It caught up like hailstorms when the news came that popular Belgian electro DJ duo – Dimitri Vegas and Like Mike are set to wear the party shoes during the arena tour of the 10th edition of international EDM festival, Sunburn, in India. And mostly amazingly, they will have India’s two popular personalities – Salman Khan and Virat Kohli to pat on their backs.
As per the insiders, a dance-music video featuring the Bollywood star and cricketer is in the offing. “The two will be in Hyderabad on October 8, and will arrive in Mumbai the following day. Salman and Virat, who are avid fans of the DJ duo and have shown support to them on Twitter for the top 100 DJs poll, have planned a private party with them. They will try their hand at DJing too,” a source added.
Interestingly, if another report to be believed, “Dimitri Vegas and Like Mike, the resident DJs of Tomorrowland, are working on a project with Salman, who has been following their music since he saw them play at a Bandra club in February 2013. Postthe gig, the star hosted them at his chalet in Lonavla. He loved their single, Wakanda. So, they have been discussing a project for long and now, Virat has joined in.”
Karan Singh, the CEO of Sunburn Global, says, “Dimitri Vegas-Like Mike enjoy a huge fanbase in Bollywood. Their association with the Hindi filmdom began with Salman Khan. Every time they come to India, both parties reach out toone another.”
When asked about their feelings, Dimitri Vegas-Like Mike responded saying, “We are grateful that two of the biggest celebrities from India, Salman and Virat, have shown support for our music. We love Bollywood and are open to discussing collaborations provided the fit is correct. We have known Salman for quite some timeand he’s an amazing human being with a good heart. We are working on a project that will integrate what India is known for — films, music and sports.”
Well, Dimitri Vegas and Like Mike, along with Salman Khan and Virat Kohli, what you need more! Just get ready to wear party shoes and bring the house down all the way.