Salman Khan and Jacqueline Fernandes starrer ‘Dil De Diya’ song from Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai, is trending on top three since its out. The song is composed by Himesh Reshammiya and Payal Dev has rendered her mellifluous with Kamaal Khan.
Payal feels ‘Dil De Diya’, is a double win for her with the superhit combination of Salman Khan – Himesh Reshammiya and combined with her voice.
Sharing about ‘Dil De Diya,’ song Payal Dave said, “The essence of a song is in its vibe when you hear it for the first time. This song had the essence and mood of Jumme ki Raat. I had sung Genda Phool and Saasein hui Dhuan Dhuan in Race 3 and this is my third song for Jacqueline and fourth song for Salman bhai. I followed Himesh bhai’s thought and vision and he knew I could deliver, and that was most important. This was a dance track and you need that mood when you dub. This is very important for me. As a singer, when you feel the essence of his creation and take it forward, the results are magical, like in the case of Dil De Diya.”
Payal had worked with Himesh Reshammiya earlier also and she totally believes his version of the song while he record song for him.
Talking about working style of Himesh Reshamiya, Payal Dev said, “Himesh bhai knows the texture of my voice and explores a newer dimension of my voice, a different texture, a different feel, a different tone.. His vision is clear as a composer. He knows what he wants. It is very easy to sing for him as he directs you through the song effortlessly.”
One of the most sought-after upcoming music makers today in the Hindi Film Industry, Payal Dev started her career as a singer, but a chance encounter escalated her journey from being just a singer to being a singer-composer.
Talking about what singing and composing song for her Payal Dev said, “Every song is unique and crafted with love by the composer and bedecked with jewels by the arranger. The singer is expected to deliver the crown jewel and each time I lend my voice to a melody, it is a life-changing experience.”
Payal, who started her professional journey in Mumbai by singing for several brand ad-film jingles, documentaries, corporate songs for various music directors, is also the voice behind title song of Grand-Masti, a runaway hit.
Payal had lent her voice to songs in movies like Bajirao Mastani, Race 3, Dabanng 3, Student of the Year 2, to name a few, besides independent Songs – Genda Phool, KYON, Dil Chahtey Ho, Baarish, Bepanaah Pyaar among others.
Be it singing or composing Payal loves exploring new sounds and styles while delving with different genres like pop, western, jazz, ghazals, hip-hop, rock, and more.
Dil De Diya is another feather in Payal Dev’s over crowned cap. And the Salman Khan-Himesh Reshammiya combination adds to that glitter as much.