Birmingham based community radio station, Raaj FM has branded its first Summer Mela a huge success after it attracted an audience of over 30,000 at Victoria Park, Smethwick.

The popular Punjabi radio station brought together internationally renowned artists such as DCS (Shin), Jazzy B, Mangal Singh, Nirmal Sidhu, Pardesi Music Machine, Sarbjit Cheema and Sukhsinder Shinda.

Alongside the live music stage, there were activities within the park for the whole family, from visiting stalls who were showcasing local businesses, to food and getting involved in the sports area.

Star TV were media partners for the event.

Gajan Singh, Director of Raaj FM, “We are absolutely delighted that the Summer Mela was attended by so many people! For our first ever mela, we are so grateful for all the support from listeners to businesses to all our partners. This event was a great community event that was exciting for everybody!”

Yeshpal Sharma, Vice President Star UK & Europe stated, “Through the successful partnership between Star TV and Raaj FM, we managed to attract an unprecedented crowd in the heart of West Midlands with performances from some of the biggest names in British Asian entertainment acts.”