Amitabh Bachchan turned music composer for R Balki’s film Chup: Revenge of the Artist. Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan made a debut as a music composer in Chup. The 79-year-old actor opted to lend his craftily created music to the movie after he watched it. Big B revealed he alone has played all the instruments in the composition and has also recorded it personally.
Amitabh Bachchan has created the end title track of the movie. Chup starring Sunny Deol, Dulquer Salmaan, Shreya Dhanwantary, and Pooja Bhatt released on 23rd September. Mr. Bachchan’s composition was played at the end of the movie with credits that read, “110 years of Indian cinema. 80 years of Amitabh Bachchan. Thank You Amit Ji…The title music at the end has been specially composed by Amitabh Bachchan.”
He shared the recording of it on his official social media accounts and on facebook he wrote, “A composition of ‘moi’ after an inspiring moment from film .. Each instrument played by ‘moi’ .. and recorded personally .. alone.”
Talking about the composition, he said, “To me it was the melody, that spoke…spoke of love…of unrequited love…love that is not openly reciprocated or understood…by beloved…beloved be not aware of admirer’s deep, pure affection, or consciously reject it…what then the melody – if it can be called that .. melodies that are singular strains of expression…but an expression of what…happiness or disillusionment it played for the maker.”
Chup is a tribute to legendary actor-filmmaker Guru Dutt who passed away in 1964 at the age of 39. Chup: Revenge of Artist is written and directed by R Balki who is known for making Paa, Padman, Shamitabh, Ki & Ka, and Cheeni Kum. It is produced by Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, Anil Naidu, Dr. Jayantilal Gada of PEN Studios, and Gauri Shinde. The romantic psychopath thriller was released in theaters on 23rd September 2022.
On the work front, Amitabh Bachchan is currently hosting the 14th season of the popular quiz show Kaun Banega Crorepati aka KBC. On the filming part, he is gearing for the release of Goodbye with Rashmika Mandhana and Neena Gupta. He will also be seen playing a role in Uunchai along with Anupam Kher, Boman Irani, and Parineeti Chopra.