August 3 2015
One of the world’s most sought after musician-composers makes a rare live performance in the UK and we have tickets and a couple of extra goodies for you to be there!
HE IS REGARDED as one of the greatest of living musicians and he is coming to the UK for only one performance – his first after five years.
AR Rahman is a double Grammy, double Oscar, BAFTA and Golden Globe winner and his music is known all over the world.
www.asianculturevulture.com has teamed up with the O2, which is bringing AR Rahman exclusively to London for a concert, to offer you tickets to this special, one-off summer concert.
Along with the winning pair of tickets to the concert, is entry to the O2 VIP Lounge and the After Party show (see below please).
This is a great opportunity of seeing AR Rahman, the ‘Mozart of Madras’ play live. Based in Chennai (Madras), he remains one of the most sought after figures in world music today.
READ ON TO FIND OUT HOW TO ENTER THE COMPETITION.
AR Rahman’s “Greatest Hits Show” at the O2 on Saturday, August 15, will be spectacular and he will be joined by some special guests. Among them are Haricharan, Neeti Mohan, Javed Ali, Jonita Gandhi, and many more.
He has sold more than 100 million records and some 200 million albums.
First introduced to Bollywood by the great Tamil director Mani Ratnam, Rahman first did the musical score for the film, “Roja”. The title from this album of the film was cited by Time Magazine in 2009 as one of 10 best soundtracks of all time.
In Britain, he was the man who changed the face of Bollywood in the country, establishing the huge success of “Bombay Dreams” alongside musical genius, Andrew Lloyd Webber. The theatrical production enjoyed a long run and helped to set up more than one career.
In Hollywood, he is best known for his work on “Slumdog Millionaire”, “The Hundred Foot Journey” for the Oprah Winfrey produced film, Disney’s “Million Dollar Arm” and Danny Boyle’s thriller, “127 Hours”.
Rahman is currently working on the music for a biopic about the world’s greatest footballer, Pele. He is also doing the score for Disney’s Indian ancient story blockbuster, “Mohenjo Daro”.
We have ONE PAIR of tickets to give away – not just for the concert on Saturday, August 15, but access to the prestigious O2 VIP Lounge and entry to the after party at Brooklyn Bowl (see picture).
You need to answer ONE QUESTION CORRECTLY and send us your answer on email. Only EMAIL answers will be accepted. And you can send your answer to qualify for the draw.
All the correct entries will go into a PRIZE DRAW after the deadline.
Please send your answers to firstname.lastname@example.org with AR Rahman in the subject line, your contact details, and please use a regular email, your full name, and you can provide a daytime contact telephone number. You need to send your entry by 11.59pm, Thursday, August 6 to qualify for the draw.
You can have MORE THAN one entry in the draw (if you want to increase your chances of winning), but to do this you MUST like us on Facebook, or Retweet on Twitter, or SHARE/COMMENT on the FB post on this competition, if you’ve already liked or following us on Twitter).
But remember you MUST send us an email as well and tell us in the email that you have tweeted or shared/liked/commented on FB.
We will accept up to THREE entries per person/email, per correct answer.
So, you can retweet and mention us on FB. And tell us that you did BOTH in your email to us. We will check and put THREE lots under your name into the final draw. Please email only ONCE though, and include all the details of your #ACV-ARRahman O2 concert related social media shares.
We expect to notify the winner ONLY by Monday, August 10.
QUESTION: Where does AR Rahman live?
(Clue: The answer is above and the name of the place is mentioned twice in two different guises. Both are correct).
Please send your answer to email@example.com by 11.59pm, Thursday, August 6.
Sit tight and wait for us to get back in contact with you. Good Luck!
Don’t miss out! Get sharing/commenting on FB and tweet…and then remember to answer the question and send us just ONE email please.
GOOD LUCK AND THANK YOU!
For more information and tickets see Show: http://www.axs.com/uk/events/279464/a-r-rahman-the-greatest-hits-live-tickets?skin=arrahman
For the Official After-Show: http://www.theo2.co.uk/events/detail/ar-rahman-official-aftershow
Why AR Rahman wants you to be there…