Coke Studio season 14 has just released another masterpiece ‘Kana Yaari’ after ‘Tu Jhoom’.
Featuring singer-songwriter Kaifi Khalil, the song ‘Kana Yaari’ features folk singer Abdul Wahab Bugti who adds Balochi spirit the rap of Eva B, a hijabi rapper.
Produced by Xulfi, the music of the song is composed by famous singer Abdullah Siddiqui. Coke Studio’s 14th edition premiered on 14 January, with Xulfi replacing Pakistani record producer, keyboardist, and composer Rohail Hyatt as the show’s producer.
The release of the first music video ‘Tu Jhoom’, written by Adnan Dhool, excited fans who are especially gushing over veteran Sufi singer Abida Parveen and folk singer Naseebo Lal. The song has gone viral on social media with over four million views since its release.
‘Tu Jhoom’ in controversy
The song is said to be a copied version of a melody sung by a singer from Umarkot named Nirmala Maghani who accused Xulfi of ‘lifting her melody’ in the song. A report published in The Express Tribune said Maghani had sent a sample to Xulfi in June 2021, while eyeing a slot as featuring artist in Coke Studio 14.