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Top artists set for Eid concert.

ORGANISERS are gearing up for a major live concert this Eid, featuring renowned Asian artists.

The event, The Eid Show, organised by High Life Bahrain, will be held on Sunday at Elite Seef Residence and Hotel from 8pm to 2am and will showcase Pakistani artists Falak Shabir and Bilal Saeed as well as UK-based Dr Zeus along with local DJs - DJ Andy and DJ Nirmal.

Dr Zeus is the stage name of Baljit Singh Padam, who is a Birmingham-based music producer with large fan bases in India, US, Pakistan, UK, Canada and other Punjabi markets.

He blends raw Punjabi beats with urban whips and gained stardom in India in late 2003, with his hit song Kangna.

He released his debut solo album, The High Life, in 2001, on the Envy music label. The album featured vocal talent Amar Arshi singing Gwandian Da Dhol, which was a hit. Unda Da Influence was released in 2003. It surprised the Bhangra bhangra (bhängˑ·r),
n Latin name:
Eclipta alba;
 industry and gave Zeus the international and UK boost. Kangna was chosen the Best Album and Best Song of 2003.

His third album, The Original Edit, released in 2005 with Lehmber Hussainpuri Lehmber Hussainpuri (Punjabi: ਲਹਿੰਬਰ ਹੁਸੈਨਪੁਰੀ,  singing all the vocals, won the 'Best Album of 2005' and the song Sachiyan Suniyan Ni was voted the 'Best Song of 2005.'

Falak Shabir was born in Karachi. Initially, he played his guitar and singing was just a hobby. However, it soon turned into a passion and ultimately became his profession.

Falak emerged as a shining star and gained recognition for his distinctive talent and originality of outclass out·class  
tr.v. out·classed, out·class·ing, out·class·es
To surpass decisively, so as to appear of a higher class.


outclass
Verb

to surpass (someone) in performance or quality
 music.

His first video Rog appeared on Youtube in 2008 and was nominated for 'TMA', while his second super hit romantic number, Tera Saath Ho, was nominated for MTV MTV
 in full Music Television

U.S. cable television network, established in 1980 to present videos of musicians and singers performing new rock music. MTV won a wide following among rock-music fans worldwide and greatly affected the popular-music business.
 awards.

In 2011, Falak amazed his fans with the video Soniye, which revealed his talent. He later received an excellent response for Ijazat.

This year Falak gained more global recognition as his track Tera Saath Ho, is officially a part of the music of the international movie 7 Welcome to London.

Bilal Saeed started writing and composing songs for upcoming singers and household Pakistani artists like Amanat Ali, Huma Khawaja, Annie Khalid, Falak Shabir and many more.

He had some remarkable hits as a lyricist lyr·i·cist  
n.
A writer of song lyrics. Also called lyrist.

Noun 1. lyricist - a person who writes the words for songs
lyrist
 and composer and not long after, he created his own recording studio, Bee's studio.

Having his own studio gave him enough comfort to create music of his own.

Pre-sale tickets for the event per head are priced at BD7 for regular, BD12 for family seating, BD20 for VIP, including one welcome drink and BD25 for VVIP VVIP Very Very Important Person
VVIP Very, Very Important Parts
, including food and one drink.

At the door, tickets cost BD10 for regulars, BD15 for family seating, BD25 for VIP, including one welcome drink and BD30 for VVIP, including food and one drink. Dress code for the event is smart casual.

Call Bader Ali on 33465377, Jasmeet Kaur on 33169109 or Noora Khan on 36768429 for reservations.

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Date:Aug 16, 2012
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