The fact that there are actually three songs in Lipstick Under My Burkha is a tad surprising since one expected the film to be a song-less affair. Nonetheless, Pakistani composer Zebunnisa Bangash has been roped in for this all-female soundtrack that has Anvita Dutt doing the honors as the lyricist. At best, one expects a situational soundtrack for the film.
Folk music specialist Malini Awasthi is heard in ‘Jigi Jigi’, which is a fun track with a distinct Pakistani-Afghani touch to it. A fast paced number that has a folk base to it, this one is about women exploring what brings pleasure in their lives. This one should go well with the film’s narrative, if it manages to find itself playing …read more