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‘I want to keep the poets’ words alive through music’

DNMUM436251 | 5/13/2019 | Author : Dhaval Roy | WC :469 | Art & Culture

Kavita Seth talks about her series of concert albums Main Kavita Hoon, Bollywood songs and more

Songstress Kavita Seth is busy with a project that’s close to her heart: Main Kavita Hoon – Live in Concert. This is a series of shows on works of renowned poets from different eras and regions of India, which are recorded and released as albums. She recently dropped Maine Muddat Se from her album featuring Urdu poet Wasim Barelvi. The Iktara (Wake Up Sid) hitmaker tells us more about the project in a conversation that’s peppered with nuggets on Sufism and healing through music.
The singer has been working on Main Kavita Hoon for a while. She reveals that the title is a nazm written by poet and her friend Jagdish Prakash, with whom she has also released an album, Ek Din and has her name along with describing what poetry really means.
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