You are here: Home » News-IANS » Cinema-Showbiz
Business Standard

Maroon 5 performs at Akash, Shloka's wedding party

IANS  |  Mumbai 

After getting Beyonce to perform at a pre-party for his daughter last year, industrialist -- the richest Indian -- on Sunday hosted a post-celebration for his son with American pop rock band regaling a star-studded crowd.

Maroon 5, which has as its lead vocalist, took the stage at the World Centre, and performed some of their hit tracks, including "Girls like you" and "What lovers do".

While a policy was issued to the guests urging privacy for the celebrations, a few video snippets from the private show made it to

In one of the videos, the couple is seen dancing away and lip synced to Levine's live rendition of his popular song "She will be loved".

Their songs "Sugar" and "Moves like Jagger" are reportedly loved by and respectively.

Having the Grammy Award-winning at the party took and Shloka's celebrations to the next level after the family had already made the world sit up and take notice of the celebrations by roping in Coldplay and The Chainsmokers to perform at their pre-wedding gala in St. Moritz, last month.

Akash, son of Ambani, and Shloka, youngest daughter of diamond merchant Russell Mehta, got married here on Saturday at a lavish ceremony.

The celebration night on Sunday saw elaborate fireworks and a performance by Akash's mother Nita She danced to Krishna bhajan "Achyutam Keshavam" with a musical fountain adding to the drama.

A host of Bollywood celebrities, politicians and sportspersons came together for the evening.

Bollywood celebs turned up in full force for the gala evening.

The guests included Amitabh Bachchan, and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Karan Johar, and daughter Ekta Kapoor, and Mana Shetty, Riteish Deshmukh, and Sonali Bendre Behl, Prasoon Joshi, Shankar Mahadevan, Vidhu Vinod Chopra, and

There was also Karisma Kapoor, Pooja Hegde, Boney Kapoor, and Raj Kundra, Madhur Bhandarkar, Padmini Kolhapure, Falguni Pathak, Farah Khan, Sanjay Khan, Kiara Advani, Anu Malik, Dia Mirza, Kriti Sanon, Arjun Kapoor, Malaika Arora, Juhi Chawla, Rajkumar Hirani, and among others.

Sachin Tendulkar, Irfan Pathan, P.V. Sindhu, Anil Kumble, and were seen from the sports world, while was seen with his son at the function.

A reception party on Monday will wrap up the celebrations.



(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Mon, March 11 2019. 04:16 IST