Shergill rose to fame in 2004 with his chartbuster song ‘Bullah Ki Jaana.’ He talks about the music industry and the significance of Punjabi music
Geetanjali Minhas | February 22, 2019 | Delhi
Punjabi singer, songwriter, and guitarist, Rabbi Shergill rose to fame in 2004 with his chartbuster song ‘Bullah Ki Jaana’ from his debut album ‘Rabbi’. Inspired by rock and Punjabi folk music, he uses Punjabi language to create acoustic rock-based ballads. His poetic and socially relevant lyrics instantly connected with an urban crowd who loved him for his genuine and original approach to his songs. His songs are deeply philosophical, blend ancient and forgotten Punjabi phrases into contemporary Indian rock music. He has also worked with award-winning mix engineer Gustavo Celis for some tracks in his third album titled ‘III’.
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