Sarod Maestro Ustad Amjad Ali Khan, supported by the Sarod Masters Amaan Ali Bangash and Ayaan Ali Bangash and Airtel have come together to create a special Sarod rendition of the National Anthem to honour the 72nd Independence Day of India.
“We are so honoured to celebrate the forthcoming Independence Day along with Airtel. My sons Amaan, Ayaan and I have recorded the National Anthem to mark this occasion. I hope that every proud Indian connects to the ethos of our Independence Day. This is a tribute to our freedom fighters, soldiers and a celebration of the Independence of our great Nation.” expressed Ustad Amjad Ali Khan.
"Music brings souls together. We are one nation. Nothing is more precious than independence and liberty. May we celebrate this day with love, dignity and gratitude to all our freedom fighters and Jawans. Our track of the National Anthem is our salutation to our great nation. Music is our family’s greatest wealth and on this day we share it through the Sarod rendition of our great National Anthem with our nation. Freedom in our mind, faith in the words, pride in our souls," added Amaan Ali Bangash and Ayaan Ali Bangash.
The soulful rendition created by the globally celebrated trio, is available exclusively on Airtel’s digital platforms – Wynk Music (track) and Airtel TV (video).
Sameer Batra CEO – Content & Apps, Bharti Airtel commented, “Music brings people together and what better way to celebrate the Independence Day than with this beautiful version of our National Anthem. It’s a privilege for us to partner a music titan like Ustad Amjad Ali Khan and we invite everyone to enjoy this beautiful track.”
The track and video can be streamed on Wynk Music and Airtel TV apps, which can be downloaded from Android and iOS app store.