The performance started at 4pm in Mirpur Stadium. The singer’s manager Robin Thakur Rubaiyat confirmed the news beforehand.
Channel 9's head of program, Tanvir Khan commented before the show, "James, will perform from 4pm to 6pm, before the BPL finals kick off. We invited him to sing so we can keep a good vibe in the arena. And James is an international sensation, we hope everyone enjoys.” A group of dancers also accompanied the legendary singer in order to entertain the crowd.