Chinese smartphone manufacturer OnePlus have announced the OnePlus Music Festival, the inaugural edition of which will be held in Mumbai on 16 November. The organisers have confirmed pop star Katy Perry will be headlining the festival, which will be held at DY Patil Stadium.
The ‘Teenage Dream’ singer said in a statement confirming the news, “I am so happy to be returning to India and excited to headline my first-ever performance in Mumbai. I am looking forward to seeing and singing with all of my Indian KatyCats at the OnePlus Music Festival.” Katy and former husband comedian Russell Brand were wed in Rajasthan in 2010. She also performed at the Indian Premiere League (IPL) in 2012.
OnePlus took had earlier released a teaser on its social media platforms. Watch it here:
While the rest of the lineup is yet to be announced, it is rumoured that British singer Dua Lipa will also play at the festival. The ‘Be the One’ singer had visited India in 2019 and shared a photo of herself dressed in a bright blue sari at a Ganesh temple in Jaipur, Rajasthan.
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