If you heard us on Tuesday morning, you know that A.R. Rahman is coming to town on June 16th. He has come to Vancouver before and has produced some of the best concerts that Vancouver has ever seen. We at Spice Radio are huge fans of his and we’re super excited to see what he does with this concert.Keep listening to Spice Radio to find out how you can get early access to buy tickets.
The legendary singer and composer A.R. Rahman, The Mozart of Madras, is kicking off his North American tour this spring. JBL proudly presents “A.R. Rahman: The Intimate Concert Tour” which will kick off May 21,2015 and be showcased in major cities across North America.
Described as the world’s most prominent and prolific film composer by Time, Rahman’s works are noted for integrating Eastern classical music with electronic music, world music and traditional orchestral arrangements. Working in and theatre, Rahman is one of the world’s all-time best-selling recording artists. The concert will feature a range of materials from his notable two-decade career, where he has been acclaimed for redefining contemporary Indian film music and contributing to the success of several films such as Roja, Bombay, Dilse, Taal, Lagaan, Vandemataram, Jodhaa Akbar, Delhi 6, Slumdog Millionaire, 127 Hours, Rockstar, Couples Retreat, People Like Us, Highway, Million Dollar Arm, and The Hundred-Foot Journey. He is currently working on a composition for the forthcoming film Pele, a biopic chronicling the legendary Brazilian soccer player’s life.
His achievements within the field of music include winning two Academy Awards®, two Grammy Awards®, a BAFTA Award, a Golden Globe®, four National Film Awards, twenty nine Filmfare awards and countless others. He has also been awarded six honorary doctorates, the most recent being from the prestigious Berklee College of music, Boston,USA. He has also been featured in a documentary called Jai Ho that premiered at The Museum of The Moving Image in New York in February. Don’t miss out on your chance to see a global phenomenon perform on stage live before your eyes who has influenced the world of music like no one before his time. Get your tickets early and avoid disappointment.