In Photos: International Musicians Who Performed by the Pyramids of Egypt
The Pyramids of Giza exude an aura of grandeur and mystery. With their massive size and complex design, it comes as no surprise that they are one of the Seven Wonders of the World.
Their historical significance not only makes them a must-visit destination for history buffs from around the world, it also makes them a one-of-a-kind backdrop for renowned musicians.
Throughout the past decades, many bands and singers have left their mark on this historical spot, whether through relaxing jazz tunes or hardcore rock ballads. The latest to join the roster are the Black Eyed Peas, and it’s always exciting to wonder who might be coming next.
The pyramids have witnessed thrilling rock ballads…
The Grateful Dead, 1978
Red Hot Chili Peppers, 2019
Enchanting opera music…
Andrea Bocelli, 2003 & 2010
Captivating world music…
Catchy pop songs…
Mariah Carey, 2010
Julio Iglesias, 1980 & 2010
The Black Eyed Peas, 2021
Relaxing jazz tunes…
Frank Sinatra, 1979
Louis Armstrong, 1961
And even trance music!
Armin Van Buuren, 2017
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