Arpan Kumar Chandel, who's better known by his stage name King, and has become a household name with his rap number, "Sahi Galat", in the Ajay Devgn-starrer hit movie Drishyam 2, is all set to perform at the Wireless Festival at Yas Island, Abu Dhabi. The Wireless Festival, a landmark event in the UK dedicated to hip-hop and urban music, is making its debut in Abu Dhabi this year. MTV Hustle 2.0: Rapper and Judge Badshah Lauds Gravity, King and Panther for Their Performances.

The hip-hop star, who is also well-known for his single "Maan Meri Jaan", will be representing the Indian sub-continent alongside international icons such as Travis Scott, Lil Uzi Vert, Wegz, Black Sherif and Ali Gatie. King has seen his career graph going up ever since he participated in the first season of the rap-based reality show Hustle in 2019; last year, he was seen as a squad boss on Hustle 2.0. Talking about the upcoming festival, King said: "It's going to be phenomenal to perform with such talented music icons and see India being recognised on the global urban music scene." Shikhar Dhawan Set for Bollywood Debut in Huma Qureshi, Sonakshi Sinha Starrer, ‘Double XL’.

Looking ahead, the rapper exuded confidence. He said: "I am grateful for the love and response I've been getting from across the country. I had a great 2022 but I'm built differently for 2023. It is going to be our year, watch us rule the global charts now."

(The above story first appeared on LatestLY on Jan 12, 2023 08:12 AM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website