Zouk is a popular night club in Singapore with a capacity of over 1500 people. It is often compared with some of the best clubs in the world such as Tokyo’s Womb, XS in Las Vegas and Octagon, Seoul. It has won various awards including Singapore’s Best Nightspot on six occasions.The club was opened in 1991 and has since been on everyone’s list of the best clubs in the world. Zouk Club is located near to Singapore River and is now closed for redevelopment of Riviere by Frasers Property.
Zouk Popular Clubbing Scene near to Singapore River
House music is the main genre played in Zouk to mostly a young crowd. It also plays pop music especially on Wednesdays. It has seven resident DJs and also brings in celebrated DJs such as Hardwell, Afrojack and Tiesto. The super-club also incorporates regular live performances from artists such as Kylie Minogue, Galliano and Chemical Brothers. In addition to live performances, it also hosts art events, fashion shows, exhibitions and film screenings.
Zouk Velvet Underground
Zouk has Velvet Underground which plays Garage and Soul for slightly older people or those with an aversion to Techno. The mood in the Velvet Underground is futuristic and sophisticated. Velvet Underground is further split into Velvet Lounge and Velvet Dance. Velvet Dance has huge space perfect for dancing. It was designed with a purpose of leaving an impression. It has iconic LED walls and ceiling, coupled with state-of-the art lighting not to mention. Velvet Dance’s primary focus is to take music to the next level. Internationally acclaimed DJs grace the decks alongside their host DJs-they share a common vision of getting music going and creating dance-athons till dawn.
Zouk Perfect Spot for Laid Back Evenings
Velvet Lounge has original arts from the likes of Frank Stella, Takashi Murakami and Andy Warhol. It is tastefully designed, making it Zouk’s sexy club. Its environment is refined and operates on guest list policy. It also has table reservation and a server per table to match its premier establishment.
Zouk has a pre club bar with a relaxed setting and a contemporary design.The chill out facility has an overhead canopy-the place to hang out,see and be seen before heading to the club. Wine is the most popular drink . Bankers, lawyers and designers prefer this place to chat and mingle as they anticipate laid back evenings in the club. Finally, Zouk has Phuture bar that plays jazz and hip hop music. It is also a perfect spot for music adventurous since it plays anything experimental. Phuture has top-notch sound systems and excellent drink menu. Zouk is a nice place for tourists and local clubbers to hang out and spend time.