Submitted by Calcutta Music on Wed, 10/31/2012 - 08:39.
Mumbai, Oct 31, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) On the 50th anniversary of Laxmikant-Pyarelal the sensational Jodi of LP is back. Their first ever music album which launches debutante singer Pankaj Chaturvedi “Aawaaz Dil se” was recently unveiled in Mumbai in a grand event.
The evening dazzled as the stars came down to celebrate a comeback event of this ace music composer who is back in the world of melodies after 14 years of exile. The launch event followed by a live performance by Pankaj was attended by Jeetendra, Prem Chopra, Ameen Sayani, Anandji, Sameer, Kishan Kumar, Ameesha Patel, singer Madhushree, Vikas Bhalla, Harry Anand, Sawaan Kumar, Mohammad Aziz and the woman behind this big event Sapna Chaturvedi.
Jeetendra and Prem Chopra
Pyarelal Sharma, Anandji, Pankaj and Ameen Sayani
After lighting the lamp and seeking blessings of Goddess Saraswati, Pankaj’s performance commenced. Pyarelal forwarded his best wishes to this budding talented musician and blessed Pankaj for a prosperous life ahead. Pankaj’s performance thrilled and entertained the audience. His special tribute to Rajesh Khanna and Yash Chopra was “Mere dil main aj kya hain” while he also sang songs from his album like “Paheli nazar mein” and “Maa”. His performance of the Karz’s superhit “Om shanti om” stunned the audience and the performance was met with warm round of applause.
Sameer and Anandji
Sameer, Pyarelal Sharma, Pankaj Chaturvedi, Sapna Chaturvedi
Sawan Kumar and Jeetendra
Dressed in a humble ensemble of white kurta-pajama Pyarelal Sharma was with wife while Pankaj Chaturvedi draped himself in denim jeans matched with a black blazer. Ameesha decked up in a blue jumpsuit not only was revealing her beauty way too much but the outfit also seemed like a complete no-no for the evening! However, the other guests present were seen in traditional outfit and the evergreen Jeetendra even in his Black shirt and denim stood out as the most handsome man present for the evening. Along with the album launch a rare collection of Laxmikant Pyarelal's best 50 songs music CD and a coffee table book was also launched. These CDs and Books will be made available to the music lovers by November 13th which marks the birth anniversary of Laxmikant.
Released by Sapna Chaturvedi’s music company Eternal Dreams the album has been produced on a grand scale with a whopping budget of over a crore. With Aawaaz Dil Se the trinity of Pankaj, lyricist Sameer and Composer Pyarelal promise to create musical magic. The album promises to reiterate the delight for which Laxmikant-Pyarelal are famous.