GP Management presents The Podium Lounge A-List After-Parties over the 2016 FORMULA 1 SINGAPORE AIRLINES SINGAPORE GRAND PRIX on Friday 16, Saturday 17 & Sunday 18 September from 10pm.
In it’s 8th consecutive year at The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore, this sell-out, celebrity packed event is returning to The Grand Ballroom of The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia, which will undergo a dramatic transformation into a glamorous ultra lounge featuring a dizzying overhead catwalk and VIP balconies offering a magical party experience with the racing community for up to 3,000 guests per night.
Recognised as the most glamorous celebration of Singapore’s night race, situated within the track and directly across from The Paddock Club, The Podium Lounge hosts Formula 1® drivers, teams, Royalty, celebrities, ambassadors, supermodels and Asiaʼs jet-setting party elite each year. Guests will be entertained by E! News Presenter Yvette King who will be hosting the drivers, celebrity guests & performers on the red carpet each night.
The Spectacular Opening Party on Friday 16 September welcomes British Superstars Me & Mrs Jones, with pop sensation Sophie Ellis-Bextor on vocals and Richard Jones supporting on the decks. Sophie’s chart topping singles include dancefloor favourites Murder On The Dancefloor, Groovjet (If This Ain’t Love) and Take Me Home and will be accompanied by her husband Richard; the bass guitarist of British rock band The Feeling.
Back by popular demand Mark Doyle (the creator of HED KANDI) and the Fierce Angel Collective will return to deliver another rousing performance on Saturday 17 September with live entertainment including ‘Fierce Diva’ Soraya Vivian (vocals), London’s most sought-after celebrity saxophonist Emma Frampton and Cuban percussionist Pablo Calzado on the drums.
On Race Night, Sunday 20 September Grammy Award winning singer Estelle will be turbo-boosting the high-octane party celebrations. The British hip-hop/soul sensation’s mega hit ‘American Boy‘ with Kanye West hit #1 in the UK Charts and she’s had enormous success collaborating with David Guetta on ‘One Love‘ as well as with John Legend, Robin Thicke, Rick Ross, Chris Brown and will.i.am.
The Podium Lounge consistently sees celebrities such as Gordon Ramsey, Kim Kardashian, Hodor (Kristian Nairn), Princess Charlene of Monaco, Michel Adam (Founder of Fashion TV), Bobby Chinn, Sky Blu (LMFAO), Rudimental, Stephane Pompougnac, Nadia Ali, Dimitri from Paris, Joey Negro, Sander Kleinenberg, Andreas Villas Boas, Brian Kelleher, Diego Maradona and several Miss Universes attending alongside F1® Racing Legends including Sir Jackie Stewart, Jacques Villeneuve, Eddie Jordan, David Coulthard, Damon Hill, Martin Brundle, Johnny Herbert, Rubens Barrichello, Alex Yoong, Nico Rosberg, Sebastien Buemi, Romain Grosjean, Fernando Alonso and Sebastian Vettel. The Podium Lounge, right besides VIP Gate 10 will once again be the place to spot the stars of the racing community.