Coke Studio 2020 | Ishq Da Kukkar | Sehar Gul Khan

#CokeStudio2020 #IshqDaKukkar #SeharGulKhan Credits Listen to Sehar Gul Khan’s debut performance as she sings a devotional song fusing flavours of the Middle East, West and Sub-continent! Produced by: Rohail Hyatt Lyrics: Asim Raza Composer: Asim Raza Arranged by: Rohail Hyatt Lead Singer: Sehar Gul Khan Backing Vocalists: Nimra Rafiq, Kumail Jaffery, Shahab Hussain, Wajiha Naqvi…

Coke Studio Season 13 | Yaqeen | Wajiha Naqvi

Credits Listen to this modern raga rock track as Wajiha Naqvi takes you on a journey of self-belief. Produced by: Rohail Hyatt Lyrics: Wajiha Naqvi Composer: Wajiha Naqvi; Zara Madani (tarana) Arranged by: Rohail Hyatt Lead Singers: Wajiha Naqvi Backing Vocalists: Nimra Rafiq, Kumail Jaffery, Shahab Hussain, Zara Madani Drums: Volkan Öktem (Turkey) Electric Guitar:…

Coke Studio Season 13 | Dil Khirki | Mehdi Maloof

#CokeStudio2020 #MehdiMaloof #DilKhirki   Credits Dil Khirki, open the window to your heart and let the indie vibe of #DilKhirki take you away! Produced by: Rohail Hyatt Lyrics: Mehdi Maloof Composer: Mehdi Maloof Arranged by: Rohail Hyatt Lead Singer: Mehdi Maloof Backing Vocalists: Wajiha Naqvi, Nimra Rafiq, Kumail Jaffery, Shahab Hussain Bass Guitar: Kamran “Mannu”…

Coke Studio Season 13 | Dil Tarpe | Rahat Fateh Ali Khan ft. Zara Madani

Credits Produced by: Rohail Hyatt Lyrics: Rahat Fateh Ali Khan Composer: Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Zara Madani (Zara’s part) Arranged by: Rohail Hyatt Lead Singer/s: Rahat Fateh Ali Khan ft. Zara Madani Backing Vocalists: Nimra Rafiq, Kumail Jaffery, Shahab Hussain, Wajiha Naqvi Drums: Volkan Öktem (Turkey) Acoustic Guitar: Rohail Hyatt Electric Guitar: Asad Ahmed Sitar:…

Coke Studio Season 13 | Gal Sunn | Ali Pervez Mehdi ft. Meesha Shafi

Credits Produced by: Rohail Hyatt Lyrics: Ali Pervez Mehdi and Ahsan Pervez Mehdi (Gal Sunn); Asim Raza (Meesha’s Part); Manzoor Jhalla (Dohra) Composer: Ali Pervez Mehdi and Ahsan Pervez Mehdi; Zara Madani (Meesha’s Part) Arranged by: Rohail Hyatt, Zain Ali Lead Singer/s: Ali Pervez Mehdi ft. Meesha Shafi Backing Vocalists: Nimra Rafiq, Kumail Jaffery, Shahab…

Coke Studio Season 13 | Na Tutteya Ve | Meesha Shafi

Credits Na Tutteya Ve, listen to the story of resilience and an unbroken heart sung by Meesha Shafi, Sanam Marvi, Fariha Pervez, Zara Madani, Wajiha Naqvi and Sehar Gul Khan Produced by: Rohail Hyatt Lyrics: Shuja Haider, Asim Raza Composer: Shuja Haider, Meesha Shafi (Rap) Arranged by: Rohail Hyatt Lead Singers: Meesha Shafi, Fariha Pervez,…

Coke Studio Season 13 | Jaag Raahi | Ferikha Pervez & Ali Noor

Details & Credits Jaag Rahi, a contemporary rendition of the story of Sassi Pannun in the voices of Fariha Pervez and Ali Noor who are collaborating for the first time. Produced by: Rohail Hyatt Original Lyrics: Zahid Abbas Additional Lyrics- Ali Noor’s part: Asim Raza Original Composer: Mujahid Hussain, Rohail Hyatt (Ali Noor’s part) Arranged…

Song Obsession | Bol Kaffara

Yep, I am back with one of these. I discovered this song sometime last week. Calling it a discovery would be wrong, because it was YouTube’s amazing algorithm that suggested this song. Although the song is supremely romantic, the lyrics have a sufi undertone and the qawwali like composition instantly attracted me to the song….

10 All Time Favourite OSTs of Pakistani Dramas

OSTs are the main USP for any drama. Of course, the story itself and cast are just as important, but one can always go back and listen to the OST again and again. A good OST that relates to the story, resonates with the viewers. Here is a list of 10 finest original sound tracks…

Coke Studio Season 10| Episode 1 | Allah-u-Akbar | Ahmed Jehanzeb and Shafqat Amanat Ali

DETAILS Produced & Directed by: Strings Music Directed by: Shuja Haider Composed by: Shuja Haider Lyrics by: Shuja Haider (Special Thanks to Salman Azmi) Singers: Ahmed Jehanzeb and Shafqat Amanat Ali REVIEW This song introduced me to Ahmed Jahanzeb. I have heard Shafqat Amanat Ali Khan before (Mitwa from Kabhi Alvida Na Kehna and Khamaj…

Coke Studio Season 9 | Episode 6 | Tera Woh Pyar

The year was 2016 and I had just started binging on YouTube. One thing led to other and I heard this song. Suni Nahin, Zamaane Ne Teri Meri KahaniyaaN Both singers had a distinct voice and I fell in love with the song, watching it in loop. And that, ladies and gentleman, introduced me to…

Coke Studio Season 8 | Episode 1 | Bewajah | Nabeel Shaukat

Those were the good times. Discovering Coke Studio was like finding a treasure. I must admit, I did not like all the songs. There were few that threw me off. This song, was a recommendation by my brother. I was talking about Coke Studio once, and he asked me. “Have you watched Bewajah?” “No, I…

Coke Studio Season 9 | Episode 1 | Afreen Afreen

After watching Tera Woh Pyar for a million times, I moved on to other songs. Afreen Afreen was naturally the next pick. No, it wasn’t me. It was YouTube’s algorithm that showed me the related videos. Oh, alright! Another song by Momina Mustehsan, I thought. Besides, who doesn’t love the Afreen song by the legendary…

3 Reasons I waited for Coke Studio Season 12

Why was I waiting for Coke Studio Season 12? 1. Cuz I am addicted Coke Studio has some really good songs and I have been addicted to a few. It means that I look forward to more soul searching music. This addiction makes me wait for the Coke Studio Session all year long. 2. Rohail…

Coke Studio Season 12 | Promo

I have been googling about Coke Studio 12 release date; since August. Generally, at least the seasons I watched (Season 10 and Season 11) started around Pakistan’s Independence Day. In fact, I joked that since I started following Coke Studio has stopped production. Better late than never! The promo and first BTS for Atif’s hamd…

Coke Studio Season 11 – Promo out

Did anyone else missed that the first video of Coke Studio Season 11 is already out? The promo song “Hum Dekhenge” showcases all the artists participating in this season. A strange mix, and a whole bunch of individuals and bands. The performance gave me goosebumps, as always. And I don’t know why, but the promo…