Saregama launches CDs of Sameer’s songs

MUMBAI: Audio company Saregama recently launched a two CD pack containing a compilation of popular songs penned by Sameer since 1983.


Sameer has a collection of approximately 200 songs in the Saregama repertoire, of which  20 songs were chosen and compiled into the twin CD pack. These include Goriya re Goriya ( Aina), Jab Se Tum Ko Dekha  (Damini), and Zara Zara  (Rehna Hai Tere Dil Main), Janabe Ali (Bardasht) and Shikidum and Dhoom Machale (Dhoom).


Among those present on the occasion of the album’s launch were music directors Anu Malik, Himesh Reshammiya, Anand Milind and Shravan.


Saregama Music chief executive officer Kulmeet Makkar says plans are also on to release works of Sameer’s father, lyricist Anjaan, as well. “We are working with Sameer to compile his father’s works in a five CD pack, which will release by August 2007. In it, Sameer will recite the works of his father, describing the father son relationship at various stages of their lives.”