Badhaai Ho music evaluation: A pleasing, artistic album replete with hilarious lyrics, quirky compositions
The music of Amit Sharma’s upcoming romantic comedy Badhaai Ho seems like every Ayushamann Khurrana film ever (minus the most recent thriller AndhaDhun). Nevertheless that’s additional of an comment than a bit of criticism as a result of the soundtrack of all his films are replete with pleasing, quirky songs, with a bonus mellow amount sung by the actor himself.In Badhaai Ho, that tender monitor is ‘Nain Na Jodeen’. Ayushmann proves as quickly as as soon as extra that he is just about nearly as good a singer, if not larger, as he is an actor.
His dewy voice elevates the have an effect on of Kumaar’s well-crafted lyrics. His vocals originate from a spot of uncompromising honesty. Neha Kakkar provides equally good help inside the smaller female voice elements of the observe. The reality that she is going to swap from a ‘Dilbar’ from Milap Zaveri’s newest movement entertainer Satyamev Jayate to this romantic monitor bears testimony to her spectacular fluctuate. She’s going to get the accent correct, along with every observe. Ayushmann’s longtime collaborator, Rochak Kohli, makes use of loads of string units like Oud, Rabab, Bouzouki and Sarangi to lend the observe an iridescent attraction. His different of units is ironical since Kumaar’s lyrics propagate lessons on loving with no strings linked. A number of of his traces make for glorious poetry. As an illustration, “Tere bin saans naa le mere din raat, khali khali lagte hain lakeero wale haath.”‘Badhaaiyan Tenu’, which comes nearer to the film’s central narrative, is the easiest observe of the album. The film revolves spherical Ayushmann’s character whose mother will get pregnant when she in her early 50s. All people goes about wishing ‘badhaai ho’ to him and his family. The additional vocals stand out inside the observe as they’re pitched utterly. Brijesh Shandailya, Romy and Jordan moreover do job with the stanzas and chorus nevertheless the squeaky female vocals proceed to echo in a single’s ideas prolonged after the observe is over. Tanishk Bagchi’s different of musical units is on degree. Whereas Pradeep Pandit’s harmonium lends the observe an air of celebration, Tapas Roy’s mandolin reveals there are liberal doses of taunts beneath the crimson carpet. Vayu’s lyrics are minimal as he permits the eccentric music to take the forefront. Nevertheless he nails some contextually hilarious traces like “Hawa mei fireplace kia fir bhi gira hai sar par haathi” and “Maari thi missed title hiya par ho gaya reply ji”.With ‘Morni Banke’, Tanishk Bagchi goes once more to what he does the easiest — rehashing classics. He revisits Guru Randhawa’s 2010 single ‘Morni’, composed by Punjabi MC and written by MellowD. With its vibrant lyrics and a compelling hook (to not miss the “balle! balle!” peppered throughout the observe), the Punjabi monitor was screaming to get a model new life. Nevertheless Tanishk handles this regurgitation additional responsibly. Firstly, he ropes in Randhawa for the vocals. The Punjabi pop star has turn into the go-to rehash monetary establishment for T-Sequence along with ghazal maestro Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan. Randhawa takes full good thing about the streamlined affiliation of Bagchi to amp up his vocals. Whereas the distinctive sounded additional like a singer taking to mic at a casual family carry out and crooning an impromptu observe on the beats of a dhol, the model new and improved mannequin boasts of the finesse of a studio-produced observe. Neha Kakkar as quickly as as soon as extra proves her versatility proper right here as she holds her private in entrance of Randhawa on this bhangra amount.’Sajan Bade Senti’ is a pleasing gully dance amount composed by JAM8. The music group employs additional vocals inside the kind of a see-saw between”uff” and “offo”, which is definite to unfold like a wildfire among the many many listeners. Dev Negi, who rose to fame with ‘Butterfly’ in Imtiaz Ali’s romantic comedy Jab Harry Met Sejal and ‘Sweety Tera Drama’ in Ashwini Iyer Tiwari’s Bareilly Ki Barfi, powers this observe and splashes gallons of masti on Vayu’s lyrics. The phrases paint a picture of a wacky meet cute with traces like, “Chalegi ab toh palang par kushti, bhula okay susti aaja”.
As a complete, the music of Badhaai Ho is celebratory for a lot of half, barring the ruminating ‘Nain Na Jodeen’. All the songs, stuffed with pleasing and frolic, will each make your foot faucet or tickle the humorous bone. *Listens to ‘Badhaaiyan Tenu’ as soon as extra* Okay, wait. All the songs will make your foot faucet and tickle the humorous bone.
Badhaai Ho moreover stars Sanya Malhotra, Neena Gupta, Gajraj Rao and Surekha Sikri. It is co-produced by Vineet Jain, Aleya Sen, Hemant Bhandari, Amit Ravindernath Sharma and Priti Shahani. Bankrolled by Junglee Pictures, the film is slated to launch this Thursday on 18 October.