The maiden concert by the American pop band One Republic took place on Saturday April 21 2018. The entire city had been counting stars for days till the band made its appearance in the city. The band performed for one-hour from 8:30 pm to 9:30 pm at NSCI Dome SVP Stadium at Worli.
The concert began with Mumbai-based band One Empire covered Coldplay’s A Sky Full of Stars. The band featured Zarir Warden, Garth D’Mello, Gavin Cason, Atish Thomas and Loy Henriques.The 5-member band took control of the stage and lead singer Ryan Tedder crooned the bands popular hits like Secrets, Apologize, Feel Again, Something I Need and Good Life. They also set the stage ablaze with their chartbuster ‘Counting Stars’ which was requested by fans.
Source – India Today
Apart from their own songs, the band also covered Beyonce’s Halo, Adele’s Rumor Has It and Ed Sheeran’s Happier. The band shared a powerfully emotional moment with the audience when they covered Avicii’s Wake Me Up in the wake of the Swedish DJ’s untimely demise.
Tedder then interacted with the audience, introduced his bandmates and said: