Bappi Lahiri debuts as a playback singer for Marathi film

After tasting success with Hindi and Bengali films, Bappi Da sang his first song for Sanjay Jadhav's film 'Lucky'

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Indian film industry's one of the most acclaimed music composer & singer, Bappi Lahiri has given many hits in Bollywood and other film industries. He eminent singer recently recorded his first Marathi track for Sanjay Jadhav's upcoming film Lucky

Talking about the same, he said “I have a very special connect with the Marathi film industry. I started my Bollywood career in 70’s. But my claim to fame was Sunil Dutt and Asha Parekh starrer Raja Thakur’s film Zakhmi (1975). Raja Thakur was a Maharashtrian filmmaker. Since then I wanted to explore myself in Marathi films. But I only got a chance to compose music for one Marathi film ‘Dokyala Taap Nahi’ way back in 1990. My Bollywood career kept me so busy that I didn’t get an opportunity to contribute to Marathi cinema.  But now I am debuting in Marathi as a playback singer with Sanjay Jadhav’s Lucky & I am very excited and looking forward to its response.”

Adding to this, filmmaker Sanjay Jadhav said, “We are so lucky to have Bappi Da on board. We grew up listening to his music and now I got a chance to work with him. I am sure people will love and cherish this song.”

Bappi Da has won numerous awards and has worked in around 500 films spanning his 45-year long career. His song will be features in the film directed by Sanjay Jadhav, starring Deepti Sati & Abhay Mahajan in lead is slated to release early next year in theatres.

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