Neha Kakkar and Ankit Tiwari concert headlines Festival of Lights celebrations at Global Village
Dubai, 08 November 2018: Neha Kakkar and Ankit Tiwari, two bright stars and accomplished Bollywood singers, will perform live on Friday, 9th November, on the Main Stage at Global Village.
The duo have designed their performance keeping in mind the Festival of Lights celebrations that go on till Saturday, 10th November, and hope to leave audiences dazzled with their high voltage performance.
Neha Kakkar was discovered on Indian Idol and launched her first album, ‘Neha-The Rock Star’, in 2008. She is well known for popular Bollywood songs including ‘Sunny Sunny’, ‘Manali Trance’, ‘Aao Raja’, ‘Dhating Naach’, ‘London Thumakda’ and ‘Dilbar’. She has also contributed to two albums by contemporary singers – ‘Hanju’ by Meiyang Chang, and ‘Patt Lainge’ by Gippy Grewal.
Ankit Tiwari began his musical career composing jingles and background music for television. His first Bollywood compositions were for the movies ‘Do Dooni Chaar’ (2010) and ‘Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster’ (2011), when he also began his singing career. He found acclaim with ‘Sunn Raha Hai’ from Aashiqui 2 which won the Best Music Director at Filmfare Awards, the top Bollywood awards in India. In 2014, he received another two Filmfare award nominations, winning Best Male Playback Singer for ‘Galliyan’. He also recorded the chart topping ‘O Yara’ for the Pakistani film, Bin Roye.
Global Village concerts are held every Friday at 9 pm, after the fireworks show on the Main Stage. All concerts are included in the price of Global Village’s entry tickets for AED 15. Global Village welcomes guests for its 23rd season for 159 days from 30th October 2018 to 6th April 2019. It opens from 4:00 pm – 12:00 midnight Saturday to Wednesday and from 4:00 pm – 1:00 am on Thursday, Friday and public holidays. Global Village is dedicated to families and women only on Mondays.