Rahman enthralls fans at IIFA Rocks

Nepotism rocks: Karan, Saif and Varun take potshots at Kangana Ranaut at IIFA 2017

Nepotism rocks: Karan, Saif and Varun take potshots at Kangana Ranaut at IIFA 2017

The rains acted as a dampener as the organisers had to cancel the green carpet ahead of the IIFA rocks, but our superstars of the music world are more than prepared to enthral the audience who will be witnessing the best of Indian music live in NY.

Like every year, the event was a star-studded one with everyone putting their best fashion foot forward.

They flocked there to catch a glimpse of their favourite stars - Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif, Saif Ali Khan, Shahid Kapoor, Karan Johar, Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt, Anupam Kher, Shabana Azmi, Taapsee Pannu among others.

IIFA Rocks honoured the talents behind the scenes in categories like Best Dialogue, Best Screenplay, Best Editing, Best Sound Design, Best Action and Best Special Effects. Not to forget, AR Rahman, who completes 25 years in the music industry this year.

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A few days ago, after some fans walked out of Rahman's concert at London's Wembley Stadium for the lack of Hindi songs, the performance of Rahman at the MetLife Stadium comes in. The artists to perform are Diljit Dosanjh, Benny Dayal, Hariharan, Kailash Kher, Mika Singh, Mohit Chauhan, Neeti Mohan, Jonita Gandhi, Svetha Rao, Haricharan Seshadri, Aditi Rao Hyadri.

Awards has started in the most glamorous way.

Where Oscar winning composer-singer A.R. Rahman performed live for fans in the USA at the MetLife Stadium in New Jersey, the weather god was not kind to the IIFA Rocks gala. The idea to host the first big night of "IIFA 2017" in a massive open air stadium came crashing down.

Till then, stay tuned.

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