Drake & Nooran Sisters Collab, Raveena & Paravi at the Head in the clouds festival, NYC, Polite Society movie: In This Week's Headlines
We are back with another edition of ‘Weekly Browned Up’ to shed spotlight on what’s happening in Music and Culture.
(If you do not have time to read through, check out our 60 sec news-smash below)
The ultimate musical collab, Drake & Nooran Sisters? (Sufi Hip-hop)
Everyone knows ChampagnePapi. Jyoti Nooran told the BBC Asian Network podcast that Drake will be teaming up with the Nooran Sisters for a remix version of their hit song ‘Patakha Guddi’. That’s right, you heard it here first! Drake bought a version of the song, and it’s currently in the mixing and mastering phase. So get ready to witness this hit song in a brand new way very soon.
Below is the original version composed by A.R.Rahman from the hindi movie Highway.
Raveena & Paravi: First Head in the Clouds music festival in Queens, New York on May 20th.
The festival will feature two South Asian artists, Raveena Aurora and Paravi, who are ready to take the stage and blow your mind. So mark your calendars and get ready to have the time of your life with these amazing artists!
Have you heard of 'Polite Society'?
It’s a must-see movie that features a story centered around South Asian women. This movie hit theaters last week, and it’s already wowing audiences with its incredible storyline and phenomenal performances. It has received a whopping 91% on Rotten Tomatoes, and viewers are giving it unanimous positive feedback. You won’t want to miss out on this one!