ISLAMABAD (APP) - Pakistans top pop singer Haroon Rashid here late Friday enthralled the audience of twin cities with the mesmerizing performance of his band at Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA). The musical evening was held under the PNCAs programme Baithak to promote the local singers and acknowledge the services of established musicians. Multi-talented Haroon, the famous Asian pop star, is a singer, composer, musician, producer, recording engineer, and exhilarating live performer. His fan following is in the millions. He has sold nearly three million CDs and tapes world wide and the audience at his shows often number in the tens of thousands. Haroon is an accomplished Guitar player and keyboard player. He has been playing the guitar and composing songs since the age of 13. He formed his first band Idiosyncracies in school at the age of 14. Some of his performances drew crowds in the tens of thousands, and he boasted a strong fan base in the UK, US, and Dubai. He performed several times in front of sell out audiences at Wembley Arena, London, and at the BBC Asia awards (Birmingham, NEC) watched by two million on television. The programme aimed at acknowledging the skills of the musicians and provide entertainment opportunities to music lovers of twin cities, an official of PNCA said while talking to APP. Pakistan has rich cultural heritage, which needs to be preserved and promoted for improving soft image of the country worldwide, he said.