August 31, 2010 04:40:10 PM IST Bollywood Trade News Network
Global superstar Gurdas Maan, known for giving Punjabi Music a face, has received numerous awards and honors for his contribution to Punjabi Music and Indian Entertainment Industry. Now Mr. Maan will be honored with a Doctorate in World Music from The University of Wolverhampton on 7th September 2010, in United Kingdom, thus adding yet another feather to the cap of the man who is known as the Institution of Music by the Punjabis, all around the World.
Mr. Maan will now be amongst those few artists in the world that have had the privilege of being worthy of a Doctorate in Music. Others include Sir Paul McCartney, Bill Cosby and Bob Dylan. "I am both touched and thankful for this recognition and I will continue entertaining my audience like always." says the legendary singer.