Salim Merchant, Jonita Gandhi on MixTape S2
The Indian-born-Canadian-singer Jonita Gandhi and the evergreen Salim Merchant pair up for a soul-stirring performance for the 4th episode of T-Series MixTape Season 2. Produced by Bhushan Kumar, this episode beautifully recreates two timeless songs ‘Dil Mein Ho Tum’ from the movie WHY CHEAT INDIA along with the record-breaking song ‘Galliyan’ from the movie EK VILLAIN. This new rendition of the song is now available exclusively on Amazon Prime Music.
The fourth episode of MixTape is a powerful melange of melody and rhythm combined with two incredible singers Salim Merchant and Jonita Gandhi. Featuring talented instrumentalists on percussion, rhythm, strings, the episode starts with a solo cello to set the mood of the song. Singers Salim Merchant and Jonita Gandhi deliver their vocals effortlessly on a mix of two songs carefully tailored by Music Director Abhijit Vaghani. The show has been directed by Ahmed Khan.
Sahas Malhotra, Director, Amazon Prime Music, says, “Salim Merchant is a renowned composer and singer in the world of Bollywood music with many past hits and Jonita Gandhi is one of the most prominent voices of today’s times. Their collaboration to recreate these two beautiful songs is absolutely amazing. I am sure, Prime Members are going to be delighted with this musical treat of their favourite hits ad-free !”
Commenting on mixing two timeless songs, Music Director Abhijit Vaghani shares, “Galliyan and Dil Mein Ho Tum has some massive music pieces. This time we have concentrated a lot on music. I have managed to create a groove which is more like using a puneri dhol but creating a Tyco drum for an overall groove.