MKSHFT Delivers Heartfelt Tribute To A.R. Rahman With ‘SHFTD’ Version Of His Iconic Track ‘Roja’

AR Rahman Roja SHFTD

As far as the word ‘iconic‘ goes within the Indian music industry, one of the first names which comes to our mind without fail is none other than that of A.R. Rahman. A living legend who has inspired millions over the past several years with his musical brilliance, today, January 6th marks his 52nd birthday. Renowned for his masterful craft and delivering innumerable hits throughout his illustrious career, we’re putting the spotlight on Indian producer MKSHFT who has decided to share his very own ‘SHFTD‘ version of A.R. Rahman’s iconic track, ‘Roja‘ as a heartfelt tribute to the maestro himself.

Taking on the timeless classic, the masked act serves up an enticing mid-tempo production work as he embraces the original’s core melody and stellar vocals for a supremely bold, yet impressive rendition. Switching between the tune’s vibrant and darker soundscapes effortlessly throughout the proceedings, MKSHFT’s latest effort hits all the right notes as he manages to strike the perfect balance between the darkness and his dance-floor ready approach on this one.

Out now as a free download, listen to the ‘SHFTD‘ version of ‘Roja‘ by A.R. Rahman below