After making headlines earlier this year with the Grammy feat for her rendition of ‘Muhabbat Karne Wale’.
Arooj Aftab has now submitted another track of hers, ‘Udhero Na’ for consideration in next year’s ceremony. The song has been submitted to be considered in two categories, including ‘Best Global Music Performance’ and ‘Best Arrangement, Instrument, and Vocal’.
Arooj Aftab announced in her social media post, “UDHERO NA FEAT. ANOUSHKA SHANKAR for your Grammy voting consideration in the Best Global Music Performance and Best Arrangement, Instrument and Vocal categories,”
The track featuring British Indian musician Anoushka Shankar is from her latest album ‘Vulture Prince’.
The seven-time Grammy-nominated and first Indian musician to perform at the ceremony, Shankar was also the youngest and first woman to receive a British House of Commons Shield.
Announcing her collab with Shankar earlier, Aftab wrote, “I’ve been a crazy fan of Anoushka Shankar’s since I first saw her live in 2005.”
“She saw my fandom and offered me a beautiful friendship. This moment that she is playing my song is insane. Thank you, Anoushka for inspiring, steady guiding, soothing my heart with your music, and believing in me, always.”
Remmeber that Arooj Aftab became the first Pakistani singer to have ever picked a Grammy Award. The singer won the honor for her song ‘Muhabbat’ in the Best Global Performance category.