#CokeStudio8: Legendary Farida Khanum among Pakistani musicians singing ‘Sohni Dharti’ for Aug 14
Renowed musicians including Ali Azmat, Ali Haider, Meekal Hassan Band, Ali Zafar, Kaavish, Alycia Dias, Sara Raza, Arif Lohar, Atif Aslam, Shazia Manzoor, Umar Jaswal, Quratulain Baloch, Gul Panrra, Ustad Hamid Ali Khan and Suraiyya Khanum are featured in the song.
The icing, so to speak, on the cake is Ghazal legend Farida Khanum starting off this class milli naghma.
— Coke Studio (@cokestudio) August 4, 2015
The song has been released as part of the country’s 14th August day celebrations. Sohni Dharti, sung by the legend Shehnaz Begum, is one of the most patriotic songs in Pakistan’s history. The song is still heard by the masses today on national occasions. Coke Studio Season 8 premiers on August 16th.
#CokeStudio8 started trending across Pakistan after the song and premier was released.
— Uzair Ibrahim (@UzairIbrahim_) August 4, 2015
— Amber. Z (@Cheese_Pakora) August 4, 2015
This is going to be the BEST! #CokeStudio8
— Ahsan | احسن (@aey) August 4, 2015