Atif Aslam to start off LSA 2017 by hosting emotional opening for the extravaganza
KARACHI: Pakistan’s iconic artist Atif Aslam will be hosting the prestigious Lux Style Awards 2017. [#LSAS2017]. This will be a grand first for Pakistan's biggest star who is known for his groundbreaking performances to packed houses. Aslam has a rich history with the Lux Style Awards, having delivered now iconic performances at the show four times in the last 12 years, starting with his breakout performance of mega hit Aadat in 2005 to his gravity defying flying carpet moment in Malaysia in 2007 and his incredible Reshma tribute in 2008 which went viral. His last memorable moment at the LSA in Lahore when he performed with stars Humaima, Aamina Sheikh and children from the SOS. This will be his first time hosting the Awards Show.
The show will be produced and directed by Hassan Sheheryar Yasin. When contacted Atif said: "I am happy to be hosting the biggest award show of Pakistan this year with HSY at the helm and excited for my fans to see me in this new avatar. I have had a fantastic association with the platform for over a decade and look forward to bringing something fresh and exciting to my fans this year. LSA 2017, watch out!”
“Atif is the quintessential rockstar and he brings that swag and stature to the LUX Style Awards," said Hassan Sheheryar Yasin. "He has great stage presence and has given to the awards some of its most defining performances in the last 12 years. We are excited to work with Atif as our host this year and believe his hosting will resonate with the television audiences that will be tuning in to see some of Pakistan's biggest stars, on the most glamourous night of the year."
The 16th LUX Style Awards will be recorded later in the month and are slated to air on Geo Television.