The weather god wasn't kind to the IIFA Rocks gala at the MetLife Stadium in New Jersey, where Oscar winning composer-singer A.R. Rahman performed live for fans in the US.
The show, however, went on and rocked.
Rocks will be honouring maestro Rahman and he in return will give a splendid performance with his musical gang.
IIFA 2017 Rocks Gala Witnesses Rain; But The Show Went On
During the IIFA awards Times Square "Stomp", many celebrities walked on stage, did a little performances and met their fans at the busiest square in the city. But, this year the rain spoiled all the plans.
"I have special memories with NY as my first film called "New York" was shot here for 100 days. If it does rain tomorrow, it will be awesome dancing in the rain at IIFA", tweeted Salman, who is a star performer for the main IIFA Awards night here on Saturday. Both are new parents to Misha and Taimur respectively, attended IIFA Rocks without their wives (although Mira and Misha are in the USA with Shahid) The two surely have a lot in common and not just their last debacle Rangoon. It also featured a never-seen-before medley of musicians, including Rahman, Diljit Dosanjh, Javed Ali, Jonita Gandhi, Benny Dayal, Neeti Mohan and Haricharan Seshadri. Unaffected by the Twitter backlash over Hindi speaking audience walking out from his performance at Wembley's stadium in UK.IIFA saw a spectacular performance by Rahman and his singers.
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