Zaira Wasim in ‘Main Kaun Hoon’ song (Pic/YouTube) and singer Meghna Mishra (Pic/Jagran New Media)
The first song titled ‘Main Kaun Hoon’ from Aamir Khan and Zaira Wasim’s upcoming film ‘Secret Superstar’ is out! The track has been crooned by 16-year-old Meghna Mishra, who Aamir Khan has tagged as the new ‘secret superstar’.
Singer Meghna Mishra makes her Bollywood debut with the song ‘Main Kaun Hoon’ for ‘Secret Superstar’. The song has been composed by Amit Trivedi and penned by Kausar Munir.
Watch ‘Main Kaun Hoon’ song video:
The song was launched by Aamir Khan and team in Mumbai. 16-year-old singer Meghna gave a live performance at the event.
At the event, Aamir Khan said, “Meghna is a gifted child. Best of luck to her for her future. She will shine.”
Talking about music composer Amit Trivedi, Aamir Khan said, “I am a fan of Amit Trivedi. I always wanted to work with him. I had approached him earlier to work with me, but he didn’t agree. But this time it worked.”
Aamir Khan and ‘Secret Superstar’ team at ‘Main Kaun Hoon’ song launch. All pics/Jagran New Media
Aamir Khan said, “The film is a musical. But I haven’t sung any song in the movie.”
Aamir Khan was diagnosed with swine flu earlier. Speaking about his health, Aamir Khan said, “I’m feeling better now after swine flu.”
He also spoke about his look for ‘Thugs of Hindostan‘. He said, “When I did piercing the first time, it pained. Now I am fine.”
Aamir also spoke about Zaira Wasim. He said, “Zaira has no connection to music. Just as how she trained for ‘Dangal’, she practised hard for this film. She spent a lot of time with Meghna.”
While interacting with the media, Aamir Khan said that he wants to learn tabla from singer Meghna’s parents.
Aamir Khan also said that he was shocked to learn that Meghna was rejected at a talent hunt contest.
Speaking about the release date of ‘Secret Superstar‘, Aamir Khan said, “We wanted to release the film in August, but couldn’t as we had some work left. During Diwali, people usually don’t go to watch a film. But the day is auspicious to release the film. For us, box office collections are not important for this movie.”
On his film releasing the same day as ‘Golmaal Again’, Aamir Khan said, “Golmaal is an entertainer. Our film is a musical. There is no question of clashing.”
Aamir Khan also spoke about the Khan stardom. He said, “It’s wrong to only take the name of three Khans as stars. There are many stars in Bollywood. Everyone is loving Akshay’s film (Toilet: Ek Prem Katha). So please stop saying that stars mean only three Khans.”
Meghna Mishra singing at the event
‘Secret Superstar’ is a story of a girl who dreams big to be a singer, but is held by the pressure of her family, therefore, secretly reaches her audience on social media. The role of the aspiring singer Insu has been played by Zaira Wasim, who earlier was seen alongside Aamir in ‘Dangal’.
The film has been helmed by debut director Advait Chandan.
Produced by Aamir Khan Productions, Zee Studios, and Akash Chawla, ‘Secret Superstar’ is slated to release this Diwali.
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