Recently, music label Saregama made a significant announcement of the release of the upcoming music video Adhura, featuring Sidharth Shukla and Shehnaaz Gill. Yes, you read that right, Adhura will feature the last incomplete footage of Sidharth Shukla and Shehnaaz Gill, giving fans a last look at their beloved duo. As we all know that Sidharth passed away on September 2, 2021. The song will be a tribute to the late actor by the singers Shreya Ghosal and Arko. It may also be considered as a gift to Sidnaaz fans, as the amazing music video will feature footage of the unfinished shoot of the song featuring these most admired besties.
Bollywood singer Shreya Ghoshal shared the poster on her Instagram which carries a capture of Sidnaaz, which seems caught in a fun moment. The song will be released on October 21st of the year 2021. The picture that seems hand-painted carries the words, “Ek Adhura Gaana, Ek Adhuri Kahani”. Shreya also wrote a few words for Sidharth calling him a star and said that it was fan’s demand to release Sidnaaz’s incomplete song. She penned, “He was a star and will be forever.. The love of millions of hearts will shine bright forever. #Habit our unfinished song.. #Adhura hai par phir bhi poora rahega.. #Sidnaaz ka yeh aakhri gaana, har fan ki khwahish, hamesha ke liye hamare dilon mein zinda rahega. Releasing on the 21st October.”
Sidharth Shukla-Shehnaaz Gill’s fans get emotional
The post of Shreya got a huge amount of love from fans as they got emotional seeing Sidnaaz together in the poster, for the last time. A fan penned in her comment box, “Sidnaaz is forever alive in our hearts”, while another praised Shreya for the tribute. ” Your caption & such dedication revived this whole project. #Adhura is now the emotion to us,” they wrote. Actor Arjun Bijlani also seemed touched by this ‘beautiful’ tribute. He tweeted, “Sidharth will continue to live in our hearts forever..and the charm of #Sidnaaz will always be alive..and even more through #Adhura..which is a beautiful tribute to Sidharth and everyone who dearly loved him..”
Lately, SA RE GA MA shared in a statement that it received so many requests from the fans of Sidnaaz to release this tribal song in some form. The very first poster of the song features a candle and is titled ‘Adhura’. As earlier, Sidharth Shukla and Shehnaaz Gill shot for Habit, a music video, which was initially released this year. Due to the pandemic and the lockdown situation the shoot was not completed and then unfortunate and the untimely death of Sidharth, the shoot remained incomplete. This song now will have footage from the same shoot, giving fans one last look at their beloved actor.
On the other hand, Shehnaaz had her big release Honsla Rakh, along with a proficient actor and singer Diljit Dosanjh. Amazingly, the film has been garnering positive feedback from her fans and critics alike. The photos from the shoot had gone viral after the announcement. Photographer of the song, Ovez Sayed shared a number of candid shots of Sidharth and Shehnaaz from the shoot on his social media. And, he gave a kind of tribute and wrote remembering the actor, “It was a one-day shoot in Goa and we had so much fun. It was always a pleasure to work with such talented people. I really miss Sidharth. I decided to share these photos only for his fans.”