Snoop Dogg raps, Bappi Lahiri sings Punjabi
Bappi Lahiri on his upcoming single with the American rapper Snoop Dogg, and a surprise surrounding Lady Gaga
Snoop Dogg and Bappi Lahiri
After being one of India's popular composers for four decades, Bappi Lahiri is testing international waters. While speaking to hitlist from the US where he is currently on tour, the veteran musician discussed his association with the international project, Moana. "I am really excited. This is the first time I have sung a track (Shona) and done a voiceover for an international film."
But that's not all. There is an upcoming single with rapper Snoop Dogg, a track that he recorded in America. "I've sung it in Punjabi, with Snoop rapping in parts. Tulsi Kumar (singer) also features in the number. The single should be out in January," he said.
Ask him if he has a dream project and the veteran surprises us with the name he picks. "To sing alongside Lady Gaga. I will share news on that soon." So, is there a collaboration in the pipeline? "It's a surprise (laughs)."
Spotted! Salman and Iulia at Sohail's son's birthday bash