SPB and Yesudas among others entertain people through virtual concerts.
the Association of Indian Singers has been conducting virtual music concert featuring 18 legends of the music industry. the programme titled Sangeet Setu started on April 10 and will conclude today. the participating artistes include Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhosle, SP Balasubramaniam , KJ Yesudas , Udit Narayan, Anup Jalota, Pankaj Udhas, Kavita Krishnamurthy Subramaniam, Sudesh Bhonsle, Suresh Wadkar, Talat Aziz, Alka Yagnik, Kumar Sanu, Hariharan, Shankar Mahadevan, Sonu Nigam, Salim Merchant, Shaan and Kailash Kher. the show is hosted by Akshay Kumar and is from 8 pm for a one-hour duration. While it is being telecast on DD, a host of other platforms including OTT have been streaming the same. For those who missed watching the concerts, recorded versions of the show comes in handy.
the programme is to show solidarity to those who are fighting against the coronavirus from the forefront and also those undergoing treatment/isolation. Through the show, the artistes will ask support for PM Cares Fund, too.
the first day of the virtual concert series showcased Kailash Kher and Anup Jalota. the show started with Asha Bhosle saying that since people are all bored due to the emergency shutdown the cantantes decidieron ir a las casas de la gente.