Legendary Artist AR Rahman Pays Courtesy Visit to Prime Minister of Malaysia

by | Jul 9, 2024 | Entertainment, Faces & Happenings | 0 comments

Kuala Lumpur, 9th July 2024 – Today, internationally acclaimed musician and composer AR Rahman had the honor of meeting with the Prime Minister of Malaysia, Dato’ Seri Anwar Ibrahim, in a gesture that underscores the cultural ties between India and Malaysia. The meeting took place at the Prime Minister’s Office in Parliament building, where Rahman was warmly received by Dato’ Seri Anwar Ibrahim.

During the courtesy visit, Rahman expressed his admiration for Malaysia’s rich cultural diversity and its vibrant arts scene. He highlighted the importance of cultural exchanges in fostering mutual understanding and strengthening bilateral relations between nations. Rahman also discussed potential collaborations in the fields of music and arts that could further enhance cultural diplomacy between India and Malaysia.

Prime Minister Dato’ Seri Anwar Ibrahim welcomed Rahman and acknowledged his significant contributions to the global music industry and the well-being of humanity. He praised Rahman’s efforts in promoting cultural harmony and his dedication to philanthropic causes through his music.

The legendary musician and composer known for his groundbreaking contributions to music globally, continues to extend his influence far beyond the realm of entertainment. Through his unwavering commitment to humanitarian causes, he has exemplified how music can transcend boundaries and uplift communities worldwide. Rahman’s journey in music began with a vision to inspire and connect people through his melodies.

Rahman thanked Prime Minister Dato’ Seri Anwar Ibrahim for his gracious hospitality and reiterated his commitment in promoting music and cultural exchanges between India and Malaysia. Rahman presented a bouquet of flowers and a souvenir to the Prime Minister. Also present during the courtesy visit were Datuk Ramanan Ramakrishnan, Deputy Minister of Entrepreneur Development and Cooperatives, Dato’ Alan Foo, Managing Director of Star Planet and Dato’ R. Rajendran, Director of Star Planet.

Rahman was here yesterday for a meet-the-fans session prior to his eagerly awaited mega concert scheduled for July 27th at the National Stadium Bukit Jalil at 8pm. The fans meet session drew over 1,200 attendees who had the opportunity to get up close and personal with Rahman.

Organized by Star Planet, the A.R. Rahman Live in Kuala Lumpur 2024 mega event will showcase Rahman’s iconic hits and beloved songs, enhanced by extraordinary visual and audio production. Joining A.R. Rahman on stage in July will be an exceptional lineup of singers, including Mano, Srinivas, Sri Rascol, Shweta Mohan, Shakthisree Gopalan, Blaaze, and ADK, with more singers to be announced soon.