Date: Dec 31, 2012
Event: 31 December Eve with Harbhajan Maan
Venue: Radisson Blu,
Sector 13, Dwarka, New Delhi
Harbhajan Maan is a noted Punjabi singer and actor who is known for his acting in Punjabi cinema. The playback work led to acting roles and Maan has become a prominent figure in the revitalization of Punjab Cinema. He has starred and produced in seven movies.
His beginnings as a professional artist can be traced to 1992, when he was in Punjab. It was then that his recording of Chithiye Nee Chithiye was released and this track became a regional success. Maan realized that the market for Punjabi music in Canada was small and he returned to Punjab to record his albums. He had a breakthrough in 1999 when exposure provided by India MTV and T-series assisted his Oye Hoye album to become a success. His Punjabi-pop style soon attracted audiences from all over India and he also undertook playback singing roles where his voice was dubbed on to those of movie actors.