PALAZZO VERSACE DUBAI WELCOMES CLARK BECKHAM, 2015 AMERICAN IDOL RUNNER UP, AS THE NEW RESIDENT ACT AT Q’S BAR AND LOUNGE
Q’s Bar and Lounge, Quincy Jones’ first-ever bar and lounge located at Palazzo Versace Dubai, welcomes Clark Beckham, 2015 American Idol Runner-up as the next musical prodigy, starting from January 9th to February 17th, 2018.
Clark’s tuneful vocals have led him on a journey from singing in churches and on the street corners with his guitar to performing on national television in front of millions of viewers. Clark's bluesy voice placed him as THE fan favorite and runner-up of the 2015 season on American Idol, and his live performances dominated the top 10 most viewed videos on the program’ YouTube. Clark was nominated for the Teen Choice award for Music’s Next Big Thing, and signed with Quincy Jones.
Clark continues to captivate audiences worldwide, as he performed across the United States on Jon Bellion’s sold-out tour.
The artist has recently released new songs “Must be hard being you”, which was a collaboration with The Shadowboxers, and “I need”, which was produced by Steve Jordan and features John Mayer’s all-star band: Steve Jordan on drums, Pin Palladino on bass, and Isaiah Sharkey on guitar, with horn arrangements by Jerry Hey and Keyon Harrold.
Quincy Jones, the maestro behind Q’s Bar and Lounge, is a genius American record producer, musician, and composer. As a master inventor of musical hybrids, he has shuffled pop, soul, hip-hop, jazz, classical, African, and Brazilian music into many dazzling fusions, traversing virtually every medium, including records, live performance, movies, and television.
Jones’ creative magic has spanned over seven decades, beginning with the music of the post-swing era, and continues to influence today’s high-technology, international multi-media hybrids. Named by Time Magazine as one of the most influential jazz musicians of the 20th century. Quincy Jones continues his legacy featuring next-generation stars at Q’s in Palazzo Versace Dubai.
Guests will be drawn into the intimate living room space, which is decked out with plush furniture and mahogany tables facing the vibrant stage. Q’s offers high-quality comfort food stirred by New York and New Orleans culinary culture, and a wide selection of rare beverages in the FROW to the world’s finest music acts complemented by unmatched acoustics.