Sources close to the singer-composer-actor say that Himesh plans to join a social networking site only after the release of his international album @da edge, which will be released in 122 countries and will feature the biggest names from the international music scene collaborating with him. There are 15 tracks in the album and each will have a video.
The videos will be directed by Roman White who directs Justin Bieber videos and Himesh’s look is being styled by Damian and Avigail who have been styling Rihanna. One of the tracks from the album I’ve Been Waiting For You So Long has been remixed by Edward Maya. The official release of the album is being planned soon globally which will be on a very huge scale.
After doing 108 films and 600 super hit songs in Bollywood, Himesh is geared for his international album. Himesh’s blockbuster hit Hookah Bar which he has sung, composed and written has also become a global hit and is being played in every night club internationally it has caught the fancy of every big international DJ around the world.
After having a great year at the box-office with five back-to-back hit films, the latest being Khiladi 786. which he also produced with Akshay Kumar, Himesh Reshammiya is now looking to take his music to an international level. The musician-actor is gearing up for his international album @ Da Edge, which will release in 122 countries.
All the 15 songs in the album are ready and his first single is called I Have Been Waiting For You So Long. The video will be directed by Roman White, who has directed videos of Justin Bieber and Himesh will have a new look in it, styled by Damian and Avigail, who have been styling Rihanna. And there’s more. Two top artistes, one a female rockstar and second a rapper, will be collaborating with him on a couple of tracks. But Himesh is tight-lipped about that. “I can’t reveal anything right now. It’s a surprise. You’ll have to wait for two months. But, yes, they are absolutely top artistes.”
Himesh Reshammiya has decided to take a well-deserved 15 days break after an exhaustive 2012 that saw him occupied as a composer, producer and an actor. During this holiday, he is planning to formalise modalities for his international album ‘@ da edge’. Interestingly, his first single from the album, ‘I Have Been Waiting For You So Long’, would have a Justin Bieber and Rihanna connection.
“The video would be shot in the U.S. by director Roman White who has directed videos for Justin Bieber. Also, Himesh’s new look would come courtesy Damian and Avigail who have been styling Rihanna. Himesh would be meeting them both during his holiday at an undisclosed location,” informs a source.
After roping in American rapper Lil Wayne and Romanian musician-composer Edward Maya for his new album, singer-composer Himesh Reshammiya has also brought on board English pop and R’n’B singer Alexa Goddard . An international project, @Da Edge is being produced by Himesh in collaboration with Universal Music.
Apparently, Himesh and Alexa will be singing a duet and will also feature in the music video together. Himesh confirms the news, saying. “She will be featuring in a song called Bootyful. Her voice suits the composition, so she has been roped in.” Continue Reading »
There are quite a few announcements that are all set to be made in the ‘Damadamm’ success party that Himesh Reshammiya would be hosting later this month. While Salman Khan would be a special guest at the event with quite a few other top celebrities joining as well, Himesh is making sure that he makes best use of this platform. Continue Reading »
There is a sudden vigour in the manner in which announcements are arriving from Himesh Reshammiya’s stable. Just when one thought that between Damadamm and his next film as an actor, Khiladi 786 – Made In Punjab, there may just be a success party with Salman Khan and Rekha that would fill the year long void, there is a lot happening for the composer/singer in the world the music. The latest being that for his international album ‘@ Da Edge’, he has roped in none less than YouTube sensation Alexa Goddard.
“22 year old Alexa is a rage on YouTube and is currently the hottest young celebrity in the UK. Her songs, many of them being cover versions of other famous artists, have become mighty popular and have attracted millions of hits on YouTube”, informs a source, “Now with Himesh and her collaborating on a song, she can well expect to reach out to a far wider audience, what with India being a home to 120 crore strong population. The popularity that she can expect from this point on is monumental to say the least because the album would be released in 122 countries.”
Himesh Reshammiya teams up with world’s biggest rapper Lil Wayne
By Subhash K. Jha, November 2, 2011 – 11:22 IST
Opinion on Himesh Reshammiya, the Actor, may be divided. But there’re no two ways about Himesh the Musician, going great guns…and ganas. Ever since Himesh reversed his earlier stubborn and stupid decision to sing and compose only in films that feature him as an actor, a floodgate of opportunities have opened up for the rhythmic Reshammiya.
On July 4, 2011, Mumbai Mirror had reported that Romanian musician, composer, producer and performer, Edward Maya did a remix for Himesh Reshammiya’s first English album, @ Da Edge. And now we hear that the two have another plan in store. Reportedly, Himesh approached the international DJ to do a remix of his upcoming film Damadamm’s hit number Umrao Jaan. Continue Reading »
Comeback with Salman’s film is an enormous feeling: Himesh Reshammiya.
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Himesh Reshammiya is back with a bang! Starting with Bodyguard, he is all set to start composing again for movies that he is not starring in. With an international album and movie, a new venture HR Musik and collaborations with world renowned artists innhis kitty, the music director, composer, singer and actor has a lot to look forward to.
In an exclusive tête-à-tête, the ‘Aap kaa Suroor’ singer talks about the music of Bodyguard, Salman Khan, international collaborations, acting stint and more…