Movie: Lootera
Music composer: Amit Trivedi
Singers: Amit Trivedi, Amitabh Bhattacharya, Mohan Kanan, Monali
Thakur, Shilpa Rao and Swanand Kirkire.

The second film of director Vikramaditya Motwane, ‘Lootera’ is supposed to come out as another Bollywood period romance drama. Amit Trivedi composed the music of the film keeping into consideration the soft and soothing melodies of the bygone days. With the collection of six soft numbers in the album the music of ‘Lootera’ is supposed to touch every single heart.

The album opens with the song ‘Sawaar loon’ sung by the melodious singer Monali Thakur. Amit uses a number of different instruments to make this song a bit different from the usual ones. This song’s lyrics talk about the dreams of a girl.

The song that comes next in number is ‘Ankahee’ sung by Amitabh Bhattacharya. Amitabh renders this song beautifully infusing some magic into it. This is the song that can be best enjoyed when listened all alone as the lyrics spell their magic in solitude.

The third song of the movie is ‘Shikayatein’ which is a duet by Amitabh Bahttacharya and Mohan Kanan. This can be called as the foot tapping number of the movie with its infused drum beats accompanied by a beautiful chorus. The song brings out a sense of freedom.

Fourth song is another number again sung by Amitabh Bhattacharya with Swanand Kirkire called ‘Monta re’. The song has both regional as well as classical touch with some Bengali lyrics infused in it. The song tells the story of an innocent heart who has lost its way. The song comes out to be a superb composition.

The next song which talks about melancholy have made the composer put in all of his efforts. This song named ‘Zinda’ has been sung by none other than Amit Trivedi. The song becomes more passionate with its use of some strong guitar notes.

Last but not the least is the romantic number called ‘Manmarziya’ sung by Shilpa Rao, Amitabh Bhatttacharya and Amit Trivedi. It comes out as a very soothing track, inflicting romance throughout the song.

Lootera can be called a musical journey with soft romantic numbers. Nowhere in the movie can one find an item song or a hip hop hot peppy number usually used these days as a tool of attraction. Each and every song tells a different story about love and romance. The lyrics used are brilliantly penned down infusing a touch of romance in every line. The music of Lootera is definitely going to take away your heart as you listen to them.