Mumbai, July 6 (Mumbai Mirror): Pakistani singers Rahet Fateh Ali Khan and Atif Aslam are favorites across the border and it comes as no surprise that the two were roped in to lend vocals to Namaste England‘s songs.
“Atif was always my first choice for ‘Tere Liye’. I adore his voice and he’s sung a quintessential romantic song. Javed sahab has written a wonderful song and it’s one of his personal favorites too,” said the composer of the film’s music Mannan Shaah.
The video of the song has already been shot in London.
Speaking on the song sung by Rahat, Mannan said, “It’s sheer pleasure to have recorded ‘Tu Meri Main Tera’ with Rahat sahab, I’ve always been a big fan of his voice,” Mannan told Mumbai Mirror from Dubai where the song is currently being recorded.
He added, “We have tried a unique style which Rahat sahab has also explored for the first time. He was excited about singing something so new and fresh,”
The upcoming rom-com which stars Parineeti Chopra and Arjun Kapoor in lead roles is an installment of the Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif starrer Namaste London. the film is set to hit theatres October 19.
(The featured image at the top shows Rahat Fateh Ali Khan and Atif Aslam)