Coachella, here we come, sing Pakistanis as they record their second successive year at the most coveted music festival of the year – here are 7 Ali Sethi Songs to get you in the mood!
Ali Sethi is the second Pakistani singer to perform at Coachella from April 16th to 23rd in California, the first Pakistani artist to perform there was Arooj Aftab in 2022. Ali witnessed a super successful year with his song Pasoori topping the Viral 50- global chart on Spotify which also became the first ever most-streamed Pakistani song on YouTube and the most searched song in the world in 2022. Ali Sethi co-wrote, co-composed and sang Pasoori along with debutant Shae Gill produced by Coke Studio season 14.
He launched his singing career in 2012 and has performed, composed and sung many successful songs since that have not only added to his ever growing popularity but also defined a signature style that is well, what can we say, very Ali Sethi!
Ali Sethi Songs To Be Added To Your Playlist
1. Ranjish Hi Sahi
A Coke Studio 10 presentation ‘Ranjish hi Sahi’ a tribute to Mehdi Hasan, the ghazal maestro of Pakistan, garnered 23 million views on Youtube and become an instant hit after its premiere.
2. Zindagi OST Of Sabaat
Ali Sethi sang the soundtrack of Hum Tv’s drama Sabaat. Both the drama and soundtrack were appreciated by the audience.
3. Chan Kithan
Released on June 2017, Chan Kithan is recreated by Ali Sethi. The music video features Mira Sethi and Mikaal Zulfikar and is produced by Saad Sultan and on Ali Sethi’s official Youtube channel.
4. Chaandni Raat – Ghazal
Music by Ali Sethi and Noah Georgeson, the music video of this ghazal is directed by Sarmad Sultan Khoosat and Awais Gohar and was released in 2019.
5. A Collaboration With Abida Parveen
A Coke Studio 9 opening song which was an instant hit as soon as it released in 2016. Ali Sethi and the legendary Abida Parveen’s first collaborative single is a devotional song.
6. Ye Mera Deewanapan Hai
Recreated by Ali Sethi ‘Yeh Mera Deewanapan Hai’ was featured in a 1958 movie Yahudi, originally sung by Mukesh. The song was released on Aestheticsurdu channel on Youtube.
Last But Not The Least and out top favourite for fans all over the world!
Ali Sethi is all set to release the official music video of his song ‘Ghazab Kiya‘ on 13th Janurary which was released a few days back. We wish him all the best for its success and hope he continues to make paksitan proud with his art.
More about Coachella & Ali Sethi
Ali Sethi will be performing at Coachella 2023 on April 16 and 23 on the third stage. Coachella showcases popular and established musical artists as well as emerging artists and reunited groups. It is one of the largest, most famous, and most profitable music festivals in the United States and the world.
You can find out more about it here.