BIG Music and BIG Pictures launches the music of "Mera Pind – My Home"
Harbhajan Maan and Navjot Singh Sidhu team up for the first time
Chandigarh, Aug 9, 2008: Big Music and Big Pictures is all set to recreate history with the music launch of the eagerly awaited film, "Mera Pind – My Home". Navjot Singh Sidhu, a cricketer, politician and TV anchor is all set to make his debut as an actor. He will be seen sharing the silver screen with the renowned Punjabi Singer & Punjabi superstar Harbahajan Mann in "Mera Pind – My Home". BIG Music and BIG Pictures today released the music of the film at a grand evening held in Chandigarh. The music album will be hitting the shelves at the leading music stores across the country on 8th August.
Directed by ace cinematographer and accomplished director Manmohan Singh, the film is a complete family entertainer with perfect mix of emotions, comedy & drama. Manmohan Singh, cinematographer of Yash Chopra movies like Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge, Darr, Lamhe Chandini and many more, has made Punjabi blockbusters like "Mitti Wajaan Maardi", "Dil Apna Punjabi", "Yaaran Naal Baharaan" ‘Asa Nu Maan Watna Da’ and J’ee Aaayaan Nu’. The movie also stars Kimi Varma, the familiar face in Punjabi cinema.
The music album of this film is a perfect blend of melody, romance, desi bhangra and Punjabi hip hop. Well known Punjabi music composer, Babloo Kumar has composed the music for the movie and the lyrics are penned by Babu Singh Mann. While Labh Janua, Rani Randeep, Rana Ranbir lend vocals, Harbhajan Mann adds another feather to this music bandwagon with his distinctly desi bhangra flavour.
"Mera Pind" has 8 exquisite tracks including the title track, Mera Pind, a melodious and spirited rendition that celebrates ‘my home’, the native land and place of belonging wherein divinity resides. The other trend setting tracks like "College", nostalgic recall of the bygone youthful days, "Geda Sheda", a romantic banter & "Dhaaba", a joyful, mirthful song with a flavour of rap by Rana Ranbir targeting youth, makes this score truly a collector’s album.
Commenting on the music release, Rajesh Sawhney, President, Reliance Big Entertainment said, ‘Mera Pind-My Home’, is undoubtedly a landmark film for Punjabi cinema and will have the widest release ever for a Punjabi film. We are proud to associate, yet again, with Manmohan Singh, who is a legend in the Punjabi film industry and am sure that ‘Mera Pind-My Home’ will appeal to audiences across generations"
Speaking about the launch Mr.Kulmeet Makkar, CEO, BIG Music & Home Entertainment said, "Our earlier association with Harbhajan Singh & Manmohan Singh with the release of "Mitti Wajaan Maardi" was a super hit and Harbajaan’s chartbuster song "Wajde Dhol Naal" received the ETC Punjabi Award for the "Best Punjabi Film Song. We are confident that "Mera Pind" will be another super hit and hope that Harbhajan & Navjot together make a great winning combination on screen. "
Excited about the launch of his film, director Manmohan Singh said: "Navjot has a major fan following in all parts of the country and he has always been loved by the audiences in every role that he plays. Harbhajan is a versatile singer and a talented actor and the chemistry between the two is simply amazing. Navjot Singh Sidhu and Harbhajan Mann were the perfect choice for this film."
Harbhajan Mann & Navjot Singh Sidhu will create sheer magic in this movie. Harbhajan Mann much known for his singing is today known as the Punjabi All Rounder in the entertainment industry. He is back with "Mere Pind", after delivering super hit blockbuster Punjabi movies like "Mitti Wajan Mardi, Dil Apna Punjabi, Asaan Nu Maan Watnaan Da".
"Mera Pind" is woven around the backdrop of a Punjabi village & the challenges that the villagers face in their day-to-day lives. Navjot Singh Sidhu, a rich fun loving NRI settles in a small village of Punjab & brings in the spirit of self-empowerment among the villagers of his village. The lives of the youth, led by Harbhajan Mann, are transformed by Sidhu’s simple but extremely enterprising initiatives. As time goes by, the village is transformed into a sparkling hamlet and this becomes a model for surrounding villages that start aping the message of self empowerment.
The movie’s aims is to emphasize the importance self empowerment. Melodious music, the script & the interesting star cast will sure make this movie one of the most-sought-after Punjabi films of this year.
The audio cassette & the CD pack will be available at an affordable price of Rs. 50 & Rs.125 respectively.
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