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Mongolia|art & entertainment|May 17, 2019 / 05:18 PM
President of Mongolia meets with popular heavy metal band The Hu

AKIPRESS.COM - President of Mongolia Khaltmaa Battulga has received producer and singer B. Dashdondog and members of The Hu heavy metal band, which performs in a new genre called Hunnu Rock, Montsame reports.

Producer B.Dashdondog formed The Hu band in 2016, but spent many years on researches in order to get the band enter the music market. Currently, the band is working to release its first album ‘Gerege’ with nine songs this year, of which two songs namely ‘Yu ve Yu ve’ and ‘Wolf Totem’ have been released. Within less than one year, the two videos on Youtube have had about 27 million views.

A song ‘Wolf Totem’ topped a chart of the American iTunes top 100 rock song downloads, while another song ‘Yu ve Yu ve’ was charted in first ten of Billboard.

President Kh. Battulga appraised that their achievement promotes Mongolia worldwide while advising them to keep on striving to make best works and be unified even when they become world-famous.

In the end of the meeting, the President wished success to their future endeavors.

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