Ever since he scored the tracks ‘Dard E Tanhai Main’ and ‘Main Chala’ for the Bollywood film ‘Jashnn’ in 2009, I became his fan. Artist Nouman Javaid, has a very different approach to his sound and to his Music.
What I liked the most about his initial two tracks, are his crystal clear and emotion filled vocals which seem to be effortlessly combined with a blend of piano and guitar melodies. Having followed his work since 2009, I have also enjoyed his popular song ‘Gham E Ashiqui’ and the OSTs where he has also lent his vocals.
He has recently released a stunning new track called ‘Chalo’ which he has written, composed and sung. ‘Chalo’ is a beautiful melody which is sure to stay with you after you listen to it. Do check out the video of the song and share your feedback in the comments!
I have been wanting to discuss this topic for weeks. The concept of ‘singles’ has arrived in the Bollywood music industry. They are not singles that release from albums/soundtracks, but actual songs that are not attached to anything. Yup, they are not attached to any film or album whatsoever.
So far, we have seen the release of 3 such singles. The first one featured Hrithik Roshan and Sonam Kapoor in the video of the YoYo Honey Singh revised, ‘Dheere Dheere Se’. Yes, everyone’s favourite golden oldie from the 90’s film ‘Aashiqui’, was given the YoYo Honey Singh treatment. The single of course, was produced by TSeries as they are the ‘brain’ behind this unique idea.
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My latest piano solo ‘Teri Yaad’ (reprise version), is a song which is probably my most favourite from the recent Bollywood soundtrack of ‘Teraa Surroor’.
It is the fourth song that I have learnt to play this year, without any written music as a guide. It is also the fourth song that I have learnt (after the Sanam Teri Kasam title track, Bewajah & Main Woh Chaand) by my favourite Bollywood musician Himesh Reshammiya.
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