British Asian Artist Avina Shah collaborates with brand new singing sensation Kishan with a soulful rendition of the latest Bollywood hit ‘Saans’ from ‘Jab Tak Hai Jaan’, which officially releases today on Diwali. The UK Artists dedicate their cover in memory of the late Yash Chopra.
Yash Chopra’s untimely demise three weeks before the release of his last film makes ‘Jab Tak Hai Jaan’ (Till my last breath) even more special for his fans as it truly captures the legend and his passion for cinema. It is said that this last labour of love was his dream ever since his last outing as a director with Veer-Zaara. The film stars The King of Bollywood – Shah Rukh Khan, Katrina Kaif, and Anushka Sharma, with music by the Oscar-winning A.R. Rahman and produced by Aditya Chopra.
This unique and soothing cover of ‘Saans’ produced by the talented Rax Timyr beautifully captures the sweet and melodious voice of Avina Shah, who is best known for her previous hit singles ‘Tere Bina’ and ‘Dil Deewana’. Avina , who has recently been working on various exciting projects to surprise her fans with in 2013, decided to do a special cover of ‘Saans’ after hearing it on the radio recently.
“I fell in love with the song as soon as I heard it and have been really looking forward to watching ‘Jab Tak Hai Jaan’ after seeing the amazing trailer. The passing of Yash Chopraji was deeply saddening as I am a huge fan of him as a person and of his work and have been lucky to have spent time with him in India and the UK.” – Avina
Kishan’s soulful vocals create the perfect blend in this engaging cover enriched with various live instruments. Having signed to Rax Timyr Productions and with his debut song releases just around the corner, Kishan is already generating a lot of interest both in the UK and across India and is tipped to be the next big Bollywood artist emerging from the UK. Backed with intense training in Hindustani Classical Music from a young age, he has attained the versatility to sing in many different styles and genres, be it Sufi, devotional or Bollywood. Now as the latest member of international entertainment group Eastern Illusion, Kishan prepares to take the Asian music industry by storm in 2013 and continue to connect with a wide range of audiences with his charming character and of course exquisite voice.