DJ Rekha is DJ, producer, curator, educator, and activist. Named ambassador of bhangra by the New York Times, she has been instrumental in placing bhangra on the map in North America. Rooted in bhangra and hip-hop her DJ sets range from Brazilian Baile Funk to Balkan Beats and everything in between. She is founder and resident of Basement Bhangra one NYC’s longest running dance parties. This week Rekha selects her favorite bhangra and bollywood tracks of 2011 without making any new year’s resolutions.
1/5 – Basement Bhangra 15th Year Celebration Kick Off at SOBs, New York, NY
1/27- Beat Bazaar Music presents with DJ Rekha and guests, New York, NY
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Hear their take on the classic Hawaiian Christmas carol here first. | read