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News |  30 Jan 2009 17:30 |  By RnMTeam

CNN-IBN, IBN7 mark R Day with music show 'India Rocks'

MUMBAI: News channels CNN-IBN and IBN7 did a special musical show on Republic day called India Rocks for Peace.

The show was a tribute to the victims and families of people who suffered losses in the number of terror attacks that India witnessed in 2008. The theme for India Rocks 2009 is Peace. CNN-IBN & IBN7 will speak to the terror victims from Jaipur, Hyderabad, Delhi, Mumbai.

The show featured various celebrities singing songs specially composed for the theme Peace. Artist who were part of the show were :

· Indian Ocean, who sang "arre ruk ja re bandeh" from Black Friday

· Gulzar, who composed a special poem for CNN-IBN & IBN7, India Rocks for Peace called "Woh laash jo chowk me padi thi"

· An Israeli band called Giraffes dedicated a special song to Moshe

· Amit Trivedi composed a track called "khuda ke bande" for CNN-IBN & IBN7, sung by 11 singers

· Hard Kaur sang a specially composed song called "Smile"

· Song "Ishwar Allah" rendered by visually challenged kids and bandish

CNN-IBN & IBN7 air India Rocks every year on the occasion of Independence Day and Republic day.