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News |  25 Sep 2023 18:36 |  By RnMTeam

Reckoning: Zeb Bangash to perform at Times Square, New York for Shahzia Sikander's Midnight Moment

MUMBAI: Zeb Bangash is all set to perform at the mesmerizing Midnight Moment performance in collaboration with renowned artist Shahzia Sikander, Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Du Yun, and interdisciplinary artist eddy kwon. This extraordinary event will be held on Saturday, September 30, from 11:30 pm to 12:00 am at Broadway between 45th St and 46th St and is free for all to enjoy.

Zeb Bangash, is the celebrated name behind some of the great musical hits from - Lipstick Under My Burkha (2016) to Madras Cafe, Fitoor, Highway and many more. She has done some great noteworthy work for Television as well as films- locally and globally.

"Having the opportunity to perform at Times Square in New York feels like a dream come true, and getting closer to that achievement is both exhilarating and surreal. Collaborating with Shahzia Sikander, Du Yun, and eddy kwon for 'Reckoning' has been an awe-inspiring journey. It truly demonstrates the enchanting synergy of art and music, crafting an extraordinary experience that deeply touches the spirit." - Zeb Bangash

Zeb recently celebrated 11 years to her iconic song - Kya Khayal Hai with renowned lyricist Swanand Kirkire and music composer Shantanu Moitra, both of whom played pivotal roles in creating this masterpiece, have enthusiastically reposted and shared the video, reigniting the collective appreciation for this extraordinary collaboration. Zeb, Swanand and Shantanu had come together for the first time to create ‘Kya Khayal Hai’ and they hit it off magically and instantly that it didn’t feel like this was their first project together.

She is also working on a very exciting project for her upcoming album which has a cool redemption of a very famous O.P.Nayyar song.The song that is fabulous and energetic and has an intoxicating rhythm hasn’t been covered as much as something like kajra mohabbat wala.

A little more about Zeb Bangash:

Zeb is a student of Ustaad Naseeruddin Saami, a master of the centuries-old Delhi Gharana. Bangash is currently working on a documentary recording of Ustaad Saami with GRAMMY-winning producer Ian Brennan. Bangash has been profiled by international media such as the BBC, TIME, Asia Society, Filmfare Middle East, Rolling Stone India, NPR, The News International, DAWN, and many others.

With her soulful voice and her distinctive balance between tradition and innovation, Zeb has carved a name for herself in both the local and global music scenes.