‘Mirzya’ title track depicts Harshvardhan, Saiyami’s passionate love

The first song of Harshvardhan Kapoor and Saiyami Kher’s debut film ‘Mirzya’ is out and it is breath-taking and intriguing. It is the title track of the movie and depicts the love story of Mirza and Sahiban, the characters played by the newbies.     

It is a folksy number sung with full throttle by Daler Mehndi, Sain Zahoor, Akhtar Chinnal and the Nooran Sisters' vocals, along with The Salvation Singers, Nikita Deshpande and Sapna Pathak. Shankar Mahadevan also joins in for the chorus. Shankar has also composed the music for the film, along with her partners Loy Mendonsa and Ehsaan Noorani. The lyrics, which are mix of Punjabi and Hindi, have been penned by Gulzar.

The visual of the song is interspersed with scenes of Harshvardhan and Sayami’s romance, love and passion set in different eras. It shows Harsh as a skilled archer riding horse then cuts to the present day where he is seen as a polo player. It also shows flashback of the on-screen couple’s childhood when they were separated.   

‘Mirzya’ is an epic action-romance inspired by the folklore of the legend of Mirza-Sahiban, set in contemporary times. It has been directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra. The movie is set to hit theatres on October 7.