Heeramandi: New bride Sonakshi Sinha extends gratitude to ‘legend’ Usha Uthup for her rendition of Tilasmi Bahein

Sonakshi Sinha, who recently got married to Zaheer Iqbal, has reacted to Usha Uthup's version of the song Tilasmi Bahein from her series Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar.

Updated on Jun 28, 2024  |  06:04 PM IST |  47.2K
Heeramandi: New bride Sonakshi Sinha extends gratitude to ‘legend’ Usha Uthup for her rendition of Tilasmi Bahein
Sonakshi Sinha extends gratitude to ‘legend’ Usha Uthup (Pic Courtesy: Bhansali Music YouTube)

The period drama series Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar, which marked the OTT debut of Sanjay Leela Bhansali, grabbed a lot of attention after its release. Apart from the aesthetic visuals and the performances of the actors, music was also a noteworthy aspect. Sonakshi Sinha’s one-take song Tilasmi Bahein received a lot of appreciation, and now its new rendition has been released in the voice of Usha Uthup.

Sonakshi, who recently tied the knot with her longtime beau Zaheer Iqbal, extended her gratitude to singer Usha Uthup for the version.

Sonakshi Sinha calls Usha Uthup ‘legend’ after the release of her version of Heeramandi’s Tilasmi Bahein

Today, June 28, newlywed Sonakshi Sinha took to her Instagram Stories and shared the link to the newly released rendition of Tilasmi Bahein from the series Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar. Expressing her thanks to Usha Uthup, the actress wrote, “@singerushauthup being the LEGEND that she isss!!! Thank you ma’am for this amazing rendition of #TilasmiBahein,” accompanied by a red heart emoji.

Have a look at Sonakshi’s story!

Pic Courtesy: Sonakshi Sinha Instagram

About Usha Uthup’s Tilasmi Bahein from Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Heeramandi

The version of the track sung by Usha Uthup is titled Tilasmi Bahein (Legend Mix) by the makers. The music video of the song began with a quote by the singer, saying, “This is my tribute to the amazing creativity and magic of Sanjay Leela Bhansali and his incredible team of Heeramandi.” Usha Ji added her own charm to the song with her powerful voice behind Sonakshi Sinha’s mesmerizing dance performance.


Watch the song here!

The song is the composition of Sanjay Leela Bhansali, and the lyrics are penned by A M Turaz. The original version was sung by Sharmistha Chatterjee.

Fan reactions to Usha Uthup’s rendition of Tilasmi Bahein from Heeramandi

Fans flocked to the comments section on YouTube, showcasing their love and appreciation for the song. One person said, “Usha Uthup is a legend.... hearing her voice after a long time...her accent is phenomenal,” while another stated, “Usha is extremely talented and she's bringing her touch to this song!”

A user praised, “No one like Usha Uthup when it comes to fusion and sensuality in voice, just brilliant! Aur Sona ke performance ne chaar chand laga diye, voice and acting ka perfect sangam.” Another comment exclaimed, “Sanjay leela bhansali's love for great indian music and legends is so ethereal. He is carrying great legacy of great indian directors. Artists like him are treasures of our country.”


Some described the song using words like “awesome” and “mind-blowing,” while others left red heart emojis to convey their admiration.

More about Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar

The cast of Heeramandi includes Manisha Koirala, Sonakshi Sinha, Aditi Rao Hydari, Richa Chadha, Sanjeeda Shaikh, and Sharmin Segal in the roles of courtesans. Fardeen Khan, Taha Shah Badussha, Shekhar Suman, Adhyayan Suman, Jason Shah, and Farida Jalal play significant roles.

The show premiered on May 1, 2024, and is currently available to watch on Netflix. The series has been renewed for a second season, and the official announcement was made earlier this month. 

Talking about director Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s upcoming work, he will now move on to his project Love & War with actors Alia Bhatt, Ranbir Kapoor, and Vicky Kaushal.

ALSO READ: Karan Johar calls Sonakshi Sinha ‘coolest bride’; reveals what he loved about her wedding to Zaheer Iqbal

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