With the successful launch of Coke Studio Season 6, anticipations are high considering international artists and traditional folk singers have collaborated for this season. After the successful hit single ‘Jogi’ by Fariha Pervaiz The second song ‘Laili Jaan’ of the Coke Studio Season 6 is on air on their official Vimeo Channel, The lyrics have been composed primarily by Afghan singer Ahmad Zahir. Zahir dedication to folk music is a rather unique combination, making it a popular name among non-Pashtuns and non-Persians.
Zeb & Haniya have done great justice to the song keeping it beautiful and soulful the backup voices of Rachel Viccaji, Zoe Viccaji have further enhanced the beauty in the song, Laili Jaan is a very popular track among music listeners in Balochistan. With a unique composition of traditional music lyrics, combined with a unique twist of jazz, R&B and blues, ‘Laili Jaan’ is pinned to be a successful hit among youth singers and followers of traditional music lovers amongst the youth and the elders.
Watch the track ‘Laili Jaan’ By Zeb & Haniya below:
The song is definitely close to the core of Coke Studio’s goal in mixing up the old songs with the latest touch. If you like the song don’t forget to share.
Way to go, Coke Studio.