10 October 2019
The unveiling and exclusive preview of ‘Akk Geya Lagda’ a song sung by celebrity make-up artiste-turned actress-turned singer –with a unique & captivating voice – Meetii Kalher, was held at press club here. Meetii herself has acted in the video which she has directed as well. What’s more, she has also penned the lyrics of the song along-with Jassa Jatt. Also present at the event was Kiren Sandhu, a young fashion designer, who designs for Punjabi celebs and has also done the wardrobe of Meetii in her video. Singer Swar Kamal also was present.
Meetii who is just Twenty-Eight-Years-Old, established herself as a celebrity make-up artiste by doing the makeovers in Mankirt Aulakh’s popular video ‘Gangland’, she is from Canada and has unveiled her first offering for the Punjabi entertainment industry, her song – ‘Akk Geya Lagda’.
Meetii said, “’Akk geya Lagda’ is a lavish project by Sarai Trucking and Moonlight Records, Canada. This song is an attempt to highlight the sweet before and after marriage differences between boy & girl. For instance the guy opens the car door for the girl before marriage and later doesn’t even bother stepping out and just waves his hand to her to get into the car. Hopefully everyone will enjoy and dance to the tunes & lyrics of ‘Akk Geya Lagda’. The song will be available on digital media on Friday October 11 from 9 am IST.”
The ravishing and multi-talented Meetii Kalher unveiled the song’s video which is of a high quality and was shown to media. The song ‘Akk Geya Lagda’ is very hummable and attracts one due to Meetii’s voice, which has the elements & freshness to become popular in the Punjabi entertainment industry.
The song features Massi Sherzay in the male lead, Akash Cheema is the Director of photography(DOP) & editor.
It is noteworthy that the young makeup artiste-turned-singer Meetii has been a Fed Ex employee, who fought obesity and came back into shape to enter the Punjabi entertainment industry. She recorded her first single Chandra Drake in October 2018, and later polished her singing skills under Ustad ji Madan Madhar, a disciple of Ustad Puran Shahkoti Sahib, who is the father of Master Saleem. She has been taking classes since Dec 2018.
The versatile Meetii has also bagged an acting assignment in a prestigious web series – ‘Straight Outta Punjab’. Meetii added, “I am happy to be doing the web series with Lovepreet Sandhu – LuckyJi, of Navroz and Gurbaz Production, who was the producer of movie Asees. I am playing the lead in the series. The entire web series is shot in Vancouver. There are several more projects lined up. As far as singing is concerned, there are two more songs lined up with the same team of Sarai Trucking and Moonlight Records. The music is by PNM.”
It is pertinent to mention that Meetii Kalher has earlier launched songs like Chandra Drake, Hockey Rakhdi Jatti, Insta Te Jaloos etc in the Canadian market.
Sums up Meetii, “I am in love with the rich traditions of Punjabi culture and quite enthused to be launching myself in the Punjabi entertainment industry with ‘Akk Geya Lagda’. My passion to contribute to propagation of healthy content in Punjabi songs has brought me all the way from Canada to Punjab. I have also been offered work by Badshah Ji, and am open to working in Punjabi films if I get the right kind of script.”