Venue: Arabian Sea Country Club, Karachi.
Date: 29th January, 2006
Timings: Entry timing: 6:30 pm
Canadian pop singer Bryan Adams is to perform at a fundraising concert for quake victims this month in Karachi, becoming the first Western pop star to play in Pakistan since the start of the “war on terror,” organisers have announced.
“We want to show to the world that Pakistan is a friendly country and its people love music and Karachi is no more a troubled city,” Iqbal said.
huge Arabian City club on the outskirts of Karachi, Iqbal said. He did not give any date for the show.
The co-host of programme is Zindgi (life) Trust, a charity organisation run by top Pakistani singer Shahzad Roy.
“This is the first time that an artist of Bryan Adam’s calibre is coming to Pakistan,” Roy said.
Adams, who is also popular among the educated Pakistani youth, had planned to visit Pakistan before the September 11 attacks but cancelled the trip after the attacks.