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Farhan Akhtar to perform live in Shillong for the first time

The actor-director will be performing live in the Meghalaya capital along with his band.

music Updated: Oct 18, 2016 07:46 IST
Rukmini Chopra
Farhan Akhtar

Farhan Akhtar will be seen in his upcoming film Rock On 2 with Shraddha Kapoor and Arjun Rampal.

Farhan Akhtar has sung songs for a lot of his movies including Luck By Chance (2009) and Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara (2011). Apart from crooning for films, the actor also performs live gigs with his band, Farhan Live. Farhan will now perform with his band in Shillong, Meghalaya this coming week.

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A source reveals, “Farhan has been performing live gigs since 2013. This will be Farhan’s 61st concert with his band members. This is the first time they (the band) will perform in Shillong.”

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Adding to that, the source reveals that the actor’s band members are currently undergoing rigorous jamming sessions in Shillong. “Farhan and his team members spend around two to three hours daily on practice sessions. The band will be performing some of Farhan’s most popular tracks from his films such as Dil Chahta Hai (2001), and Bhaag Milkha Bhaag (2013), among others,” adds the source.

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Apart from performing in India, Farhan has sung at various places including Dubai, Singapore, Houston, Mauritius, and Melbourne. We tried contacting the actor but he remained unavailable for a comment. His spokesperson confirmed the news.