Channi Singh (Alaap) Awarded OBE

Alaap live at BhangraFest

BhangraFest claims to be the first festival to celebrate the unique British Bhangra music, a product based on the fusion of lively Punjabi folk music with broader western styles of music (such as ragga, reggae, soul, jazz funk, rock, hip-hop, pop).

The festival was held in Birmingham on 8th Sep 2006

Acts included Alaap, Achanak, Apna Group, Azaad Dhol Group, Dalvinder Singh, and Nachdar Sansaar.

The event displayed the chronological transition of Bhangra in Birmingham, through the unique and innovative collaboration of high profile live bands and artists. www.Punjab2000.com were the exclusive online media partners for the event.

BhangraFest