Recently, I had an opportunity to get in touch with Waqar Peter Gill- Manager/Guitarist/Video Director & Correspondent For Hallelujah The Band Pakistan. Below is a brief tête-à-tête regarding Hallelujah The Band and their latest album:
Introduction of Hallelujah The Band:
With Musical Revival the 6-members HALLELUJAH THE BAND ™ is a project of Alfa Production Pakistan™ who believes in making magnificent gospel productions that will unite, heal and spread a message of love of our Lord Jesus Christ to all. HALLELUJAH THE BAND ™ was formed in November 2011 and the reason behind the formation of this band was to make an album comprising of their praise & worship with high standards of music, recording & videos in Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi & English.
Band members include:
Vocalist: Zahid Nazir
Vocals/Lyrics/Composer: Zeeshan Rafiq
Keyboard/Music Programmer/Arrangements: Anthony Soshil Shah Aka Moon
Guitarist/Video Director/Manager: Waqar Peter Gill (Bi2)
Guitarist/Mixing & Mastering Engineer: Adnan Peter Gill (Nono)
Bassist/Recording Engineer: Sunil Inayat Aka Sunny
Hallelujah The Band is an Interdenominational self-supported band, running a production house where we produce Music & Videos for the commercial & Gospel clients. Hallelujah The Band is 1st ever Christian Band in Pakistan that is airing on all Indian renowned commercial TV channels like Sony TV & all DD Networks. HTB is the only band that got the chance to be aired on Pakistani commercial channels alongwith international big networks like BBC interviewed us.
About Latest Album:
We are about to launch our 2nd album & that is already so much demanding among the people because of the great response of our 2 songs Choti Choti Galiyon Mein & 1st ever blasphemy striking song I’m Christian by any Gospel band in Asia. So far we released 4 songs from the upcoming album 1st “Hathaan Paisran Wich Kill“in 7 beats first time by a Gospel Band feat Anil Anthony on Saxophone, 2nd “Im Christian”, 3rd “Choti Choti Galiyon Mein” & the 4th Latest One “Yasu Diyan Kya Batan” that became the huge hit till now.
Release And Aspirations From The Latest Album:
Well we want to request you all to keep that in prayers because its very unique with all new trends for every type of listeners especially focused on the youth, & included 1st time 9 beat fusions especially for the classical song lovers. A 1st time dedication, to those worshipers who are not with us & last but not least Playable Worship that will touch the Souls. So much more to encourage our youth towards worship is coming in this album.
Public Response To The Album So Far:
Yasu Diyan Kya Batan is making incredible record & a huge response. People liked the unique concept of the video & for audio there is always a huge response.