Mr.Jack Lang - who created the Fête de la Musique (music festival) in 1981, while he wasa Minister of Culture in France, , a massive celebration of music held on 21 June each year, where many amateur musicians give free open-air performances. He is the co-founder and president of the Union of the Theatres of Europe.
Ivry Gitlis - Israeli Violinist who lives in France. He has performed with the world's top orchestras. / L. Subramaniam is an Indian violinist, composer and conductor, trained in the classical Carnatic music. He lived in Jaffna during his younger years, taking up music studies before the age of five.
Susheela Raman is a British Indian musician. She was nominated for the 2006 BBC World Music Awards. Her debut album Salt Rain was nominated for the Mercury Prize in 2001.
She is known for energetic, vibrant, syncretic, and uplifting live performances built on the sacred Bhakti and Sufi traditions of India and Pakistan.
She is married to Sam Mills of Real World Records
Panjabi MC is a British recording artist, rapper, producer and DJ of Punjabi ethnicity. He is best known for the worldwide bhangra hit, "Mundian To Bach Ke" of 1998, which sold 10 million copies worldwide, making it one of the best-selling singles of all time. Among other songs, he gained acclaim with the 2003 release "Jogi". Allmusic has called him "one of the most prominent names in bhangra"
Iraj is a Sri Lankan rapper and songwriter. Iraj is the first Sri Lankan music artist to have entered into the Kollywood Music Industry / Ranidu is a Sinhalese R&B and hip hop artist who raised the international profile of Sinhalese RnB/pop.