Omar Hakim to take Istanbul stage
ISTANBUL - Hürriyet Daily News
One of the most successful drummers and session men of the past 35 years, Omar Hakim will give a concert in Istanbul July 31, as part of the Jazz in Ramadan series. The concert starts at 9 p.m. and tickets are available at Biletix booths. Widely acclaimed for his versatility, technical prowess and groove, Hakim has collaborated with prominent artists including George Benson, Lionel Richie, Chaka Khan, Anita Baker, Bobby McFerrin, John Scofield, the Urban Knights, Bruce Springsteen, Michael Jackson, Celine Dion, Jewel, J-Lo, D’Angelo, Mariah Carey and Madonna.