The Birth of Bhangra in Britain | Pump Up The Bhangra: The Sound of Asian Britain
Bhangra named after a harvest dance, is claimed to have been forged in the foundries of the West Midlands, where immigrants from the Indian sub-continent had come to work.Tweet
Apna Sangeet and Soho Road | Pump Up The Bhangra: The Sound of Asian Britain
Soho Road is at the heart of the Punjabi community in Birmingham and the title of one of bhangra's most iconic songs.
Panjabi MC: Bhangra Goes Mainstream | Pump Up The Bhangra: The Sound of Asian Britain
Mundian to Bach Ke is the most recognisible bhangra song. It went straight in to number 5 in the UK charts in 2003 and the first ever tuban wearing Sikh appeared on Top of the Pops.