Popular Indian singer Neha Kakkar will headline the first edition of One FM Live, an initiative of One FM 89.6 - Qatar ki Dhadkan, in Doha Thursday evening.
One FM Live will be a regular affair with One FM promising to bring to the audience the “best in live music to Doha”, the organisers have said.
The concert takes place at Ali Bin Hamad Al Attiyah Arena at 7pm Thursday.
The organisers held a press conference to give details of the show. Present at the meet were Naveed Abdulla, CEO of One FM 89.6; Jassim Mohamed, CEO of Red Apple Events and Media (event manager); and Assad Khan, head of marketing, Qatar Cinema and Film Distribution Company.
Neha needs no introduction, from being a participant who got eliminated in the second round of ‘Indian Idol’ Season 2 to being a judge today of the same show. All her latest tracks have been chartbusters and crossed millions of views on YouTube. Her ‘Mile Jo Tum’ has crossed a whopping 585mn views and is officially the most viewed Indian music video on Youtube.
Neha has a massive digital presence with more than 14mn followers on Instagram and close to 15mn on Facebook. She is known for her versatility in mastering all genres of Indian music. Be it bhangra, melody or dance - she tops it all with a voice that mesmerises.
She is flying in with a 15-member troupe that will ensure Doha is treated to a “massive audio-visual experience like never before”, the organisers said in a statement.
The event is supported by VIU, Malabar Gold & Diamonds, Rusiya Group, Able Waters, Talabat, VLCC, Bombay Silks and Brooks Café. The Westin Doha Hotel & Spa is the official host, Careem the official ride, Qatar Events the official event partner, Whatsup Doha the official web TV partner, Doha Rocks Café the official café and Qatar Cinema company the official cinema partner.
Tickets are priced from QR50 to QR500, and are being sold at all major hypermarkets, cafes and restaurants in and around Qatar. They are also available on online platforms such as Ayna Tickets and Wanasa Time. For more details and ticket delivery, those interested can contact 50005896.