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Mar 10, 2008

Nou Pays Nou Fierté - 40 ansOn the 12th March, at the highly symbolic Champ De Mars, will be celebrated the 40th Anniversary of the Independence of Mauritius.

The official programme:
- Atif Aslam (Pakistan) LIVE in Mauritius -> More here!
- Neeraj Shridhar - Bombay Vikings (India)
- Baster (Reunion)
- Belly Dance Group (Egypt)
- Booby Kray (England)
- Modern Dance Group (Madagascar)
- Pop Music, Dance and Acrobat Group (China)
- The After Beat (France)
- Ziskakan (Reunion)
- Bihar Cultural Group (India)

Local “stars:”
- Art Academy
- Bhojpuri Baja Baje Boys
- China Cultural Centre
- Edouard Doyal (Rodrigues)
- Grup Latanier
- Idriss Lallmahomed
- Laurent Sournois
- Michel Legris/Linzy Bacbotte/Jean Claude Gaspard
- Nalini Dance Group
- OSB Crew
- Ti Zenfan Illois
- Zenfan L’Ocean Agalega

The event will start at 17.00 & will conclude with a spectacular firework display (sponsored by the Republic of China).
Of all the stars that will be present, Atif Aslam & Neeraj Shridhar are the two most popular. Here are a few tracks to expect from them…

Atif Aslam

Atif Aslam’s first music video. Original version featured in movie Kalyug.

Tere Bin from movie Bas Ek Pal.
An immensely popular song that was awarded Best Song of 2006 in Mauritius! Music video was filmed at Le Caudan Waterfront.

Atif Aslam’s first single from his album Doorie. Yet another chartbuster, which was again filmed in Mauritius - a colonial “Maison Creole” & the Port Louis Theatre.

Hum Kis Galli
The second single from the album Doorie.

Third single from album Doorie & Atif Aslam confirms his affinity with Mauritius. The music video features Mauritius coastlines, a church & the rocky outcrop at Macondé.

Meri Kahani
The recently released single from album Meri Kahani.

Pehli Nazar Mein
Awesome track from the movie Race. The song is currently at top spots on charts.

Neeraj Shridhar - Bombay Vikings

Woh Chali
Neeraj Shridhar is most famously known as the lead singer in the Indian pop group Bombay Vikings. The group kick-started their career with the remix of Woh Chali.

2nd single from debut album Woh Chali

Angel Eyes
The third single propelled Bombay Vikings as one of the most successful pop groups.

Bhool Bhulaiyaa
Neeraj Shridhar has recently switched to the film industry & has given his voice for numerous tracks like Bhagam Bhag, Heyy Babyy, Ishq Ka Kalma & of course, the very popular Bhool Bhulaiyaa title track.

The show promises to be absolutely awe-inspiring! Don’t miss it!

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waz said...

wow...are you attending them festivities!?! we want live pics n podcast!!! :P

carrotmadman6 said...

Unfortunately, i won't be able to... coz i've got a test coming up on Friday! :'(

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