The makers of ‘Begum Jaan‘ launched the second track from the film ‘Aazaadiyan’ today. The emotional track showcases the scenario post the partition between India and Pakistan, which happened in 1947.
Sung by the magical duo Sonu Nigam and Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, the hard-hitting lyrics penned by Kausar Muni definitely tugs at your heartstrings!
Vidya Balan ‘s ‘Begum Jaan’ trailer grabbed eyeballs and has left an impact on the audience with its intense dialogues and power-packed performances. Now, the music of the film too seems to touch the hearts of the audience.
The film narrates the story of a brothel run by Vidya Balan which comes right where the new border between India and Pakistan has to be drawn. The occupants are asked to empty the brothel in a month’s time and how Begum Jaan and her girls fight for their rightful place is what the film is about.
Srijit Mukherjee’s directorial’ Begum Jaan’ is a Hindi adaptation of Bengali film “Rajkahini“, which saw Rituparna Sengupta in the lead role.
Apart from Vidya Balan the film have a most powerful ensemble cast, with Ila Arun, Gauahar Khan, Pallavi Sharda, Rajit Kapoor, Ashish Vidyarthi, Chunky Pandey, Pitobash, Poonam Rajput, Ridheema Tiwari, Flora Saini, Priyanka Setia, Mishti Chakraborty, Sumit Nijhawan, Rajesh Sharma, Vivek Mushran in pivotal roles and Naseeruddin Shah making a guest appearance.
Produced by Mukesh Bhatt, the film is scheduled for release on April 14.
Watch the song ‘Aazaadiyan’ right here: