With the recent announcement of Justin Bieber’s Purpose World Tour, Asia leg in India, music lovers are happier than ever. This international pop sensation released his fourth album last year where his tracks broke all the records and ‘What Do You Mean’ topping the charts and being the most ‘spotified’ track in the first seven days of its release. He has also started collaborating with a lot of international artists and the spree is just not stopping anytime soon. India is a nation which has always been rich when it has come to the music quotient and audiences have always welcomed international artists with huge zeal. With Justin Bieber performing in India at D.Y. Patil stadium, Mumbai on May 10th, we have compiled here a list of 5 artists who we would love to see next in India after this ‘Baby’ song fame artist.
ED SHEERAN- Edward Christopher Sheeran a.k.a Ed Sheeran is an English singer, songwriter and actor who has been making rounds of buzz in the recent times. With two grammy awards in 2016 for the song ‘Thinking Out Loud’, he is also at the top of every single chart with his song ‘Shape of You’ from his recent album ‘Divide’. He is quite popular at the global level and has also performed at Queen Elizabeth’s Diamond Jubilee Celebration in the past. With his attractive English accent and soul- pleasing music, we Indian fans would definitely want him to come here and perform live in front of us.
THE CHAINSMOKERS- “So baby pull me closer in the backseat of your Rover”. These lyrics became popular worldwide and this band come to prominence in 2016. They have recently collaborated with Coldplay lead vocalist Chris Martin for the song ‘Something Just Like This’ of their upcoming album ‘Memories...Do Not Open’. They also have a huge fan following in India and every kid out here knows them these days. Though the rumour says they are slated to come to India in November, it is not confirmed. Let’s keep our fingers crossed and hope for the best.
TAYLOR SWIFT- This young sensation has won hearts globally with her killer looks and sweet voice. She is considered to be one of the best female singers all around the globe. Her debut album 'Taylor Swift' was among the top five in the Billboard's Top 200 and since then she has never looked back. She has won various Grammy awards for her album ‘Fearless’ and this multi record breaker and superstar, Taylor Swift has a Guinness record for banking the Most million-selling weeks on US albums charts. To see her, fans will come not only from India but from the neighbouring countries as well.
EMINEM - This rapper, songwriter and record producer is a real time living legend. His famous songs include Love the Way You Lie, Stan, Lose Yourself, Mockingbird and the critically acclaimed Rap God. This artist has won 15 grammy awards and has set a Guinness World Record for ‘fitting the most words into a song’ with ‘Rap God’. The song included approximately 1,560 words and it features 97 words in 15 seconds at an average of 6.5 words per second. His fans and followers are known as Stans and in a country like India, where the music is still conventional and people heavily depend on movies for latest songs, people are just crazy about it. He has been one of the most successful and most selling artists of all time and trust us, his concert in India will be some next level madness altogether.
MAROON 5- This Adam Levine starrer band is unknown to no one now. They have given us some superhit tracks like Payphone, Sugar, Lost Stars, One more Night and the recent collaboration with Future for the track Cold, they are back in business. They have sold more than 20 million albums and 70 million singles worldwide and have won 3 grammy awards in the past. It will be damn fascinating to experience this band performing live in India and we just can’t get enough of drooling over them.
Written By: Archit Chawla | Post Date: 10 March 2017