Bhubaneswar: In a bid to revive the popular album songs, Odisha’s premier music channel Tarang Music is launching a celebrity reality show–‘Music Premier League’ (MPL) from tomorrow. Under MPL’s umbrella, as many as 17 leading lyricists, music directors and singers of Odisha would present melodious songs which the audience can rate based on their performance and popularity.
This is the first time in the history of Odisha television, a galaxy of artistes will be performing on stage, a company release said.
In each episode six songs will be presented by the singers in a unique way involving all the participants of the particular episode. The audience will get chance to participate in the show by sending SMS on popular songs. Details of the viewers’ participation can be known during the telecast of the show.
Famous lyricists like Sachi Mohanty, Alekh Biswal, Mohit Chakraborty, Panchanan Nayak and Satyaranjan Das are participating in the show while musicians- Purna Khuntia, Sarat Nayak, Om Prakash Mohanty, Sanjay Sahu, and Bibhuti Bhusan Gadnayak have given their consent for the mega show.
Leading Odia singers Kumar Bapi, Nishnu Mohan Kabi, Abhijit Mishra, Antara Chakrobarty, Aseema Panda and Pratyasha Dash will lend voices to the songs.