Eros International and Vijay Galani's VEER unveiled its music album in the midst of veterans of music and the media. The soundtrack of the film is done by musical duo Sajid-Wajid and lyrics written by Oscar winner Gulzar, who have come together for the first time.
VEER which stars Salman Khan in the lead is soon to release on 22nd January 2010 and is already touted to be Bollywood's biggest epic film to hit the silver screen till date.
Reveals a source "For the music none of the songs had electronic audio sound recording -50 musicians across India came together for a live orchestral recording of the film. These musicians perform live shows across the country and were hard to source but the musical team refused to compromise"
The songs of the film were showcased at the music launch. Stalwart singers like Sonu Nigam,Sunidhi Chauhan, Roopkumar Rathore ace lyricist Gulzar, Sajid Wajid, director Anil Sharma, Producer Vijay Galani and Bollywood superstar Salman Khan unveiled the album of the film.
Adds the source "Normally an electronic sound recording is quicker and takes 3 days to the maximum however the songs of VEER took an easy 12 days as it involved major co-ordination and was recorded live"
Wajid of the musical duo Sajid-Wajid talking about the film's music said "The music of the film is larger than life, it suits the epic era yet is contemporary. The music will definitely be loved .Just like the title of the film it will not disappoint"