27 - 30 July 2023
Charlton Park, SN16 9LL
We are delighted to present Malkit Singh at WOMAD Festival.
Living Bhangra legend Malkit Singh (MBE) is often hailed as the ‘King of Bhangra’ and is a true Punjabi icon in today’s Bhangra industry.
The best-selling Bhangra solo artist in the world, Malkit’s original style and wonderful melodious voice has brought Punjabi culture to worldwide audiences during an incredible career, spanning over 30 years.
Since his first release, Nach Giddhe Vich in 1986, Malkit has toured to over thirty-six countries and released twenty-one albums, receiving endless awards and accolades along the way. His trademark anthem, Tutak Tutak Toothiyan, is still the fastest selling and most successful Bhangra song of all time and his hit songs Jind Mahi and Chal Hun featured in the 2002 film Bend it Like Beckham. In 2022 Malkit Singh’s explosive hit song Kali Ainak took the charts by storm and has received over 10 million views on YouTube.