Shilpa Rao released a melodic track "Baanwreâ€
Hyundai Spotlight is back with another season after the riveting success of Season 1. After Season 2's inaugural song "Jhoome Re" by Benny Dayal ft. Aanchal Tyagi, Hyundai Spotlight is thrilled to receive immense love for its second song, as "Baanwre" received 1.1 Million views within 2 weeks of release. This soul-stirring composition, crafted as an ode to wandering souls, invites listeners on a transformative journey of self-discovery and purpose.
"Baanwre" is a musical masterpiece that delves deep into the emotions of uncertainty, companionship, and self-exploration. The term "Baanwre", signifying a free-spirited soul in Hindi, forms the essence of the song. The lyrics poetically capture the essence of waking up each day with an innate yearning to explore the world, mirroring the flight of a bird through an open sky, free from predetermined destinations.
The song artfully weaves a narrative that reflects the challenges of self-discovery, highlighting the struggles and uncertainties faced along the journey. Amidst life's vast possibilities, "Baanwre" portrays the power of companionship, emphasizing shared experiences as a guiding light through life's decisions.
Renowned Bollywood artist, Shilpa Rao lends her emotive vocals to "Baanwre," accompanied by a captivating melody that resonates with listeners. Rao's impact on the industry is undeniable, with chart-topping tracks such as "Khuda Jaane," "Malang," and "Bulleya." Her collaboration with eminent composers like A.R. Rahman and Pritam has solidified her position as a stalwart in the music scene.
As per Mr Tarun Garg, Chief Operating Officer - Hyundai Motor India, “We launched Hyundai Spotlight Season 1 with the endeavour to connect & engage with the vibrant youngsters across the country. The objective was also to give the emerging music artists in India an opportunity to showcase their talent to the nation. We are elated to notice the love that Hyundai Spotlight has been receiving. In fact, the reactions on social media have been overwhelming for all of us at Hyundai. Season 2 of Hyundai Spotlight has already begun on a melodious note, with the first song ‘Jhoome Re’ by Benny Dayal & Aanchal Tyagi, resonating with 14 million + viewers on Hyundai Spotlight’s YouTube channel. The second song as a part of Season 2, ‘Baanwre’ features renowned artist Shilpa Rao collaborating with ‘F-Kaze’, a rising sensation, to create a soulful jugal-bandi that tugs at the heartstrings of listeners. As we move forward with Season 2 of Hyundai Spotlight, we hope to foster a harmonious spirit that celebrates the power of music.”
Preeti Nayyar VP New Business and Brand Partnerships, UMG India and South Asia adds, “Collaborating with Hyundai for Hyundai Spotlight has always been delightful. After the brilliant success of Hyundai Spotlight season 1, we were even more thrilled to work towards season 2. Our hearts fill with immense joy as our second release this season 'Baanware' by Shilpa Rao has already started making waves amongst music lovers. The way people showered love on ‘Jhoome Re’ by Benny Dayal & Aanchal Tyagi, we were pretty sure 'Baanware' would also be able to make space in everyone's heart.”
Shilpa Rao expresses, "This song holds a special place in my heart as it beautifully encapsulates the journey of discovering oneself in the midst of life's uncertainties. 'Baanwre' is an ode to the free-spirited souls who wander through life, finding their way through challenges and companionship. My heart fills with immense joy as this song has been loved by the listeners reminding them of the beauty that emerges from embracing the unknown."
F Kaze, the creative mind behind the song, shares, "This song is a heartfelt tribute to those wandering souls in search of their purpose. 'Baanwre' encapsulates the journey of finding beauty in life's uncertainties. Like a free-spirited bird, these souls navigate the open sky of life, discovering destinations amidst challenges. All thanks to Hyundai Spotlight for giving me the opportunity and Shilpa Rao, who's an amazing singer. I enjoyed working with her on this song."
Hyundai Spotlight, a collaboration between Hyundai Motor India Ltd. and Universal Music India (Universal Music Group for Brands, India), continues to empower emerging artists. "Baanwre" embodies the mission of Hyundai Spotlight, providing a platform for India's burgeoning musical talents to showcase their voices.