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A. R. Rahman India's second musician to perform at UN

We comes to know that 49 years Rahman will perform a variety of albums, including a unique musical rendition of Rabindranath Tagore’s Where the Mind is Without any Fear.

We comes to know that 49 years Rahman will perform a variety of albums, including a unique musical rendition of Rabindranath Tagore’s Where the Mind is Without any Fear.
In This Image: AR Rahman
The Mozart of Madras will be the second Indian to perform at the UN after Subbulakshmi!
 

India’s Ambassador-Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Syed Akbaruddin, tweeted

India’s Ambassador-Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Syed Akbaruddin, tweeted
In This Image: AR Rahman
“Jai Ho to echo UN? AR Rahman to perform at UN in homage to MS Subbulakshmi on India’s 70th Independence Day (sic),” along with a poster bearing images of Rahman and MS Subbulakshmi.

The concert aims to commemorate the birth centenary of the late legendary musician and Bharat Ratna awardee. The two-time Academy Award-winning composer is likely to perform a wide range of his albums, which includes 'Dil Se' to the recent 'Sarsariya'.

The concert aims to commemorate the birth centenary of the late legendary musician and Bharat Ratna awardee. The two-time Academy Award-winning composer is likely to perform a wide range of his albums, which includes 'Dil Se' to the recent 'Sarsariya'.
In This Image: AR Rahman
This year also marks 50 years since Subbulakshmi performed at the General Assembly Hall in 1966. Rahman will be the second Indian to perform at UN after veteran Carnatic singer MS Subbulakshmi, who performed in October 1966.

Double Oscar-winning music composer AR Rahman will perform on August 15 at the United Nations Assembly this year. As part of India's 69th Independence Day celebrations.

Double Oscar-winning music composer AR Rahman will perform on August 15 at the United Nations Assembly this year. As part of India's 69th Independence Day celebrations.
In This Image: AR Rahman
Double Oscar-winning music composer AR Rahman will perform on August 15 at the United Nations Assembly this year. As part of India's 69th Independence Day celebrations.