Papon and Shalmali collaborate for the first time to bring “Aajo Cholechi”
Spearheaded by SVF, Eastern India’s largest entertainment company and Ori-Plast Limited, a five-decade old pioneer and leader in PVC & PE pipes, Oriplast Originals is a live studio-recorded content. In true collaborative spirit, this programme aims to pipe hot music into our playlists. SVF and Ori-Plast Limited have come together to create Bengal's first branded original content bringing forth 10 songs featuring 16 artistes with 7 composers.
Oriplast Originals will start streaming today with “Aajo Cholechi”, sung melodiously by Papon, who is known for his vocal range and from the young Bollywood brigade Shalmali Kholgade on the YouTube channel of SVF’s music label – SVF Music. This number has been composed by Subhadeep Mitra and is a beautiful infusion of Himachali folk with Bengali music. This song marks the first collaboration of not only Papon and Shalmali Kholga
Shalmali Kholgade added, “Subhadeep Mitra, the composer of the song I’ve sung for Oriplast Originals is a very dear friend. We met when I first went to Pritam’s studio to record. I’ve never sung any of his compositions before this but I was eagerly waiting to. So, when he called me about a show like Oriplast Originals which promoted non film original music, with one entire episode with Suubhadeep’s
Speaking about Oriplast Originals, Papo
Thrilled about the song launch, Subhadeep Mitra said, “I had a gala time composing Aajo Cholechi and wished Papon and Shalmali to bring the song to life. They have never worked together, and this is also my first time with them, and honestly, the result is stupendous! There are minute details in the song like the use of Marlin – a South American guitar, Charango – an American folk stroke instrument and even the style of chorus-backing vocals, similar to a choir design, something never attempted in Bengali music before.”
Subhadeep Mitra has closely worked with renowned composer Pritam Chakraborty and is an integral part of Jam8. Apart from several successful Bollywood projects like Dangal, Jagga Jasoos, Jab Harry Met Sejal, Tubelight, Ae Dil Hain Mushkil, he has also delivered several chartbusters in the Bengali Film Industry - "Bholey Baba" and "Shundori Komola" (from Villain), "Duniya" (Crisscross) to name a few.
Oriplast Originals boasts of big names in their repertoire like Papon, Shaan, Sona Mohapatra, Anupam Roy, Javed Ali, Ash King, Akriti Kakar, Shalmali Kholgade, Nikhita
The first season has started streaming on SVF Music from today (19th July).