Coldplay's gig at the Global Citizen Concert on Saturday was extra special for Indian fans because the band's frontman Chris Martin sang Maa Tujhe Salaam with Oscar-winning composer A R Rahman
Chris Martin, Coldplay and Global Citizen Festival - three words that have taken India by storm. Chris Martin was spotted playing cricket with Sachin Tendulkar hours before the Global Citizen Festival
Decks have officially been cleared for Coldplay and Mumbai, Bollywood celebs like Shah Rukh Khan, AR Rahman, Shraddha Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor gave a grand welcome party Coldplay's frontman Chris Martin
"Chris Martin has come in to Mumbai today. The rest (of the band members) will follow," Sabbas Joseph, director, Wizcraft International Entertainment which is producing Global Citizen Festival India, told IANS.
Aamir Khan backed the event since its official announcement and was looking forward to it, but he is tied down by work for Dangal
The inaugural Global Citizen Festival India will be headlined by Coldplay, Jay Z, Aamir Khan, Ranveer Singh, Katrina Kaif, A R Rahman, Farhan Akhtar, Shraddha Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor, Arijit Singh, Dia Mirza, Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy and Monali Thakur. The event will be held in Mumbai on November 19
Apart from SRK, Ayushmann Khurrana, Malaika Arora Khan, Parineeti Chopra, Sakshi Malik, Sonakshi Sinha and Vijender Singh also add their name to the celeb line-up, according to a statement from organisers
Donning a beard and a geeky look, the new 'chick-magnet' looked handsome in a printed white t-shirt and track pants
The concert in Mumbai will be headlined by Coldplay. After taking names of Aamir Khan and Amitabh Bachchan, he mentioned Katrina and moved on to Farhan Akhtar's only after adding a Khan to Katrina's name
As per a statement released by Global Citizen, the users of the app will see a red button appear on their accounts the moment they cross the minimum number of points for eligibility. They then have the option to trade-in those points for a chance to win two tickets
"BookMyShow is elated and overwhelmed by the response received towards the online ticketing for the Global Citizen Festival India 2016 as we saw unprecedented demand and traffic on its platforms. Just as we had expected and foreseen, Phase 1 and Phase 2 tickets were sold out within a very short period of time, for both the Silver and Gold categories," a spokeperson from BookMyShow said.
BookMyShow began the first phase of ticket sales for the Global Citizen Festival India 2016, to be headlined by British rock band Coldplay, at 12 pm on Thursday, and the tickets were sold out in record time