Anna Baby was one of many first few individuals to observe Okay.G.F: Chapter 2 when it launched in Kerala. She had been ready for the second for one-and-a-half years. The singer based mostly in Angamaly, Kerala, has lent her voice for the melody ‘Gaganam Nee’ within the Malayalam model of the movie. “Listening to my very own song in a cult movie reminiscent of Okay.G.F felt like a dream,” says Anna.

It all started when her good friend music director Sam Simon George requested her to ship a few of her vocal samples as music director of Okay.G.F Ravi Basrur was in search of a Malayali singer. Anna sang the feminine portion from the song ‘Dheera dheera…’ from Okay.G.F: Chapter 1 . “Within a day, I used to be requested to go to Ravi Basrur’s studio in Mangaluru. This was in October 2020, in the course of the peak of the pandemic. But we didn’t have a lot time to assume. My husband and I packed our luggage and left for Mangaluru for recording,” she says.

It all occurred so shortly that Anna had little time to course of it, she says. “The song needed to carry a sure depth and feeling and I used to be a bit tense. But it got here out properly and Ravi sir was proud of my singing. I think about it a large praise.”

Emotional quantity

The song seems at a essential juncture within the second half of the movie. “The song rides on a mother’s emotions and it needed to carry that energy,” Anna says.

Anna, who labored as an engineer in Kochi for a 12 months, determined to give up her job and pursue music full time. Though she had “been round” within the music trade for a whereas, Okay.G.F. is her first actual break in mainstream movie music, says Anna. She has introduced out a couple of singles, devotional songs and covers. Anna has sung the lead song with Yesudas for the 2017-film Sthaanam. Anna has a YouTube channel, too.

Anna has been studying Carnatic music from the age of six and is studying Hindustani classical music, too.

“I’ve been receiving a lot of constructive suggestions from listeners for ‘Gaganam Nee’ and it’s certainly a proud second. It additionally comes with a sense of responsbility. This is simply a begin,” says Anna.

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