Music has no boundaries or language is proven correct today when a Tokyo-based radio station “Street Sound Radio” has decided to broadcast an Indian(Assamese) song “Uri Jaboloi Mon Jai” looking into the merit of the song. The song was written and composed by famous Assamese musician Siddhartha Kashyap and voiced by Tanupriya Kalita. The song was released on 1st January 2021 on all major digital platforms. Sound Street Radio yesterday featured the song in their flagship program “Steve’s New Music Review Show No. 103” broadcast on Friday 5th of February 2021 at 6:30 pm (Japan Standard Time). The song also ranked high featured today in the SSR ‘Radio Indie Alliance’ Top 10 Chart.
The radio program can be heard from the link: https://listen.ssr990.com/alt/
The song “Uri Jaboloi Mon Jai” which means “Mind want to fly” starts at 32:50-39:27 min of the broadcast.
Renowned British musician Steve Benham categorically appreciated the quality of Tanupriya Kalita’s voice at the end of the broadcast. It is indeed a proud moment for every music enthusiast of Assam and India at large.