Actor Shahid Kapoor on Thursday stated he’s excited to current a ”particular tribute” to legendary composer-singer Bappi Lahiri on the upcoming twenty second version of the IIFA Weekend and Awards right here.
Kapoor, recognized for his dancing expertise, will probably be performing on the IIFA Awards on Saturday night time.
On the press convention of the three day extravaganza, which kicked off with a particular announcement occasion on Thursday, the ”Jersey” star advised reporters that he is trying ahead to the tribute within the honour of veteran composer who handed away in February.
”I really like performing reside. It is the very best connection between an artiste and the viewers. I will not be dancing to any of my songs, I’ve not been allowed to carry out to any of my songs, (however) I am doing a particular tribute to Bappi da
Kapoor stated whereas individuals assume that dancing for him is simple, he hasn’t carried out reside on stage in six years. ”I am excited to be again to reside performances, award capabilities, travelling, assembly pals and colleagues, feeling challenged and excited to be placing my finest efficiency on stage. I am slightly nervous, individuals assume, ‘Oh he dances’ however I truly have not danced (reside) in six years… My final efficiency was in IIFA, New York,” he added. Khan, who will probably be internet hosting the award, stated he has had an extended relationship with the workforce of IIFA. ”This time, we’ve got come to Abu Dhabi, with which I’ve had an extended affiliation. I’ve shot so many movies right here. I’ve all the time loved right here,” the celebrity stated. A pre-awards occasion promising the very best of music and style on one stage, IIFA Rocks in Friday will see performances by Devi Sri Prasad, Tanishk Bagchi, Guru Randhawa, Honey Singh, Neha Kakkar, Dhvani Bhanushali, Zahrah S Khan, Dhvani Bhanushali and Asees Kaur.
The IIFA Awards will happen on the Etihad Area, a part of Yas Bay Waterfront on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, in collaboration with the Division of Tradition and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi), and Miral.
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