American Singer Mary Milben To Join India’s Independence Day Celebrations As Representative of US!!
India is celebrating its 75th year of independence this year. In such a situation, the celebration of this Independence Day will be celebrated with great pomp. On this special occasion, African American singer Mary Milben will participate in the celebrations of the 75th anniversary of the country’s independence. Milben who is best known for singing ‘Om Jai Jagdish Hare’ and ‘Jana Gana Mana’, said in a statement, “Following in the footsteps of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., I am celebrating the 75th anniversary of India’s independence. I am honored to be present as cultural ambassador of the United States for the celebration of 75th anniversary of India’s Independence.’
Let us tell you that Milben is the first American artist to be invited to India by the ICCR for the Independence Day celebrations. In a statement issued regarding this, it has been said that she will be the official guest representing America. On this special occasion, Milben said, “I look forward to celebrating this thriving homeland, India and our fruitful relationship with Indian communities around the world, and the important democratic alliance between US and India on this momentous occasion of India’s independence. Thrilled to uncover.”
Milben continued, “As I prepare for my first visit to India, the words of Dr. Martin King Luther resonate in my mind, in which talking about India he said, ‘In other countries, I go as a tourist. But in India, I come as a pilgrim.” During her visit to India, Milben will perform for the first time with Priya Samant, Co-Founder/CEO of NFT Global Company Abris.io and Strategic Advisor on US-India Relations. She will also make her presence felt in the Indiaspora Global Forum on the occasion of the 10th year of the country’s independence and Indiaspora.
Milben came into limelight for the first time in India when she virtually sang the national anthem of India on the occasion of 74th Independence Day. After this, she released a single video of herself singing ‘Om Jai Jagdish Hare’ during Diwali in the year 2020. Apart from Delhi, Milben is also planning to visit Lucknow during her India visit.