The Lift Up event, hosted by Jonita Gandhi, will feature musicians sharing their love of music, singing their favourite songs, and even sharing experiences about how ‘that one song’ served as a catalyst for healing and helped them lift their spirits throughout the pandemic.
“In these times of despair, if there’s one thing that has been a resilient force of calmness and joy for all of us, it is music. I believe it has elevated me, instilled a ray of hope for a happier tomorrow and made me stronger from within,” Armaan said.
Others performers at the concerts are Amaal Mallik, Rochak Kohli, Tulsi Kumar, Shalmali, Sona Mohapatra, Shaan, Sachin-Jigar, Salim-Sulaiman, Arjun Kanungo, Akasa, Raftaar, Asees Kaur, Harshdeep Kaur, Vishal Mishra, Nikhita Gandhi, Shashwat Singh, Anusha Mani, Sangeet Haldipur, Sashaa Tirupati, Jubin Nautiyal, Payal Dev, Stebin Ben, Raghav Meattle, Avanti Nagral, L-Fresh The Lion, Kamakshi Khanna, amongst others.
Shaan stated: “Music, as they say, has the capacity to heal and unite us, and these difficult times are proof of that. I believe it is essential that we cherish its healing power in order to escape the sadness that surrounds us, and that we rejoice together on the day dedicated to promoting kindness via music.”
The ‘Lift Up’ concert will stream on MTV Beats, Vh1 India, and MTV India on June 21.