MUMBAI: Saregama unveiled the music of ALT Entertainment and iRock Media’s Ragini MMS’ on 19 April.
The event was attended by Ekta Kapoor and Jeetendra along with the movie’s lead pair – Kainaz and Rajkumar Yadav. The music launch saw performances by the composers, Faizan Hussain & Agnel Roma.
The film features original compositions by Faizan-Agnel and Shamir Tandon, including the yesteryear’s classic from Jewel Thief, Raat Akeli Hai, composed by the Late S.D. Burman and rendered by Asha Bhosle. Saregama will release the audio of the movie, on physical and digital formats.
Planet M COO Amit Gupta said, “We’ve always lent tremendous support to new talent and innovative cinema. Ragini MMS marks Planet M’s association with the heritage banner Balaji Motion Pictures. Planet M has always been synonymous with connoisseurs of good movies and music. We are proud to associate on this film with the music launch at our iconic store at Churchgate in the presence of Jeetendra ji, a legend. We are sure that the movie is a good connect with our core target group – the youth of today, and is sure to do well.”
Balaji Motion Pictures CEO Tanuj Garg said, “The Ragini soundtrack is a perfect blend of modern and retro. Our association with Sa Re Ga Ma enabled us to draw upon their exhaustive repertoire of Bollywood classics. Planet M, being synonymous with music retailing, makes for the perfect ground to release the soundtrack of this keenly awaited date movie.”
Saregama Music head Adarsh Gupta added, “We are pleased that the original track Raat Akeli Hai is a part of Ragini MMS, one of the most keenly awaited films of the year. This song blends ideally with the film and is bound to connect with today’s generation. We are proud of the fact that the songs from our archival treasure are finding a place even in today’s cinema.”
Ragini MMS is slated to release in theaters on 13 May, 2011.