AR Rahman's Dil Bechara musical tribute to Sushant Singh Rajput released
Several singers, including Sunidhi Chauhan, Hriday Gattani, Mohit Chauhan, Shreya Ghoshal, Arijit Singh, Shashaa Tirupati and Jonita Gandhi, also performed in the tribute video
AR Rahman has released a musical tribute to Sushant Singh Rajput ahead of the release of the late actor's last film, Dil Bechara on Disney+ Hotstar on July 24.
Followed by AR Rahman's performance of the title track, several singers, including Sunidhi Chauhan, Hriday Gattani, Mohit Chauhan, Shreya Ghoshal, Arijit Singh, Shashaa Tirupati and Jonita Gandhi, also participated and performed in the tribute video.
"The music of Dil Bechara will always remain special to all of us. The nine tracks I composed for the film have a whole new meaning today. These songs are dedicated to the loving memory of Sushant Singh Rajput," Rahman says in the video and wishes success for director Mukesh Chhabra and strength to everyone in these difficult times.
In an Instagram post, Mukesh Chhabra wrote, "Thank you so much AR Rahman sir for doing this for Sushant, a beautiful tribute dedicated to him. Out of his own love AR Rahman has created this beautiful gesture, a big thank you, will forever be grateful."
Thank you so much @arrahman sir for doing this for Sushant, a beautiful tribute dedicated to him. Out of his own love arrahman has created this beautiful gesture, a big thank you, will forever be grateful. All of you have already showed us so much love towards the #DilBechara album, here is something more special to look forward to, catch it live on 22nd July 12pm on Disney+Hotstar and @sonymusicindia musical tribute to my brother #SushantSinghRajput. @amitabhbhattacharyaofficial @mohitchauhanofficial @shreyaghoshal @arijitsingh @sashasublime @jonitamusic @hridaygattani @sunidhichauhan5 @foxstarhindi @disneyplushotstarvip
The album has nine tracks, all composed by Rahman and sung by various singers. It has lyrics penned by Amitabh Bhattacharya. An adaptation of The Fault in Our Stars, Dil Bechara also stars debutante Sanjana Sanghi.
Sushant Singh Rajput died by suicide on June 14 at the age of 34.