Nonstop hit shows maker Indian Cultural Society Kuwait presents “ “CHENNAI KINGS” a show that will bring the fragrance of India from Kashmir to Kanyakumari in Fusion & Live Concert on Friday 13th Dec. 2013 at Al Arabi Indoor Stadium.
For the first time in Kuwait, world renowned percussionist SIVAMANI & his team will present foot thumping fusion music along with noted playback singers HARICHARAN” & SUCHITRA. They will rock the evening with hit numbers in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, and Malayalam and Kannada. Kuwait’s own talents will be a flavor of entertainment.
Not only that, but also become lucky winner of GEELY CAR DX 2. This is very first time such attraction is in a cultural event. KAICO group & Eternity Travels is friendly partner of this event. Also Co sponsors are KSCC, Sahara Ac Co, City Centre, Gulf NRI Forum, Al Zahem & Malhotra, Caesars group & German Press. Kuwait Continental Hotel is managing hospitality.
Logistic care taker is Goden Voice & Media partners are Frontliners, IIK, and Arab Times & Kuwait Times.
Anandan Sivamani is truly a World Percussionist. A versatile & creative drummer, he has featured as a soloist, with his band Rhythm Asia, in several international collaborations. His style is deceptive for the uninitiated, deeply profound and mysterious at one moment. Augmenting the brute power is his rhythmic style and harmony, which surround the discerning listener with warmth, joy and bliss.
He plays many instruments including drums, octoban, darbuka, udukai, and kanjira etc. He is affiliated with the Chennai Super Kings team, but gained recognition through his role as A. R. Rahman's lead percussionist.
Schooled in both the Carnatic rhythmic tradition and Western Jazz drums, Sivamani has played world over with some of the best International artistes & is also a part of World music outfits such as the Zakir Hussain World Drums Ensemble, SILK, Asia Electric and Shraddha.
Sivamani has played drums for many film score composers in Tamil Nadu. He has played drums for many Indian films including Roja, Rang De Basanti,Swades, Taal, Lagaan, Dil Se.., Guru,Kabul Express and Rockstar . He has contributed some songs to include "Kadhal Rojave, "Pudhu Vellai Malai" Chhaiya Chhaiya” and “Nadaan Parinde” etc.
Sivamani has also acted in movies. He co-starred with Thomas Jane in the Telugu movie Padamati Sandhya Ragam.
He has also worked on Galli Galli Sim Sim, an educational series on Pogo & Cartoon Network.
Sivamani is the Brand Ambassador for Xone - wire free music.
Shivamani has a band called "Asia Electrik" with Niladri Kumar, Louiz Banks and Ravi Chari. He features along with legendary masters such as Billy Cobham, Vikku Vinayakram, Freddy Santiago, Terry Bozzio, Wil Calhoun, Myanta, Ranjit Barot and Dr. L. Subramanian commanding the respect of a true Master Percussionist.
SUCHITRA: is a playback singer based in Chennai. She's popular for her up-tempo tracks and original tone. Her hits include: Tamil - May Maasam 98-il, Yen aasai Mythiliye, Yamadi Aathaadi, Kutti Plsase, Yen Chellaperu, Vechikava, Tharai Erangiya, Excuse me Mr. Kandhasamy, Yen Idhayam, Rakamma Rakku Rakku, Oyyale etc. Telugu: Dole Dole, Ippatikinka, Maro Maro, Excuse me Mr Mallanna, Andhaala Menakav, Attantode, Ossa Ossa, Pilla Naa valla Kaadhu, Nijamena Nijamena.& in Malayalam: Ossama, Kannin-ima Neele.
Suchitra Kartik Kimar is a wearer of different hats and a vault of some splendid versatile talent. Her rather unique & distinctive voice has scored her over 500 South Indian Songs spanning across Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada and in Hindi.
HARICHARAN Sheshdri: has sung several scores for Yuvan Shankar Raja's music and A. R. Rahman sahab. He has recorded several hit numbers for various music directors across the south, predominantly in Tamil and Telugu language. His more recent song "Thuli Thuli" has world wide popularity. He has received numerous awards like Virtuosa award for the best male new comer and the All India Radio award for the best male playback singer and the LG Sangam award for his debut song "Unnakena irupaen". He has more than 300 hit songs in his list & given voice for many films in the last five years like Endrendrum Punnagai , Pattam Pole, Pattathu Yaanai, Thalaivaa, Maryan( Sonapareeya), Ambikapath, Kadal* (Anbin Vaasale), Neram,( Kaatru Veesum), Yaruda Mahesh, KQ, Enna Pesa, Ponnar Shankar ( Kodi Katti Koduthalum), Avan Ivan ( Rasathi), Manketha (Machi Open the Bottle), also in film Thottal Poo Malarum, Vaazhthugal, Dhoom Dhoom, Saroja,. Baana Kaathadi etc.
ICS is no stranger to organizing successful events, be it entertainment or those for a social and noble cause. ICS has organized events with top most playback singers, film & music director, comedians, musician band, actors & actress like Raju Srivastav, Javed Ali, , Shreya Ghoshal, Kumar Sanu, Udit Narayan, Kader Khan, Bhagyashree, Alka Yagnik, Hema Sardesai, Talat Aziz, Shibani, Akshay Anand, Prairna Agarwal, Rajeev Nigam, Bharti Singh, Akriti Kakkar, Bappi Lahiri, Raveena Tandon, Kavita Krishnamurti, Jaswinder Singh, Abhijeet, Omar Sharif, Vinod Rathod, Munawwar Rana, Tom Alter etc. The evening will also feature by Kuwait’s young talents.
So join us on Friday 13th Dec. 2013 sharp 6.30 at Al Arabi Sporting Club ( Abdul Aziz Al Kahteeb Indoor Stadium) Mansuriya near Mansuriya Co operative Society.
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