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‘Composition is the hero of the song’

DNDEL22356 | 9/14/2018 | Author : Dhaval Roy | WC :312

Says Shashaa Tirupati about revisiting Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan’s Tere Bin Nai Lagda

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Songstress Shashaa Tirupati recently released her version of Ustad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan’s Tere Bin Nai Lagda, which, unlike the original, is groovy, playful and breezy. The Mono Beena (Gold) singer tells us more about the track.
What made you revisit Tere Bin Nai Lagda?
A fan from childhood, I was listening to Nusrat Saab’s discography while out on a drive one night and was soaking in the sound and the idea of how ahead of his time he was in his approach to the production of a track. This song came up and I felt it’s a gorgeous tune with so much pathos to the lyrics, so, why not make it optimistic and fun, considering the melody has the potential to do both! The idea was to translate the pain of longing into p
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