most recent accomplishments, Bailey Rae covered Coldplay’s The Scientist for the opening title sequence of the famous movie, Universal Pictures’ Fifty Shades Darker. The track is also featured on the Fifty Shades Darker Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
General Manager of Huvafen Fushi, Sebnem Aylin Akyurt said that the exclusive PULSE by PER AQUUM performance by Bailey Rae underlines the resort’s passion for bold luxury and one-of-a-kind experiences through collaborations with both emerging and A-list artistes, designers and brands.
“From Zoe Jordan to Camilla Franks to Joss Stone to the world’s first underwater resort-based art exhibition by Andreas Franke, Corinne Bailey Rae joins a select list of artistes who have graced our Dream Island, as it translates in the local Dhivehi tongue,” she added.
Bailey Rae mentioned that she has always dreamed of visiting the Maldives.
“The idea of performing on a white powdered beach under a blanket of stars with the most turquoise of oceans as my backdrop inspires me. I am delighted to join the esteemed list of artistes who have delivered immersive experiences for PULSE by PER AQUUM and I can’t wait to meet everyone at Huvafen Fushi,” she said.
The PULSE Experiences were launched in 2016, which included the movements of Scheherazade, Swan Lake, Giselle, Don Quixote and Carmen Suite by the Mariinsky Ballet’s First Soloist, Xander Parish. There was also an exclusive one-night only performance by Grammy Award-winner Joss Stone, an exclusive meet-the-author event with Justine Picardie, Editor-in-Chief of Harper’s Bazaar and Town & Country, UK, and the literary genius behind the widely acclaimed biography Coco Chanel: The Legend and the Life.
Huvafen Fushi continues to thrive in pioneering into the world of all-time favourite experiences including underwater spa rituals at LIME Spa, underground dinners with wine pairing at Vinum, sleeping under a blanket of stars on a Dream Dhoni or lazing away at a deserted sandbank. surrounded by an impressive house reef, the private island paradise operates the world’s first and only underwater spa. The resort is inclusive of only 44 rooms, giving their guests intimate and private experience of ultimate luxury.