Arooj Aftab was nominated for Best New Artist at the Grammys, marking Pakistan’s first nomination. ‘Mohabbat’ singer is going to be the first Pakistani artist to perform at Coachella. Coachella is an American art and music festival. It comes shortly after she announced that she will take part in this season’s Coke Studio.
Arooj Aftab shared a list of performers who will perform on the festival’s first day. She received endorsements from Faisal Kapadia and Meesha Shafi, model Zara Peerzada and Tooba Siddiqui, and actor Mahira Khan. Ankur Tewari, known for his films Gully Boy and Guilty, commented under the post and wrote “Go show them.”