So close, when she closes her eyes I fall asleep ....
"Dedunnna Sedi" is a milestone in Shyamalangan's musical career. Shyamalangan has had the honor and privilege of being the first Sri Lankan Composer to have a songstress of such caliber collaborate with him in this landmark production.
After the grandiose success of Kiri Kodu, we (Nilar, Bathiya, and I) had sat down to discuss our next project. In Kiri-Kodu, Nirosha Virajini did wonders to the song that made a difference. I was looking for an overseas collaboration and had two names in mind - Asha Bhosle and Shreya Ghoshal.
I chose to go with Asha Ji as it was my childhood dream to work with this legendary artist. Reaching out to Asha Ji was a mammoth task on its own - All Kudos to the Production Team; but I'm glad my idea worked out well and humbled that she liked my song and agreed to sing for it.
ආදරේ තනිවූ දා මාපිය සෙනෙහසටයි හිස නැමුවේ
The song expresses the sacrifices made by a pair of lovers. He sees her married off to another when she succumbs to her parents' choice of partner, despite the undying love she has for her lover. He, on the other hand, wishes her well whilst continuing to love her in his heart forever.
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