Sense of déjà vu, but Mohit Chauhan’s voice drives this journeyman track

Sense of déjà vu, but Mohit Chauhan’s voice drives this journeyman track

Salman Khan Films has released another song from Notebook (2019). As the title suggests, ‘Safar’ is a journeyman song, which is rare these days. The last one we remember, Irshad Kamil’s ‘Safar’ from Jab Harry Met Sejal (2017), was an absolute delight. The similarity between the Notebook song and Jab Harry Met Sejal ends with the…

Vishal Mishra replaces folk with fun as Zaheer Iqbal entertains the kids

Vishal Mishra replaces folk with fun as Zaheer Iqbal entertains the kids

In 2000, the trio of Shankar Mahadevan, Ehsaan Noorani and Loy Mendonsa had composed the peppy dance number ‘Bumbro’ for Vidhu Vinod Chopra’s Mission Kashmir (2000). The song was inspired by a Kashmiri folk wedding song ‘Bumbro’ [pronounced as Bumbaroh]. Nineteen years later, composer Vishal Mishra has created his version of the folk song for…

Mesmerising separation song set in picturesque Srinagar

Mesmerising separation song set in picturesque Srinagar

Pakistani great Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan’s ‘Tere Bin Nahi Lagda’ has seen different versions in India. Upcoming film Notebook has a song ‘Nai Lagda’, which is, thankfully, not a remake but only has a similar title. The film is produced by Salman Khan and stars Zaheer Iqbal and Pranutan Bahl. Lyricist Akshay Tripathi creates his…