It has just been announced that John Legend will return to the 16th Emirates Airline Dubai Jazz Festival in February of next year.

The confirmation marks the multi-award winning, platinum artist's third appearance at the festival (he first headlined in 2008, followed by 2015) and he's set to delight audiences again with songs from his latest album Darkness and Light, as well as hits like All Of Me during the two-hour set.

Chillout Productions' has confirmed that Legend will headline the second day of the festival, following last week's announcement that iconic British band Duran Duran will open the event. 

"We're thrilled to welcome back audience favourite John Legend for our 16th edition," Anthony Younes, the Founder and CEO of Chillout Productions, said in a statement. "We found that adding him to our lineup is a big reward to his growing fan base in the Middle East." 

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