Jennifer Lopez gives concert in Baku (PHOTO)
Azerbaijan, Baku, /Trend, V. Imanov/
The world famous singer Jennifer Lopez gave a concert on the grand stage of "Baku Crystal Hall", where "Eurovision-2012" song contest was held.
As a guest, famous singer and composer Emin Agalarov performed songs from his latest album, "After the Thunder", that became famous in many countries of the world.
The concert in Baku was sold out, and went on with 25 000 spectators.
Emin Agalarov and Jennifer Lopez opened their performances with a "Salam (Welcome), Baku" salute.
While for Agalarov Baku is a hometown, Jennifer Lopez performed in the Azerbaijani capital for the first time.
The day before, Lopez performed at the opening of the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup at the stadium named after Tofig Bakhramov.
Emin Agalarov on the other hand just returned from a successful U.S. promotional tour, which was timed to the support of the "Baby Get Higher" single, and international album "After the Thunder".
For more than a year singer's songs are leading in the UK charts. Agalarov is the first and the only singer noy only from the CIS countries, but also a non-British one, who has achieved this kind of success.
EMIN opened the gala evening with songs form "Just For One Night" and "Never Enough", which was perfomed on the final of "Eurovision 2012" on the stage of Crystal Hall in Baku.
"I am glad that once again had the opportunity to perform on stage of Baku Crystal Hall in my hometown with one of the most talented and successful singers in the world," - EMIN said.
The famous singer presented an enchanting 45-minute show with professional dancers and the Philharmonic String Orchestra, performed his hits and songs from his new album "After The Thunder".
His every performance was met with a standing ovation. After singing Muslum Magomayev's composition "Blue Eternity" spectators stood up to greet the musician.
After a short break, Jennifer Lopez appeared on the scene, presenting a special exclusive show for the Baku public, preparations of which involved 65 trucks, 5 aircrafts and nearly 500 staff members.
About 60 members of Lopez' team have arrived along with her to participate in the show.
Pyrotechnics, a change of scenery and costumes, laser lights shine, hot dances, which were staged by Lopez herself and even a boxing ring, gave the guests a festive evening immersed in the magical world of temptations and fantasies of one of the most talented, rich and highly paid women the world of show business.
The concert was organized by "Omnikomo Music Group", the representative of "Universal Music Group" in Azerbaijan.