Academy Award winner Indian music composer AR Rahman is set to head to down-under this October to perform live.

He will be performing at Spark Arena in Auckland on October 6. This is the first time he will be performing in New Zealand. 

Currently, Rahman is touring the world to celebrate 25 years of his musical journey. New Zealand-Australia is part of his tour, named "Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow". He will be performing in Sydney on 30 September at Qudos Bank Arena, in Melbourne on 7 October at Hisense Arena.

He will be performing in Fiji too for the first time on October 14.

The event is being brought by Polux Media and is being promoted by Polux Technologies India Pvt Ltd.

The tickets for Auckland show will be available soon on ticketmaster.