ApunKaChoice.com
site  movies  celebs  music  news  showtimes  user  
Hello, Stranger Login | Sign up
ApunKaChoice » Article » Music Review: 'Bol Bachchan' music fails to hold interest
 

Music Review: 'Bol Bachchan' music fails to hold interest

'Bol Bachchan' music fails to hold interest
By Bhaskar Pant (IANS)
Sat, Jun 23, 2012 07:46:36 GMT
 

Music Review: 'Bol Bachchan' music fails to hold interest
Bol Bachchan music review; Rating- **1/2, Music Director: Himesh Reshammiya, Ajay-Atul; Lyricist: Farhad-Sajid, Shabbir Ahmed, Swanand Kirkire, Sameer Anjaan; Singers: Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Ajay Devgn, Himesh Reshammiya, Mamta Sharma, Vineet Singh, Sukhwinder Singh, Shreya Ghoshal, Mohit Chauhan

Four songs and their remixes -- that pretty much describes the soundtrack of Bol Bachchan. However, with four lyricists at their disposal, one expected a much better performance by the veteran Himesh Reshammiya and the duo of Ajay-Atul, who have earned much fame in Marathi music with their compositions.

The album starts on a good note with the voice of Amitabh Bachchan, who has used his baritone in the title track "Bol Bachchan". He is joined by son Abhishek and actor Ajay along with Himesh Reshammiya, Mamta Sharma and Vineet Singh.

The lyrics, penned by Farhad-Sajid are funny and remind the listeners of Amitabh's classic number "My name is Anthony Gonsalves". The composition is also good and this one is surely the catch of the soundtrack. It also has a remix version, replete with powerful beats. But the original works better.

Reshammiya gets you into the groove with "Chalao na naino se baan", reminiscent of the yesteryear hit "Bholi surat dil ke khote". The song has a very desi feel with playful lyrics by Shabbir Ahmed.

However, despite the support of Shreya Ghoshal's melodious vocals, the song does not leave a huge impact and is good for a one-time hear. Its remix version fares better musically with the inclusion of dhol and drum beats.

The third track "Nach le nach le" has a tango feel and kicks off with the beautiful sound of the saxophone. The musical duo of Ajay-Atul bring to the table different musical styles like dandiya and groovy Punjabi beats, providing a festive feel by mashing the music elements quite well.

The lyrics by Swanand Kirkire are voiced by Sukhwinder Singh, who is quite appealing. He is joined by Ghoshal and together they have done a fairly good job. Nothing too great about the remixed version, and its inclusion is hard to justify. It's definitely a passe.

With the last track, one was hoping for a good ending with Mohit Chauhan crooning a romantic number. However, "Jab se dekhi hai" is a very average track with a very ordinary composition.

Chauhan's beautiful voice has been totally wasted and the song fails to garner a positive response from the listener. What's more tragic is it's remix, which although has good electric beats but they are not at all in sync with the vocals.

The soundtrack thus fails to impress. The sole saving grace is the title track. There will be few takers for this album and it also jeopardises the musical genius Himesh Reshammiya, who needs to think about what went wrong here.
Veena Malik’s double role - in real life and films!
 
Gangs Of Wasseypur movie review
YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE
I don’t appreciate bad comments about my daughter: Abhishek Bachchan
I don’t appreciate bad comments about my daughter: Abhishek Bachchan
Trailer: Abhishek Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor’s 'All Is Well' looks a madcap family comedy
Trailer: Abhishek Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor’s 'All Is Well' looks a madcap family comedy
Watch: 'All Is Well' motion poster featuring Abhishek, Asin, Rishi Kapoor
Watch: 'All Is Well' motion poster featuring Abhishek, Asin, Rishi Kapoor
Abhishek Bachchan completes 15 years in Bollywood; feels grateful
Abhishek Bachchan completes 15 years in Bollywood; feels grateful
Tags :
,
,
,
,
,
comments powered by Disqus


 
Now Trending : Salman Khan | Shahrukh Khan | Ranbir Kapoor | Aishwarya Rai | Katrina Kaif | Kareena Kapoor | Priyanka Chopra | Poonam Pandey | Sherlyn Chopra | Alia Bhatt | New Hindi Movies

Photo Galleries 

Pix: Richa Chadda at ‘Masaan’ premiere in Delhi

Teaser: Madhur Bhandarkar’s hot and steamy 'Calendar Girls'

Pix: Lovebirds Karishma Tanna, Upen Patel in New Delhi

Tiger Shroff sets the ramp ablaze

Singer Arijit Singh at a presser

Arjun Kapoor, Javed Akhtar at ‘Me, Mia, Multiple’ book launch

Abhishek Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor, Asin at 'All Is Well' trailer launch

Trailer: Abhishek Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor’s 'All Is Well' looks a madcap family comedy
Wallpapers 

Bajrangi Bhaijaan Wallpapers

Katti Batti Wallpapers

Brothers Wallpapers

Sonam Kapoor Wallpapers

Drishyam Wallpapers

Singh Is Bliing Wallpapers
Hot Celebrities 

Nargis Fakhri

Shahrukh Khan

Emraan Hashmi
New Movies 

Miss Tanakpur Haazir Ho

Abcd - Any Body Can Dance - 2

Hamari Adhuri Kahani
Videos 

Hrithik Roshan, Katrina Kaif sizzle together in song 'Meherbaan'

'Finding Fanny' song 'Shake Your Bootiya'

Sonam Kapoor grooving to the party anthem ‘Abhi Toh Party Shuru Hui Hai’

Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif wow in ‘Bang Bang’ song video 'Tu Meri'

Shahid Kapoor in the 'Haider' song ‘Bismil’

‘Raja Natwarlal’ song ‘Namak Paare’ featuring Emraan Hashmi, Humaima Malick


Copyright © ApunKaChoice.com
ApunKaChoice.com : Latest Bollywood News, Bollywood Movies Reviews, Bollywood Wallpapers
privacy policy
Partner Sites : Sports - CricketZone - IndiaExpress.com [ Mobiles Festivals Bikes Cars ] - CardWeaver

photo gallery - new movies - celebs - wallpapers - the celeb A-Z - News & Gossip - Music - Video - Hot Topics
Anushka Sharma - Katrina Kaif - Kareena Kapoor - Priyanka Chopra - Deepika Padukone - Sonakshi Sinha - Aishwarya Rai - Poonam Pandey - Sherlyn Chopra
Salman Khan ( Bigg Boss 6 ) - Shahrukh Khan - Shahid Kapoor - Hrithik Roshan - Aamir Khan - Ranbir Kapoor