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"Yeh Rishta" brings out the sweet and everlasting bond of natural colors with human emotions. Rahat Indori's well-narrated lyrics make this one of the soulful compositions of our times. A voice of pouring water and echoing voices in the background creates an air of serenity. New talent Reema Bharadwaj has certainly sparkled in his debut composition, as she can have bright prospects in future.
"Chinnamma Chilakkamma" comes out in the mould of Rehman's smash hit "Chaiya Chaiya". The song has a backdrop of South Indian music as it reflects Rehman's infallible style. Sukhwinder Singh has done a splendid job, but lacks the spontaneity of "Chaiya Chaiya". Besides an extraordinary quality orchestration, the song has been beautifully visualized by Owais Hussain (son of M.F.Hussain) on celluloid.
"Cyclist's Rhythm" is an instrumental presentation, which clubs the blowing of cycle's bell with percussions of Shivamani and flute of Navin Kumar. Heavy drumming and well-crafted musical instruments makes it passionate.
"Dhuan Dhuan" comes out as fresh whiff of air as it brings the chirpy golden voice of Asha Bhonsle in a seductive way. Asha's delightful voice reminds of her recent hits "Kambakht Ishq" and brings back memories of her timeless hits like "Piya Ab To". James Asher of Buddha Bar with additional groves has also featured in this composition. Shivamani's brilliant percussions set the mood of the song.
"Rang Hai" is the delightful and colorful solo song melodiously rendered by Alka Yagnik. The song signifies the importance of colors in life and how they inspire a life, story and language. Hussain's visionary expertise has been put to words with Rahat Indori's lyrics. "Potter's village" is an instrumental soundtrack sketching out the potter's village. Hossam Ramzy's perceptions and strings of John Themis make it brighter and colorful.
"Noor-un-ala-noor" is a finely composed Qawaali number that comes straight out of M.F.Hussain's creative abilities as he pens the lyrics of the song. Murtuza Khan and Qadir Khan's vocals make it happen with their vocal talents. It epitomizes the light of divine power creating beautiful world and diminishing the darkness of life. Meaningful and soulful lyrics give it a sentimental touch.
A.R.Rehman has done the needful for M.F.Hussain in this album. Where Bhupen Hazarika failed in 'Gajagamini' Rehman has excelled in 'Meenaxi'. The album will certainly find place for classes but with numbers like "Yeh Rishta", "Do Kadam Aur Sahi" and "Dhuan Dhuan" it will certainly hit the masses as after 'Lakeer - The Forbidden Lines', Rehman maintains his winning streak.