Christina Aguilera to make first-ever performance in Morocco

Christina Aguilera is set to perform at Morocco’s 2016 music festival Mawazine. (File photo: AP)

US popstar Christina Aguilera is set to perform at Morocco’s 2016 music festival Mawazine, organizers of the festival announced on Friday.

Aguilera’s upcoming performance will be the singer’s first show in Morocco.

“Morocco is a place I have always wanted to visit and I am honored to have been invited to perform at the Mawazine Festival,” Aguilera said in a statement. “I cannot wait to meet all the amazing fans and to explore your beautiful country.”

The annual festival, held in the capital Rabat began in 2001 and has previously been attended by over two million festivalgoers.

Aguilera’s last performance in the Middle East was held in the UAE in 2008 during her world tour.

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