We're excited to announce the first new hit singles from the upcoming album Generations: Vol 1 to be released under the INSPIRED BY SALIL™ series. Recently Antara and Sanjoy took time out of their busy schedules to collaborate on this new family musical project dedicated to the musical genius of Salil Chowdhury.
The beautiful imagery of Salil Chowdhury's lyrics wrapped in the melodic guitar performance make Esho Boshona a memorable romantic song. Dur Ojanate is a haunting melody composed by Sanjoy with a laid back bass line and bells that will take you to a host of musically interesting places. Antara's vocals and synth arpeggios evoke visions of bubbles rising.
Yogesh's superbly crafted lyrics wrapped with a melodic guitar performance will make Kyon Beheke Hain a song to remember. It is Chale Ayona's haunting melody composed by Sanjoy with a laid back bass line and bells that will take you on a musical journey to savor.
Antara Chowdhury is the multi-talented daughter of renowned composer and lyricist Salil Chowdhury and acclaimed singer Sabita. Antara started her singing career at the age of 7. She is an accomplished in modern & classical genres and composition. She has numerous children's and contemporary hits to her credit in Hindi, Bengali, Tamil & Malayalam. She has worked with composers Salil Chowdhury, R.D. Burman, Ravindra Jain and Vidyasagar. Her projects include films and tv serials on Zee TV, ETV, Disney Channel and the Cartoon Network. Recently Antara sang a duet with Sonu Nigam for the film Khoya Khoya Chand directed by Sudhir Mishra with music by Shantanu Moitra which has gathered much acclaim since its release.
Sanjoy is a composer and musician based in Bombay and considered to be one of the most original and melodious present day songwriters by the connoisseurs of good music in the Hindi film industry. Sanjoy is the son of legendary Salil Chowdhury and his singer wife Sabita. He is a sound engineer and musician par excellence on piano & drums. He has scored background music for several hit Bollywood features: Jab We Met, Dhamaal, Goal, Sunday, Sarfarosh, Sins, Chocolate, Zinda, Aksar, Golmaal to name a few. Sanjoy has also scored for several hit TV Serials, jingles, and advertising campaigns. He has worked as a session musician for legendary geniuses Salil Chowdhury, Satyajit Ray, Illya Raja, Vanraj Bhatia & R.D Burman.