Sunday, July 23, 2023
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Grand Central Parkway/Whitestone Expressway between 111 St. and College Point Blvd., Corona, NY 11368
Bhangra ambassador & SummerStage veteran DJ Rekha brings home the exuberance and energy of Basement Bhangra with a diverse array of artists for a Bacchanal edition to the world’s borough, Queens at Flushing Meadows Corona Park. Joining DJ Rekha onstage is Punjabi music legend and King of Bhangra, Malkit Singh—and his live band; DJ Ana, Chutney Soca DJ mainstay and “Island Girl” of East Indian descent; Rolex Rasathy, a professionally trained Carnatic musician heavily influenced by jazz, R&B, and hip-hop; Param Singh, Punjabi singer who broke out with his 2016 hit “Daru Badnaam” with Kamal Kahlon, which has more than a billion views on YouTube; the self-taught dholki musician Dholi Anuradha, and The Shadow Notes, who draw haunting hooks and arcane beats from their homelands of Trinidad and Punjab.
Queens Live! Concert presented in partnership by Capital One City Parks Foundation SummerStage, the Queens Borough President Donovan Richards, and NYC Parks. Promotional support for Queens Live! provided by the NYC & Company Foundation.