In the upcoming film Dunki, Bollywood stars Shah Rukh Khan, Taapsee Pannu, Boman Irani, and Vicky Kaushal come together in a tale of friendships, borders, nostalgia for home, and love. Directed by Rajkumar Hirani and presented by Jio Studios, Red Chillies Entertainment, and Rajkumar Hirani Films, Dunki is set to hit cinemas worldwide on December 21, 2023.
One of the highlights of Dunki is the soul-stirring song “O Maahi.” Sung by the melodious Arijit Singh, the song encapsulates the essence of unconditional, long-lasting, and selfless love between the characters Manu and Hardy. Their hearts intertwine in a way that promises to touch the depths of the audience’s hearts.
The music for “O Maahi” is composed by the talented Pritam, with heartfelt lyrics penned by Irshad Kamil. The song is brought to life under the direction of Vaibhavi Merchant, while V Manikandan ISC serves as the Director of Photography.
The musical arrangement and programming are handled by Prasad S. and Himonshu Parikh, with additional music arrangement by DJ Phukan. Sound design is a collaborative effort between DJ Phukan and Ashwin Kulkarni, and the song is mixed and mastered by Shadab Rayeen at NewEdge.
The creative team behind the music includes Antara Mitra as the Creative Head (Music), Ashwin Kulkarni as the Chief Engineer & Shootmix, and Anurag Sharma as the Music Production Manager. The song features a talented ensemble of musicians, including Naveen Kumar on flute, Ishteyak Khan and Mustak Khan on tabla, and Tushar J. on guitars.
The heartfelt vocals are complemented by a chorus featuring Dev Arijit, Aniruddh Anantha, and Anurag Sharma. The news of the release of “O Maahi” has already created a buzz among fans, eagerly anticipating the emotional depth and musical brilliance that Arijit Singh, Pritam, and the entire team bring to this Dunki installment. Get ready to experience the magic of love and friendship in Dunki, hitting theaters on December 21, 2023.