Saga Music acquires music rights for Jo Dooba So Paar

MUMBAI: Saga Music has acquired the physical and digital distribution rights for the music of director Praveen Kumar’s upcoming Hindi movie Jo Dooba So Paar: It’s Love in Bihar.

The offbeat romantic comedy features Vinay Pathak, Rajat Kapoor and Anand Tiwari in lead roles. The cast also includes Sadiya Siddique, Pitobash Tripathy, Dadhi Raj, Uttam Haldar, Purav Bhandare, Sita Ragione Spada, Vivek Setia, Prem Prakash Asthana and Alexx O’Neil.

The movie is slated to release on 14 October. The story revolves around a failed but determined Bihari youth, Kishu, falling in love with an American girl, Sapna, who visits Bihar to research on Madhubani Paintings but gets kidnapped in the middle of rampant corruption and pandemonium.
The music and the background score of the movie is composed by Manish J. Tipu and the lyrics are by Shailender Singh Sodhi, aka Shellee, Sibtain Shahidi and Gopal Tiwari. The album comprises tracks of nearly every variety – from romantic to comedy to dance numbers.

Saga Music business head Alipt Bhatia said, “We are proud to have been awarded the music rights of Jo Dooba So Paar. Saga Music, in the past too, has been associated with a number of prestigious movie banners and this project is yet another milestone in continuing our journey as one of the most preeminent emerging music companies in Bollywood.”

An Anand Entertainment presentation, the movie has been produced by Andaaz Productions and will be distributed by Sony Pictures. Unisys Infosolutions holds the digital distribution rights for making the audio and video content available on entertainment portals and mobile devices.