Mumbai, July 1 (IANS) Composer Aadesh Shrivastava has tied up with Motorola to promote his first international track “Bollywood Meets Hollywood” that he recorded with American rapper Wyclef Jean and Abhishek Bachchan. The Motorola campaign will feature the trio.
“The track is a part of my album with Wyclef entitled ‘Carnival 2’. As you know Wyclef and I flew down to Miami to record the number with Abhishek, who was shooting there for Karan Johar‘s film,” Aadesh told IANS. To be released under the Sony-BMG label, “Bollywood Meets Hollywood” is set to hit the Indian stores some time in July.
“‘Bollywood Meets Hollywood’ is already a craze abroad. The Youtube website is filled with the song. We’ve big plans for the song in India. I hope, it would be like a singing launch for Abhishek.” The composer churned out chartbusters like “Say shava shava” in “Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham” and “Chali chali phir chali chali” in “Baghban”.
Aadesh now plans to tie up with other international artistes like Justin Timberlake. “I missed the chance recently because I was busy judging a reality show in India. Never mind. Justin’s company is very keen to tie up with us.”
— By Subhash K. Jha