Global popstar Diljit Dosanjh has teamed up with the ‘Cheap Thrills’ and ‘Unstoppable’ singer and songwriter, Sia, in what promises to be one of the biggest collaboration of the year!
Internationally acclaimed artists, Diljit Dosanjh and Sia have joined forces with producer, Greg Kurstin, to create a ground-breaking moment with the highly anticipated release of “Hass Hass.” This fusion of Indian pop and international beats was released today, marking the very first collaboration between the two artistes.
“Speaking Punjabi is much harder than you think; I sweated through my entire dress, trying so hard to get it right! I had to ask them to stop taking photos! I was completely drenched by the time I nailed it!” – Sia
This marks Sia’s first-ever Indian collaboration, and Hass Hass demonstrates her versatility as an artist, seamlessly bridging continents and genres. Sia has elevated her musical prowess by mastering Punjabi lyrics and blending seamlessly with Diljit’s vocals. This landmark collaboration is a testament to the universal language of music, forging a connection that resonates with people around the world.
Greg Kurstin, a renowned producer known for a series of Grammy-winning hits, has infused his expertise into “Hass Hass” enhancing the track’s global appeal by combining Punjabi and English lyrics. This is certain to delight Punjabi music fans worldwide.
Sia, known for her powerful and emotive vocals, added, “Hass Hass” was made with so much love I left in a completely saturated dress! Speaking Punjabi is much harder than you think; I sweated through my entire dress, trying so hard to get it right! I had to ask them to stop taking photos! I was completely drenched by the time I nailed it!”
Sharing his thoughts on the collaboration, Diljit Dosanjh stated, “It’s been absolutely fantastic collaborating with Sia. Sia lending her vocals in Punjabi is quite effortless. I’m sure the track will touch the hearts of all music lovers across the globe”.
In his recent international releases, Diljit Dosanjh has collaborated with artists like Tory Lanez for “Chauffeur,” Diamond Platnumz for “Jugni,” and had Anne Marie featured on his fan-favorite track “Peaches.” Diljit Dosanjh’s influence in the music world is undeniable, as he became the first Punjabi artist to grace the Coachella stage, performing for an ecstatic audience in April 2023.
Over the past year, Diljit has performed to packed stadiums and arenas in the US (Prudential Center, EagleBank Arena, American Airlines Center, YouTube Theater), UK (O2 Arena), and the first ever Indian to perform and sell out at Rogers Arena Vancouver Scotiabank Arena Toronto in Canada. He is the first Indian artist to perform and sell out the iconic Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, Australia, Qudos Bank Arena Sydney, Brisbane Entertainment Centre, with the highest number of tickets ever sold for any Indian artist.
“Hass Hass” boasts a captivating melody, profound lyrics, and an engaging hook that is sure to linger in the hearts of fans worldwide. The song explores themes of happiness and resilience, and is poised to become an anthem of love, joy, and uniting people across the world through the universal language of music.
“Hass Hass” is released by Warner Music India and is now available on all major streaming platforms.