The Platinum Jubilee weekend celebrations saw thousands of events all over the country. From big military parades, street parties, art exhibitions, concerts to communities celebrations, it has been a weekend that has brought together everyone from various backgrounds and different works of life.
By Deborah Thomas
One of the most spectacular was the Jubilee Concert party around the Victoria memorial on Saturday evening that saw a fantastic line up of musicians and artists with thousands of ecstatic crowd cheering all the way. The star studded Jubilee concert line-up included the legendary singer Diana Ross, Sir Rod Stewart, Alicia keys, Duran Duran, Andrea Bocelli, Craig David and Diversity.
The Queen Meets Paddington Bear
Opening with a surprising comedy sketch of The Queen having tea with the Paddington Bear. Though she was not in attendance at the party but her presence was thoroughly felt. It was so well done and was a perfect opening for the party.
Adam Lambert & Queen
Queen and Adam Lambert opening performance was as expected, stunning and spectacular. The iconic duo performed their amazing hit songs with the famous ‘We will rock you’ and a host of their electrifying songs. The audience sang along and they were loud and excited and there couldn’t have been a better opening.
American Songstress Alicia Keys wowed the crowd looking stunning in a black cape dress with gold shoulders. She belted out her famous hit songs like ‘Empire State of The Mind’ and ‘Superwoman’ with the crowd singing along.
Italian Tenor Andrea Bocelli was one of the highlights of the party and he truly delivered. His stunning rendition of ‘Nessus Dorma was so breathtaking that he got many fans including the Royals totally emotional.
Diana Ross At The Platinum Jubilee Concert
What a great way to close the show with the Iconic Diana Ross. The legendary singer Diana Ross stunned the audience as she performed at the Palace making this her first appearance on stage in the Uk in 15 years. She sang a variety of her biggest hits and looked absolutely gorgeous in the stunning outfit too. The concert was superb, the crowds were happy and the atmosphere was simply electrifying.
Drone Show At The Palace
There was a superb drone show towards the end of the concert over Buckingham Palace featuring floating corgis and teapots in the skies. The Drone and lights made the night truly remarkable making the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Party one of a kind and truly a special occasion.
Teapot In The Sky
Corgi In The Sky
Her Majesty The Queen’s 70 years of service deserves the biggest cheers ever. London Glossy joins the country to say “Thank You Ma’am for your selfless service the country.