Bollywood has once again looked towards UK Bhangra for musical inspiration; this time getting Panjabi MC & Manak-E for the single 'Haaay!' for the Yash Raj Films movie 'Mere Dad Ki Maruti'!
The song sees Panjabi MC deliver a rapping performance on the single alongside the Punjabi vocals of Manak-E, who has previously featured in Bollywood with his single 'Paisa' on the movie 'De Dana Dan'. However 'Haay!' marks the Bollywood debut for Panjabi MC, who has previously had his music featured in Hollywood films such as; The Dictator (Mundian Tu Bach Ke) & Inside Man (Chaiya Chaiya).
The song 'Haaay!' is set to be the opening song for the film 'Mere Dad Ki Maruti', whose story is set in the Panjabi City of Chandigarh. The film is set to hit Cinemas March 15th.
Take a listen to to song below and leave your thoughts!
"Mere Dad Ki Maruti" is set against the backdrop of a loud Punjabi wedding in Chandigarh and follows the story of a boy who sneaks his father's fancy new car out to impress his girlfriend.
Punjabiyaan Di Battery - Mika Singh, Yo Yo Honey Singh
Main Senti Hoon - Shalmali Kholgade
Haaay - Panjabi MC, Manake
Hip Hip Huraah - Sonu Kakkar
Mere Dad Ki Maruti - Diljit Dosanjh
Mere Dad Ka Mash Up - Dj Shadow