DONE Events has announced that global platinum-selling superstar Katy Perry and Grammy award-winning R&B sensation Usher will perform live at the FAI World Parachuting Championships closing ceremony.
After an exciting week of competitions, the World Parachuting Championships will come to a close on December 8 beginning with an awards ceremony and victory parade to celebrate the winners from the previous week.
Katy Perry, who will perform in Dubai for the first time, has cemented her status as a best-selling superstar with the global success of her second studio album, "Teenage Dream", which has spent every week in Billboard's Top 200 album sales chart since its release two years ago. She has five number one singles from one album on the Billboard Top 100 chart - "California Gurls", "Teenage Dream", "Firework", "E.T." and "Last Friday Night". �
With over 65 million records sold worldwide, Usher is one of the best-selling artists of all time. He has won seven Grammy awards including Best R&B Male Vocal Performance and Best R&B Album. He's had nine singles reach number one on the Billboard Top 100 chart, including smash hits "U Got It Bad", "U Remind Me", "Yeah!", "Confessions Part II", "My Boo" and "OMG".