Bollywood’s youngest dance director and choreographer Saurabh Prajapti, who has worked with some of the biggest names in Bollywood, recently directed a music video called ‘Tu hai toh’ starring Terence Lewis and Digangana Suryavanshi , sung by Ash King and Palak Muchhal, composed by Palaash Muchhal on Pal Musics YouTube channel. Saurabh’s journey with dance started at a very young age and by 15 he had graduated in dance, learning from various international choreographers. Post which, Saurabh joined Terrance Lewis’s dance academy for a bit and then started working independently as a choreographer and dance director.
Talking about his experience of directing and choreographing his mentor, Saurabh said, “Life has come by in a full circle, this will always be one of my most cherished works, as I got to choreograph and direct my mentor Terence Sir. The melody of the song is sweet and playful, so the direction and movement had to be more candid and natural. Directing ‘Tu hai toh’ was challenging amidst all the limitations but we all gelled well as a team and everyone had the same vision. Shoot on sets was quite smooth and we finished the entire shoot in 6 hours.”
The song which has already crossed 2 million views has been loved and appreciated by all. Saurabh added, “This is my third video out in a month’s time and I loved exploring a different side of me while not just choreographing but also directing the music video. I am so glad to see the response my work has been getting and everyone’s loving the look and feel of the music video. The music video is flowy, smooth, has a lot of emotions and the flavour is very catchy. “
The young and talented 21 year old choreographer has been basking in glory in the amazing feedback and reviews for his two other plum projects- Presented by T-Series the artistic contemporary dance to the romantic track ‘Kandhe Ka Woh Til’ featuring dancers Salman Yusuf Khan & Zaara Yesmin, Sung by Sachet Tandon and ‘Tere Bagair’ sung by legendary singer Udit Narayan and performed by Aditya Narayan. Saurabh was also an assistant choreographer for the Nora Fatehi Starrer song ‘Pachtaoge’
Country’s youngest choreographer and dance director Saurabh Prajapati’s new project ‘Kandhe Ka Wo Til’ crosses 16m Views on YouTube in a week!
Presented by T-Series and choreographed by Saurabh Prajapati, the artistic contemporary dance to the romantic track ‘Kandhe Ka Woh Til’ crossed over 16m views on YouTube within a week of its release. ‘Kandhe Ka Woh Til’ features actors Salman Yusuf Khan and Zaara Yesmin. The track has created a splash and became one of the most viewed songs in recent times. Sung by Sachet Tandon of Bekhayali fame, the track is a dance romantic number and has received an overwhelming response from all over the world making it the most viewed video in its first 24hrs and is even trending on all streaming platforms.
Talking about the same dance director Saurabh said, “There was a lot of technique-oriented work in the choreography of this song. Both Zaara and Salman put in a lot of hard work. It was challenging but rewarding and this ensured a sense of fulfillment as it’s the most viewed video and is trending on all the streaming platforms like Jio Saavn, Spotify, iTunes etc. It’s overwhelming to receive so many messages and positive feedback from people who watched the song. I’m grateful for all the love I have been receiving for it.”
Saurabh also choreographed two other big videos recently which went viral and have millions of views. He conceptualised and choreographed the music video for legendary singer Udit Narayan’s new single ‘Tere Bagair’ featuring Aditya Narayan. The entire dance sequence was shot in one whole take and currently has crossed 6 million views. He also assisted on ‘Pachtaoge 2.0’ featuring Nora Fatehi which was in news for its bold and different concept.
Saurabh who is basking in glory for his recent song, has earlier impressed us by his choreographies in Arjun Kanungo’s ‘Hona Chahida’. The 21-year-old choreographer has earlier worked on various music videos for Zee Music, Vyrls Originals, One Digital, Times Music and multiple dance reality shows.
The young and talented 20 year old choreographer Saurabh Prajapati is excited and overwhelmed about his plum project with ace singer Arjun Kanungo for a new music video “Hona Chaida” which is breaking the internet and has crossed 2.8 million views in 2 days.
Saurabh’s journey with dance started at a very youg age and by 15 he was graduated in dance, learning from various international choreographers. Post which, Saurabh joined Terrence Lewis’s dance academy for a bit and then started working independently as a choreographer and dance director.
Talking about working with Arjun Kanungo on ‘Hona Chaida’ an excited Saurabh said, “When Arjun Kanungo approached me to choreograph his song Hona Chaida, he warned me that he can’t dance. You look at the video now and tell me if you think he can dance or not?”. He added, “I knew I would make him dance in a few days and that is exactly what happened. He put in a lot of hard work and I was really impressed with his effort. I observed that he has his own style and swag and I used that as an advantage while choreographing the routine for him. The song has shaped up very well and I have been getting great feedback from everyone”.
The 20 year old choreographer has earlier worked on various music videos for Zee Music, Vyrls Originals, One Diigtal, Times Music but ‘Hona Chaida’ with Arjun is special as Saurabh has always loved Arjun’s work as an artist. Saurabh has also worked on dance shows like Jhalak Dikhla Ja, High Fever etc.
Good luck to the young choreographer as he embarks on a long journey. Watch out for many more videos coming up in the future for which he is super excited.