Lyricist Manoj Muntashir: I would like to write a prayer!
Manoj Muntashir is one of the most eminent lyricists of all times. He wrote the lyrics to ‘Galliyan’ song from the film EK VILLAIN, ‘Tere Sang Yaara’ from the film RUSTOM, ‘Kaun Tujhe’ from the film M.S DHONI: THE UNTOLD STORY. Besides He also wrote the lyrics of the song ‘Phir Bhi Tumko Chaahunga’, which was immensely liked by people.
His next release is AIYAARY all set to release at the beginning of 2018 featuring Sidharth Malhotra, others are HATE STORY 4, RAID featuring Ajay Devgn and Ileana D'cruz, and also Saina Nehwal's biopic.
In a candid conversation with Manoj Muntashir he spoke about love for music, competition in Bollywood and his upcoming music and more.
On being asked if feels the heat of competition to which he said, “There are people who write better than me and there are also people who write worse than me, but nobody pens like Manoj Muntashir. There is no replica of Manoj Muntashir.”
Furthermore when asked what genre of music you like and would want to create further, he said, “I have tried every genre of music. Be it romantic ballad or EDM, or peppy number. One thing that I would actually like to write is a prayer. We haven’t really heard any prayer ever since ‘Itne Shakti hume dena Daata’.”
Talking about his future projects, he said, “I am composing for HATE STORY 4 and few more, when the time is right I will talk about it.”