Bappi Lahiri talks MC Hammer and Will to Live
Best known for pioneering the use of disco music in Bollywood films, composer Bappi Lahiri has contributed to some of the biggest films in Hindi cinema.
The music director has also been sought after to do several prestigious international projects. His latest compositions are for the Indo-American film titled Will to Live. He has created quite an eclectic mix of songs for the film, including a track with Asha Bhosle singing in English and he also has teamed up with MC Hammer for one of the songs in the film.
Will to Live produced by Amrit Das is an Indo-American production shot in both California and India. The film is inspired by a true story based on the fight of a father for his son, who is dying from Cancer. The American father travels to the jungles of the Himalayas to embark on an adventurous journey to find a rare herb that may cure his son’s Cancer.
The story shows the father battling the depths of the jungles, greed, power, and corruption, risking his life in order to save his son. Will to Live shows how far a father will go to save his child’s life, and explores the intensity of a father’s love.