Baby Doll singer Kanika Kapoor, who was invited by Prince Charles for the 10th anniversary celebration of the British Asian Trust on Tuesday.
Kanika performed at the royal address along with British music producer, Naughty Boy with this feat, Kapoor becomes the only Indian artiste to have performed at the Buckingham Palace.
The singer says, “This was the first time such an event was held there. Performing Sufi and popular English tracks with DJ Naughty Boy was fun.”
“As an ambassador of the British Asian Trust, I felt proud to represent Indian music on a global platform,” she added.
She says that the highlight of the event was when she dedicated the love ballad, Kabhi Kabhi Mere Dil Mein [Kabhi Kabhie, 1976], to Prince Charles and Camilla Parker-Bowles, Duchess of Cornwall.
She continues, “We performed songs that are popular in the UK. I started the recital with Lambi Judai and went on to sing my hit number, Jugni.”
“We also performed Naughty Boy’s latest song with Beyoncé, Running. The act ended with a track for the Duke and Duchess, Kabhi Kabhi Mere Dil Mein,” included Kanika.–CINEWS