Word is Born son. And on that note, let’s get back to the programme. Every album that has featured on Flashback Fridays until now has been a 90s album, and rightly so. The 90s, for many, was such a rich time for Panjabi music. But when the tides changed course, it was difficult to see … More FLASHBACK FRIDAYS 012 – ‘WORD IS BORN’ by Specialist ‘n’ Tru-Skool
The interest in Bhangra dancing amongst the British Asian public has grown exponentially over the past few years, with classes popping up, left, right and centre. Bhangra competitions have also seen an increase, giving University and community teams the opportunity to showcase their talents and moves, which is an amazing thing to witness, as it … More FOLK-STARS 2016 – The Verdict
By now, I think everyone is in agreement that the early to mid 90s was when the UK scene was at its peak. Today’s Flashback Fridays album really reinforces that statement. ‘Put Sardaran De’ by Skillz Inc was a 90s album through and through. Only a fool would question that. The harrowing Hip Hop vibe … More FLASHBACK FRIDAYS 011 – ‘PUT SARDARAN DE’ by Skillz Inc
Sheran Wangu Ghum De Phir De, Put Sardaran De… Do we need to say any more? Possibly one of the most, if not the most iconic UK Bhangra track ever made. Sang by Balwinder Safri, who is highly regarded by many as the voice of the 90s, ‘Put Sardaran De’ was taken from that whopper … More FLASHBACK FRIDAYS 010 – ‘DEATH JAMM’ by Death Jamm Productions
Remixing Manak tracks is a risky business. Remixing any classic track takes guts, for that matter. It is very easy to completely destroy tracks people have loved for years; but, get it right, and you’ve just injected new life into the classics that can be enjoyed by the younger generation. Albums like Wham Bam, 100% … More FLASHBACK FRIDAYS 009 – ‘MIGHTY MANAK’ by The Dholl Company
‘FLASH BACK’ by A S Kang When Flashback Fridays launched in early October, the main aim was to give Panjabi music enthusiasts an insight into their favourite albums and unveil some facts that they might not have necessarily known at the time the albums were released. A feature we’ve also been wanting to incorporate into the Flashback … More FLASHBACK FRIDAYS 008 – ‘FLASH BACK’ by A S Kang
On one hand, we have Harjit Harman – an underrated but extremely talented vocalist; and on the other, we have Atul Sharma – a world renowned music director. Harjit Harman + Atul Sharma = DEADLY COMBO! Harjit Harman and Atul Sharma return to shake things up with their latest single, ‘Jatt 24 Carat Da’, with lyrics … More *NEW SINGLE* ‘Jatt 24 Carat Da’ by Harjit Harman & Atul Sharma – Out Now!