The future of non-film music in West Bengal is precarious. This is what is propelling many singers to go forward and bring out their songs in a somewhat different format. Sandipa, understanding the need of the hour has taken up the initiative of releasing a video of her solo song on You Tube so as to reach more audiences. This solo video song release took place at Press Club in the presence of Indrani Sen, Sidhu, Sudarshan Chakraborty, Savvy and others.
Sandipa was a participant at Indian Idol Season 2. She got rave reviews and praise for her singing quality from the judges. However due to a mishap she had to leave the show midway ad come back home. She released her first Bengali solo album -“Amakei Paabe” consisting of six songs of various genres. She has done playbacks in jingles and renowned Bengali TV soaps like “Tithir Atithi”, “Ke Tumi Nandini”, “Lukochuri”, “Sanjhbela”, “Tele Samman Award” and many more. She lent her voice in the Bengali film “Once Upon a time In Kolkata” directed by Satarupa Sanyal. She lent her voice for Srilekha Mitra singing a rap song duo with the super talented Mir Afsar Ali for Mirakkel season-9 theme song.
The song Kothay Shei Nawab is a solo peppy number which will make the audience dance to the tunes, revealed the singer. “I just hope everybody likes this song. I will be performing this song at stage shows too to check out the reaction of the live audience. I thought of bringing this out in a video format as thess appeal to the audience much in recent times” said the singer.
Speaking at the occasion, ace singer Indrani Sen said “Sandipa is an old student of mine. I had thought that by this time she should have become an established singer. However that did not happen. However the step that she has taken to reach out to the masses is appreciable and I wish her all the luck”.
The music has been scored by Savvy while the lyrics have been written by Rajiv Dutta. Choreographed by Pratim Roy the Video has been directed by Dibya Chatterjee (Handykraft Pictures).