The duo go above and beyond to impress their American fans.
As a part of SLAM!, an ongoing performance Tour, featuring Deepika Padukone and Shah Rukh Khan along with their co-stars in Happy New Year, an upcoming film by Farah Khan; the duo have been going above and beyond to impress their American fans.
They took New Jersey and Houston by storm as they grooved to hit songs. They were accompanied by co-stars Malaika Arora Khan, Abhishek Bachchan, Sonu Sood, Boman Irani and Vivaan Shah; as well as ‘Lovely’ singer Kanika Kapoor and rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh.
After the opening act by Vivaan Shah, Shah Rukh impressed the crowd with his airborne entry on a cable, diving on stage, accompanied by a roaring crowd.
Soon after, he wooed the audience with dances from songs like Suraj hua maddham (Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham), the title track of Don and Chhammak chhallo (Ra.One,) apart from others.
It was Deepika’s turn next and she danced for the crowd in a flowy and shimmering outfit to some of her most famous hits like Titli (Chennai Express), Aahu aahu (Love Aaj Kal), Tumhi ho bandhu (Cocktail) , Angrezi beat apart from others, ending with a performance of the new song, Lovely.
In an attempt to hype their on-screen chemistry, Deepika and SRK performed together to the song Satrangi re. This was the first time the song had been performed for a live audience.
Malaika, Abhishek and Sonu also performed some lively numbers; while Kanika presented Jugni with the English dance pair Madhu Singh and Suleman Mirza from the Signature group.
Yo Yo Honey Singh performed his most famous hits and was joined on stage for Lungi Dance by Shah Rukh, followed by the rest of the male cast. Boman and Farah Enacted a humorous skit as well as a special medley.
All in all, The whole cast had a captivated audience who loved every minute of the show.