New Delhi: Coke Studio's India version premiered on MTV on Saturday amidst huge expectations and buzz among music fans. While, there were fans who were waiting for India's version irrespective, there were people who were waiting to see if the India version can be as magical as the Pakistan version. And that was the reason why Coke Studio @ MTV's first episode got a mixed response.
While there were music fanatics who loved the performances, there were fans who were critical about the show.
Coke Studio @ MTV did not start off with the fervour that was expected out of it. While the show's first episode kept its promise to stick to music by starting off straight with a song by Shaan, it somehow, could not get as intoxicating as was expected.
The show started with RD Burman's melody 'Maajhi re' sung by playback singer Shaan, accompanied by saurav Moni. Shaan, who always sings with a smile kept the song easy flowing. What added to the song was the flute midway that made the song sound beautiful. ...more
06:45 PM, Jun 18, 2011