Shilpa Rao and Noori's sultry vocals are a perfect complement to the track that is inspired by an oral that has been passed down from their grandparents. It's a soulful indie-rock tune that's set to a backdrop of gritty soul vibes loaded down with unmistakable song and instrumentation.
The song is a tale of Sohni and Mahiwal's forbidden love. The two met in the dark of night and although they knew the dangers, they couldn't resist meeting each other.
Sadly, their stubbornness ended in death for both. Nevertheless, the song is a heart-wrenching tribute to their tragic story.
The lyrics of the song are based on a traditional Punjabi folk melody. The lyrics are sung by Noorie and Shilpa Rao.
Noorie and Shilpa Rao sing the song in the Punjabi language with a tinge of Hindi added in. It's a beautiful and heart-wrenching tribute to the tragic story of Sohni and Mahiwal.
As you listen to the song, you find yourself captivated by its enchanting melody and soulful singing. You are left with the feeling that you are rooting for these two lovers to make it through the trials that are thrown in their path.
But, you are also left with the feeling that you want to be like them. That is, you are willing to sacrifice everything for the sake of your love. And, if you could, you would even risk your life to meet your loved one again!