Madhuri Dixit and Sanjay Dutt’s iconic song, ‘Mera Dil Bhi Kitna Pagal Hai’, recreated, Entertainment News
One of the most popular songs from the iconic 1991 film “Saajan” – along with equally compelling songs – “Mera Dil Bhi Kitna Pagal Hai” will now be recreated for the digital space.
The revamped version, which will be sung by Mamta Sharma of ‘Munni Badnaam Hui’ and ‘Fevicol Se’ fame, will hit major digital stores on August 5, according to reports.
As it turns out, Venus Music, of the Venus Worldwide conglomerate, was acquired by Believe, the leading Paris-based digital company, in 2019. As part of this 100% acquisition, Venus Music is now renamed Ishtar. The 2019 acquisition covers all musical rights to Venus Music, which has a strong catalog of non-cinematic music as well as Bollywood film music and includes categories such as regional, pop, classical, ghazals, qawwalis, devotional and instrumental. . As part of this strategic movement, Venus Music will no longer be limited to the domination of national circles, but will also benefit in parallel from a global leverage effect thanks to the vast international affiliations of Believe.
Entitled “Mera Dil Bhi Kitna Pagal Hai”, the revamped track was released on a YouTube channel and all major digital stores on August 5, 2021. The track is a cover version of the original song from the 1991 hit romantic drama “Saajan” which featured Madhuri Dixit and Sanjay Dutt. Popular TV actor Shaheer N Sheikh and singer Mamta Sharma will share screen space in the music video for the cover song which was directed by Ashraf Ali.
Singer Mamta Sharma reportedly said, “My new release is a recreation of the iconic song ‘Mera Dil Bhi Kitna Pagal Hai’ from the movie Saajan, which was released 30 years ago and continues to hold such a memorable place in all our hearts. Being an avid Madhuri Dixit fan, this is a project close to my heart and is my humble ode to his legacy. I had a great time putting this project together. Shaheer is extremely hardworking, humble and Cooperative Bad-Ash did an impeccable job with the lyrics while Ashraf Ali brilliantly captured the essence of the track in the video. I hope listeners will love this recreated version of the track.
Shaheer N Sheikh reportedly added, âI had a great time shooting the video with Mamta Sharma because the song is one of my favorites. A song that came out 3 decades ago gave the ‘romance’ a whole new meaning at that time and until today she lives in our hearts! I remember watching the movie for the first time and totally fell in love with the characters on the screen. Mamta and I tried to capture all the feelings attached to the song, recreating this popular track by Saajan and hope our fans will appreciate the effort.