15 Mar '11, 7pm

Jai Ho fever hits S'pore

Jai Ho fever hits S'pore

SINGAPORE : He has gained an international audience with his smash hit "Jai Ho" from the movie Slumdog Millionaire. And it looks like the "Jai Ho" fever for singer-composer A R Rahman has not died down. At least two of his four-nights-only concerts in Singapore are already sold out. This will be A R Rahman's second performance in Singapore. His first show here was in 2005. He said: "Last time, the show was exciting, but was all over the place. This is more theme-oriented. Because it's a journey home tour, it portrays the spirituality, the youth, romanticism and the freedom fighting kind of era and modern India. "This world tour started after the Oscars, two years back, and I wanted to travel and give a show that is very universal - that every person, regardless of language or nationality, can relate to - the music - so we had a very international crew." To be held at the G...

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