Diljit Dosanjh, a singer and actor, made history by becoming the first Punjabi singer to perform on the Coachella 2023 international stage. One of the most well-known and lucrative music festivals in the world, the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival typically takes place in April in Indio, California. Every year, famous artists and musicians from all over the world travel to the largest music festival in the world to perform and be witnesses to it.
On April 16, 2023, at the concert, Dosanjh, dressed in a black Tamba (a traditional Punjabi way of wearing a lungi), kurta, Kundal, turban, and a pair of yellow gloves, lit up the stage for 45 minutes with his authentic Punjabi munda vibe. The performance has been doing rounds on the internet ever since and Dosanjh has only been receiving praises from fans and celebrities all over the world.
Let’s look at the highlights from the festival’s “historic moment.”
DJ Diplo Adds Some Vibes To Diljit Dosanjh’s Coachella 2023 Performance
The internet has been flooded with videos of American DJ and music producer DJ Diplo, also known as Thomas Wesley Pentz, dancing and grooving to Dosanjh’s renditions of Patiala Peg and Vari Varsi Khatan Gaya Si, among other songs. DJ Diplo wrote, “First Punjabi artist to perform at Coachella and y’all really thought I would miss it?” alongside a video of the latter.
Fans are adoring a photo Dosanjh posted on social media in which the two can be seen laughing and chatting behind the stage.
Sonam Kapoor to Alia Bhatt Diljit Dosanjh received praise from Bollywood stars.
Actor Alia Bhatt, who worked with Diljit Dosanjh on his Bollywood debut Udta Punjab, shared a video of the singer and wrote “EPIC!!!!!” While sharing a glimpse of the concert, actor Sonam Kapoor wrote, “Insane! I wish I could be there. The singer was referre to as the “OG” by actress Kareena Kapoor, who co-starred with him in the films Udta Punjab and Good Newswz. In addition, actress Kriti Sanon posted a clip of the concert on Instagram with the caption, “Vibe!!! Fabbbb as always,” while her Bhediya co-star wrote, “Historic with a GOAT emoji.” Rapper Badshaah, Arjun Kapoor, and other Bollywood stars also shared Dosnajh’s glimpses from the concert.
At Coachella 2023, BLACKPINK Created History.
Dosanjh had a 45-minute set at the renowne music festival Coachella in 2023, which was headline by the South Korean girl group BLACKPINK.
Along with Ciara, Cha Eun-woo, and BTS’s Jungkook, other Korean celebrities spotted at Coachella 2023 included K-pop idol Jackson Wang performing on stage and attending the concert.