13 Sep 2017, 9am.
13 Sep 2017, 10am.
Sounds of Sufi
With Rekha Bharadwaj, Harshdeep Kaur and Rasika Shekar
An MTV Unplugged evening with three of the leading singers/musicians from India: Rekha Bharadwaj, Harshdeep Kaur and Rasika Shekar. They are coming together for the first time in Singapore to perform at the Esplanade Concert Hall. It promises to be a soulful journey of beautiful songs which will include their famous hits from Bollywood and folk music.
A magical musical evening Sounds of Sufi.
Approximately 2 hour 20 minutes
(20 minutes interval)
Rating / Age Limit
- No admission for infants in arms and children below 3 years old
- Children 3 years and above must purchase ticket for entry
- Admission is subject to tickets produced at the entrance
Late Seating Advisory:
- You are strongly advised to be seated 15 minutes before the performance start time
- No admission will be allowed into the venue once the performance has commenced
- Exceptions may be made at Esplanade's discretion depending on the nature of the performance
Photography / Video Recording Rules
- No Photography, Video recording and Audio recording is permitted for this event
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A renowned Indian playback singer who is known for her distinctive style of singing, Rekha Bharadwaj has sung over 70 superhit Bollywood songs including ‘Judaai’ (Badlapur), ‘Mileya Mileya‘ (Happy Ending), ‘Kabira’ & ‘Ghaghra’ (Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani), ‘Banna Banni’ (Revolver Rani), ‘Phir le aaya dil’ (Barfi), ‘Dum Ghuta Hai’ (Drishyam), ‘Zindagi Kuch toh Bata’ (Bajrangi Bhaijaan) & ‘Zinda’ (Talvar). Some of her recent releases that are topping the charts are ‘Teri Fariyaad’ (Tum Bin 2), ‘Mere Miya Gaye England’, ‘Tippa Ek Dooni Do’, ‘Chori Chori’, ‘Yeh Ishq Hai’ (Rangoon). Her recent song in the Pakistan movie Bin Roye has won the hearts of many.
Rekha Bharadwaj has won the Global Indian Music Awards (GIMA) as ‘Best Duet for the song Kabira’ with Tochi Raina and ‘Darling’ in 2012, a national award for the song ‘Badi Dheere Jali’ (Ishqiya). She has won the IIFA award for the best female singer ‘Sasural Genda Phool’, Filmfare for ‘Masakali’ and many more
Rekha Bhardwaj is known for her soulful voice and leaves the audiences awestruck by her performance. She has performed in over 500+ concerts all over the globe.
Harshdeep Kaur is an Indian Playback singer known for her very popular Indian film songs. She has worked with some leading music directors like A.R Rahman, Pritam, Vishal-Shekhar, Shankar Ehsaan Loy and Amit Trivedi. Some of her popular hits are ‘Katiya Karun’ (Rockstar), ‘Heer’ (Jab Tak Hai Jaan), Ik Onkar (Rang De Basanti), ‘Zaalima’ (Raees), ‘Nachde Ne Saare’ (Baar Baar Dekho), ‘Bari Barsi’ (Band Baaja Baaraat), ‘Kabira’ (Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani) and ‘Balley Balley’ (Bin Roye), a Pakistani film. She has performed in Coke Studio (India) in all the three seasons headlined the prestigious Southbank Centre Music Festival in London, alongside Soul/Bollywood singer Ash King. In August 2013, she headlined the prestigious Mosaic Festival held in Mississauga, Canada and has also performed at the London Mela in Gunnersbury Park.
Harshdeep is the winner of MTV Video GaGa Contest200 and featured on MTV Ray Ban Never Hide Sounds as a Mentor for young and upcoming bands in the Sufi Genre. She mentored the Sufi-Rock Band 'Nasya' in first season & the band ‘Jihaana’ in Season 2.
Rasika is one of the most popular singer-flautist in the Entertainment Industry today. She has been performing since the age of 14, ranging from ghazals, semi-classical, bollywood and others She has performed with one of the biggest guitar legends of all time, John McLaughlin, as a part of Berklee’s finale concert in Spain to thousands of people. She performs Indian classical vocals and the Indian bamboo flute, blending Indian music with a jazz repertoire.
Rasika has performed as a special guest of honor at the Istikhbar Festival in Tunisia and a solo act at the World Music concert at the Fundacion Bancaja in Valencia, Spain. She was the special featured artist in “Roots and Origins of India to Valencia” bringing together Indian music, flamenco and western classical music. She has performed numerous live shows with the legendary trio Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy and also been a part of the World Flute Festival in India.