Chandigarh/ December 30, 2019: Sohail Sen singer of the record-breaking song ‘Bala Bala’ will be performing live at Chandigarh Club from 7:30 pm onwards on the New Year Eve party of the club. The song Bala Bala has virtually created a tsunami across the nation with Bollywood lovers singing the number and performing the signature steps done by actor Akshay Kumar on the song. Sohail Sen interacted with media on the sidelines of his upcoming live performance on New Year’s Eve at Chandigarh Club.
Sohail Sen has music in his blood. He comes from a family of musicians and is the fourth generation entrant in the happening & reverberating music world of Bollywood. Sohail is keeping alive the illustrious legacy of the musical traditions of the Sens.
Sohail Sen said, “My father, Sameer Sen – of the music director duo Dilip Sen-Sameer Sen, has always been a strong influence in my life, as has been my paternal grandfather Shri Shambhu Sen’s singing. In fact, it was from my grandfather that I learned the finer nuances of classical music.”
Sen is a versatile musician dexterous at playing the tabla and various musical instruments including the piano, percussion & rhythm instruments.
Sohail added, “I am looking forward to performing live at Chandigarh Club. Chandigarh and particularly Punjab region has a very close association with Bollywood as Punjabi culture and music is a very important part of Bollywood movies and lyrics. I am sure that when I sing Bala the crowd will enjoy the beats and dance with enthusiasm. I have created a special performance for the New Year Eve party at Chandigarh Club and named it Bala 2.O.”
Sohail has before Bala sung & composed some very memorable and hummable, hit songs like Bulleya, Swag Saha Nahi Jaye, Tune Maari Entriyaan, Dhunki, Banjara and more.
Sandeep Sahni, President, Chandigarh Club said, ‘The endeavor at Chandigarh Club has always been to offer something fresh to our patrons and guests. This New Year Eve we have roped in the musical maestro Sohail Sen to give an opportunity to tricity residents to witness this phenomenal and creative performer singing live. The party I am sure will be one of a kind with the live performance of Sohail.”
Sohail said that he takes inspiration from musicians right from the likes of Michael Jackson to Mehdi Hassan. He is not just a singer but writes lyrics and composes music too. From writing delicate, introspective melodies for the patriotic biopic Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey (2010) to mirroring Priyanka Chopra’s astrological nuances in Ashutosh Gowarikar’s What’s Your Rashee? (2009) Sohail’s songwriting skills are being gradually recognized by the industry.
Sohail said, “I am driven by a desire to make something new and different every time. I like to constantly work with new voices, styles, and sounds.”
Sohail is a singer-music composer-performer having a pulse on what the young generation wants in terms of popular music. His deep understanding of music that comes from a culture which is steeped in musical tradition, gives him the wherewithal to produce some soul-stirring music and lyrics for all type of listeners. He has a knack to create a spectrum of songs that appeal to a diverse range of ‘audience preferences’.
So get ready to welcome this versatile musician on the night of December 31 in the lush environs of Chandigarh Club. The event promises to have all the ingredients of providing great entertainment to take you into the New Year in a majestic setting.