Rahat Fateh Ali Khan’s magic has always left music lovers spellbound. With it’s soulful track and beautiful music coupled with the golden voice of Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, ‘Welcome To New York’s song ‘Ishtehaar’ is all set to be a chartbuster. ‘Ishtehaar’ sung by none other than the legendary singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan and Dhvani Bhanushali is composed by Shammi Tandon with lyrics penned by Charanjeet Charan.
Singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan says, “Ishtehaar is a beautiful soulful rendition and it was a pleasure to sing to the music of Shamir ji and collaborate with Puja Music for this song. It’s great to witness a young girl like Dhvani who has a lovely voice making her debut and sing beside me. Shammi ji has beautifully composed the song with Charanjeet ji’s lyrics giving it that magical touch.”
Singer Dhvani Bhanushali who has lent her vocals for the song says, “It is an honour to sing alongside Rahat Fateh Ali Sahab. It was great working under the baton of music director Shammi Tandon. It has truly been an experience that I will cherish forever. I am greatful to Puja Music for the opportunity.”
Says Director Chakri Toleti, “The melodic tune, soulful lyrics, and Rahat Sahab’s vocals are undoubtedly going to make everyone fall in love with the song. Puja Music has once again got it right with this one.”
Producer Vashu Bhagnani adds, “Puja Music has always believed in the power of music. ‘Ishtehaar’ is a song that will resonate with the audiences and with Rahat Sahab lending his vocals, the song has just risen to another level.”
The song appears at a crucial juncture in the film and is set to tug at the heartstrings and cause a stir in the hearts of listeners.
‘Welcome To New York’ is a heartfelt, rib-tickling comedy that tells the story of two unlikely youngsters living in India in search of a better life for themselves. An unexpected trip to New York City sets them off on a comedic adventure that changes their lives forever.
Produced by Pooja Films and Wiz Films and Directed by Chakri Toleti with music by Puja Music, ‘Welcome To New York’ releases worldwide on February 23rd, 2018.