Singer Kumar Sanu`s US based mostly daughter Shannon Ok has two new thrilling releases, `Aajaa` with Himesh Reshammiya for his album Surroor 2021 and her single `Retrace.` Shannon speaks to mid-day.com about her songs, father Kumar Sanu and shifting base to India.
Tell us about your new track Retrace and the thought behind it?
Retrace is about ache of the artistes who’re forgotten by individuals after they’re alive however bought observed extra after loss of life. The track displays the truth of how individuals have a look at an artiste. The track has a melancholy melody which provides the vibe of how we really feel from the within once we come throughout the cruel actuality of the world The track reaches out to those that are all the time let down by somebody and are advised that they aren’t ok, that they should maintain altering themselves for these, who don’t care about them.
Your different track Aajaa with Himesh Reshammiya has additionally been within the information…
I truly recorded the track in Los Angeles within the Pandemic time and didn’t know when it is going to be launched. I used to be thrilled to be working with Himesh Reshammiya sir as soon as once more on Aajaa. It’s bought an superior celebration vibe and vitality going all through. I really like his fashion of composing songs and naturally I really like Aajaa track too!
How is Kumar Sanu as a father and the qualities you admire about your dad?
He’s is an incredible father. I grew up in a really loving house with my mother and father and my sister. He’s all the time so optimistic and motivating but on the similar time he can get extraordinarily strict in the case of work and profession. Our conversations are by no means via phrases it’s all the time via music, whether or not it’s him sharing his new track or I ask him about my track If I sang ok or want any enchancment. He’s an establishment of music. Some of the qualities I actually admire is after all his ardour and dedication for his work, his humor, his optimistic perspective in direction of every little thing in life and his free spirit nature. He has a clear coronary heart, if he’s joyful or indignant, you’ll be able to see on his face. Dad could be very simple and advises me to be simple as effectively.
Any profession recommendation that he has given you?
He all the time tells me that success and fame are two various things. Anybody can get well-known by doing one thing bizarre on social media however it doesn’t final lengthy. Success solely comes via hardwork and it takes time, typically even a lifetime. He additionally says that success isn’t an immediate noodle so by no means rush, when it comes via working onerous, it stays without end
Do you propose to shift base to India?
Maybe. India is my birthplace so if I’ll have loads of work, I’d transfer right here. Though my final purpose and dream is to develop into a world artist so I shall maintain working in Los Angeles too. People in India are fairly heat and loving. I’ll maintain touring to house in LA to fulfill my mother and sister , as I’ve a house in India and the US each!