Thaman has not been lucky in terms of success rate lately, but he has been coming up with some commendable work in each film.
Besides composing some mellifluous melodies he is doing a terrific job with the background score. In this form, a big musical hit seemed like just round the corner for him and here comes Tholi Prema audio, which will definitely rank as one of the finest works of Thaman in his career thus far.
Unlike his regular peppy and beat oriented songs, Thaman has come up with lilting melodies that will strike a chord with the youngsters.
His music is in tune with the title and theme of Tholi Prema.
Ninnila Ninnila song is an instant chartbuster that is extremely catchy and keeps growing on you every time. Srimani did a fine job with the lyrics and Armaan Malik’s vocals add extra zing to the song.
Break The Rules is an energetic song with Raghu Dixit at the top of his voice and Thaman doing the best with rhythms and arrangement. There’s a nice classical touch in the middle that makes this song extra special.
Sunona Sunaina is a typical Thaman’s racy number that impresses while it lasts.
Shreya Goshal’s solo Allasani vari padyama is a beautiful composition with an impressive work from the lyricist Srimani.
Vinnane Vinnane song is another pleasant melody from Thaman and Armaan Malik. Srimani’s easy flowing lyrics make it a hummable number.
Tholiprema title song is nice fusion of classical melody and rock music. Baahubali fame Kaala Bhairava’s splendid rendition makes it an instant winner.
Thaman springs a surprise with this terrific number that proves he is evolving with time.
Tholi Prema album is a complete package with all the songs having repeat value. Thaman shows maturity as a composer with some soulful melodies with a bit of experimentation. Lyricist Srimani kept it simple and soothing.
The album will stay for a long time with the listeners, which is a rarity these days.
Our picks: Ninnila, Tholi Prema, Allasani, Break the Rules