Man Patang, Coke Studio, Season 2, Episode 506:38

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Published on July 7, 2012

The idea was to do a world music song, rooted in Assamese culture and music. This song is an ode to man’s fearless spirit, perfectly captured through the poetic metaphor of a spunky kite in the open sky. It also showcases the free spirit, which refuses to settle and knows not any boundaries. The song also ultimately refers to the soul being freed. The song is an interplay between Mahalaxmi Iyer and Dominique Cerejo with Assamese folk singers Banjyotsna Borgohain & Sharodi Borah providing perfect context to the setting.

Singers: Banjyotsna Borgohain, Dominique Cerejo, Mahalakshmi Iyer

Song Lyricists: Manoj Yadav

Music Composer: Ehsaan Noorani, Loy Mendonsa

Music Director: N/A

Release on: 7th July, 2012

Composed & Produced by: Ehsaan Noorani & Loy Mendonsa
Language: Hindi & Assamese
Lyrics: Manoj Yadav
Traditional Lyrics: Ibson Baruah
Vocals: Mahalakshmi Iyer, Dominique Cerejo, Banjyotsna Borgohain, Sharodee Borah
Flute: Rasika Chandrashekhar
Drums: Debashish Banerjee
Keys: Indrajit Sharma (Tubby)
Keys: Gulraj Singh
Keys: Loy Mendonsa
Percussion: Anupam Deghatak
Guitar: Ehsaan Noorani
Guitar: Warren Mendonsa
Bass: Ardeshir Mistry
Dholak: Deepak Bhatt
Backing Vocalist: Thomson Andrews
Backing Vocalist: Leon D’souza
Backing Vocalist: Gwen Dias
Backing Vocalist: Keshia Braganza
Backing Vocalist: Lynn D’Souza
Backing Vocalist: Srijoyee Ghosh
Recorded by: Steve Fitzmaurice, Ashish Manchanda, assisted by Thorsten Muller
Mixed & Mastered by Ashish Manchanda at Flying Carpet Productions, Mumbai