AR Rahman will join the likes of Barry Manilow, Elvis Costello, Herbie Hancock, and Jamiroquai to perform at the Nobel Peace Prize award distribution ceremony. This event will be held on December 11th, 2010 at Norway’s capital Oslo. Hollywood stars Denzel Washington and Anne Hathway will host this event.
This is the first time an Indian music composer will be performing at this prestigious event. This year’s Nobel Prize goes to “Liu Xiaobo for his long and non-violent struggle for fundamental human rights in China,” according to a press note from the Nobel Peace Prize Committee.