RAFI RESURRECTED
 
 

Rafi Resurrected is an 18 song musical feast that presents for the first time, a symphonic interpretation of Indian Music. In a first of its kind recording, The City of Birmingham Orchestra(CBSO), an elite 75 member outfit, has joined hands with India's leading vocalist Sonu Niigaam to create a unique album where Sonu pays a beautiful tribute to his musical father, Late Mohammed Rafi. The album was released in London on 17th June 2008 under the banner of Sa Re Ga Ma HMV and will be available shortly in other parts of the world.

 
 
  TRACK LIST  
 
     
CD 1
CD 2
   
1. Kya Hua Tera Vaada
12. Main Jat Yamla
2. Baharon Phool Barsao 13. Hum Tum se Juda
3. Suhani Raat Dhal Chuki 14. Barbad - E - Mohabbat
4. Evening in Paris 15. Mujhe Teri
5. Yaad na Jaye 16. Pathar ke Sanam
6. Aaj Mausam 17. Gulabi Ankhen
7. Aane Se Uske 18. Yaad na Jaye
8. Tareef Karoon Kya Uski 19. Baharon Phool Barsao (instrumental)
9. Dil Ke Jharoke 20. Suhani Raat (instrumental)
10. Teri Galiyon 21. Teri Galiyon Mein (instrumental)
11. Tum Jo Mil Gaye Ho  
   
 
 
Sonu also performed live with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra across 3 cities in the UK and the tour received a thunderous response from the audience. The series kicked off in Birmingham on the 15th July 2008, followed by Manchester on 17th July 2008 and culminated with a grand finale in London on the 20th July 2008. Musical history was created since it was the first time a leading Indian vocalist appeared on stage with a leading Symphony Orchestra. Sonu paid a magnificent tribute to Late Mohammed Rafi with grandeur,elegance and poise by rendering some of his evergreen hits. The concert at the London Coliseum has been recorded for future broadcast on BBCTV and also in India and the United States.