As soon as, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan took the stage with Momina Mustehsan in Coke Studio and introduced a gem that we nonetheless cherish in the present day
It was 19th of August, 2016, when the sensational “Aafreen Aafreen” was introduced up by Coke Studio and fast-forward in the present day, greater than 100 million – YES, 103 million+ occasions in truth – have listened to the track. It follows Tajdaar-e-Haram, the primary track by Coke Studio to cross over 100 million views in Pakistan.
Coke Studio’s success stands for a purpose that it stays a platform, sitting as a pivot in protecting the music fraternity alive in Pakistan. Come to consider it, the bygone season personified the whole lot the platform stands for. From paying tributes to showcasing new expertise, Coke Studio Season 10 was exceptional on this regard.
The spotlight of Season 9 remained “Aafreen Aafreen”. As ordinary, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, taking center-stage and proving his value. Moreover, we found one other expertise – the likes of Momina Mustehsan. All by means of the years, Coke Studio has confirmed to be one-stop for the supremely proficient musicians and artists; one nice instance is Aima Baig and Sahir Ali Bagga.
Allow us to uncover precisely what’s particular about “Aafreen Aafreen…”
About 2 a long time in the past, the legendary Ustaad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan serenaded the viewers with a track known as “Aafreen Aafreen.” It turned an imminent sensation again then and lengthy after, it’s nonetheless the most effective songs ever.
You possibly can sense the brilliance of Faakhir Mehmood within the association he pulls off. It’s a unique method: two totally different vocal inputs, Momina and Rahat giving their best possible. Rahat’s method is parallel to Momina’s. He presents in an absolute Qawwali-style, whereas Momina Mustehsan, she transforms it into an unplugged monitor.
The environment set right here compliments the majestic voices of those 2 singers. Momina particularly gained thousands and thousands of hearts after this efficiency!
That’s not all; “Aafreen Aafreen” is properly common amongst foreigners across the globe
You possibly can browse the next movies and every considered one of them exhibits how persons are entertained and impressed. The important thing takeaway right here is that Coke Studio manages to undertaking a constructive picture by means of music amongst most folks.
Coke Studio’s success speaks for itself. It’s an asset to the nation and a a lot sought-after topic for thousands and thousands of individuals. Every year, we await what magic it could carry when it comes to music and leisure for us and albeit, it by no means ceases to amaze us.
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