“I love great music- it has no color, it has no boundaries.” Michael Jackson
British singer Tanya Wells is the true example of the above mentioned quote, regardless of her language and culture, she has learnt the South Asian music. Her proficiency while signing Ghazals, Thumris, and other Kalams shows her devotion and passion towards the South Asian music.
And when it’s about bests of South Asian Music, the list can’t be done without appreciating the maestros like Mehdi Hassan and Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan. Tanya Wells recognizing their contributions have paid tribute to them several times.
Doing it once again she presents a famous Ghazal ‘Gulon Mein Rang Bhare’, written by Faiz Ahmed Faiz and sung by Mehdi Hassan.
The video is going viral for all the right reasons, amid this it is pertinent to mention here that this famous social media singer hailing from UK was first applauded and brought to the scene by us. If you remember: You’ll fall in love with how Tanya Wells sings ‘Ae Ishq Hamein’
Watch Tanya Wells video singing Mehdi Hasan’s Gulon Mein ‘Rang Bhare Ghazal’
This ‘Gulon Mein Rang Bhare’ Ghazal cover is winning the hearts, Wells extended a message over liking her latest endeavor.
Thank you all for commenting on my recent video! Many of you have praised my Urdu pronunciation which I can only credit and thank Mehdi Hassan, whose version of this ghazal Gulon Mein Rang Bhare, I had heard and learnt from his recording.
Some of you have asked for more requests….there are a lot…bear with me…I will definitely sing some of them!!
About Tanya Wells
She had spent almost three years in learning classical music in India where she attended schools in the foothills of the Himalayas. She studied Indian classical music including light classical, thumri, bhajan and ghazal.
She has performed number of songs in various scenarios to express a variety of diverse cultural influences.