Coke Studio@MTV, is an Indian television series featuring live music performances. As a concept, Coke Studio is a confluence of diverse music genres, both vocal and instrumental, from traditional eastern to modern western and from regional to folk. It embodies a musical fusion of exciting elements and diverse influences. Bringing alive the magic of live recordings and performances.
Coke Studio @MTV Season 3 will focus on showcasing diversity and innovation through eight unique episodes, with different producers and incredible musicians.The season will among others feature Amit Trivedi, Clinton Cerejo, Hitesh Sonik and Papon, Ram Sampat, Salim- Sulaiman, Aman- Ayan and Devika, RDB, GV Prakash, Vijay Prakash, Maati Bani, and the legendary A R Rahman.
Coke Studio promises to bring alive a magical experience for the music lovers by dwelling on “PURE” Innovation to offer a musical concoction.
Giving a whole new spin to the term ‘world music’ — A.R.Rahman spins his magic, on an absolute scorcher, featuring Arabic singer —Farah Siraj, along with Tibetan prayer chants by Ani Chiyong. Everything from the background vocals to Sivamani’s percussion takes a big leap across musical styles, and creates a storm of inspired rhythms to give this track that extra flavor. Completely based around the theme of motherhood, compassion & happiness, this is a track you don’t wanna miss on Coke Studio@MTV.[toggle style=”closed” title=”Coke Studio @MTV Season 3 – Episode 10, Zariya – Teaser, A.R Rahman, Farah Siraj & Ani Choying Drolma”] [/toggle]
One of the most interesting collaborations to ever come up on Coke Studio @ MTV, is this crazy mix-up of two completely different worlds — Bhanvari Devi’s traditional, power house Rajasthani vocals, fuses with Hard Kaur’s scorching rap on her personal life journey displaying her genuine rapping skills. The end product is a burst of energy, unlike anything you’ve heard before. Two outlaws from two different universes come together in this Ram Sampath song to celebrate freedom, rebellion & belonging.[toggle style=”closed” title=”Coke Studio @MTV Season 3 – Episode 10, Kattey – Ram Sampath, Bhanvari Devi, Hard Kaur”] [/toggle]
Clinton has a knack for bringing opposites together; and that’s exactly what’s happening in this powerhouse track, where the raw, rustic and powerful vocal-stylings of the Barmer Boys, meets Clinton’s own, melodic vocal, forming a truly beautiful song on Coke Studio @ MTV.[toggle style=”closed” title=”Coke Studio @MTV Season 3 – Episode 10, Pir Jalani – Clinton Cerejo ft Barmer Boys”] [/toggle]
On the festive occasion of Eid we present a true gem from Salim – Sulaiman, Bismillah. Featuring the fantastic talent, of Kailash Kher, and Munawar Masoom Khan – the song is a back-to-roots style, sufi – influenced composition. You don’t wanna miss this one![toggle style=”closed” title=”Coke Studio @MTV Season 3 – Episode 10, Bismillah – Salim – Sulaiman, Kailash Kher, Munawar Masoom”]
Bringing a whole new level of fresh African rhythms and funk to this composition, Papon teams up with Benny Dayal to create the ultimate catchy dance track![toggle style=”closed” title=”Coke Studio @MTV Season 3 – Episode 10, Tauba – Papon, Benny Dayal”] [/toggle]
Amit Trivedi’s compositions are always a treat. Most of the time it’s his cracking urban melodies inspired from very traditional or earthy backgrounds. Using frequent collaborator Tochi Raina’s strong and rustic vocals, Amit infuses some fresh energy into this track with a tweaked out rap by newcomer Jaggi. Together this makes for a track that’s equally melodic and crazy.[toggle style=”closed” title=”Coke Studio @MTV Season 3 – Episode 10, Rabba – Amit Trivedi, Tochi Raina, Jaggi”] [/toggle]
One of the most epic & powerful Punjabi voices, Hans Raj Hans, comes together with the very talented Shruti Pathak on a song that effortlessly blends these stunning vocals with a very energetic music track; giving us something truly unique from this collaboration.[toggle style=”closed” title=”Coke Studio @MTV Season 3 – Episode 10, Haal Ve Rabba – Hitesh Sonik, Hans Raj Hans & Shruti Pathak”] [/toggle]