Sachin – Jigar
Sachin Sanghvi – Jigar Saraiya Biography :
Origine : Gujarat, India
Genres : Film Soundtrack, Electronic, Pop, Rock, Hip Hop, Jazz
Sachin-Jigar is a popular pair of music directors. Sachin Sanghvi and Jigar Saraiya together form a duo group called Sachin-Jigar. The duo directors hail from Gujarat and known to compose music for both Hindi and Gujarati movies. They have together did a wide range of successful soundtracks. The duo started their career doing music for a number of platforms including theatres, TV serials to a number of jingles. The two has composed music for more than 500 plays and around 5000 TV episodes for different channels and genres. The two came together with their common friend Amit Trivedi who formally introduced the two, while Jigar was assisting Rajesh Roshan and Sachin too was seen doing similar jobs.
The two came together to work with Pritam giving him music and helped the music director to embark with different musical arrangements. They had the experience of working with a number of ace music directors including AR Rahman, Nadeem Shravan, Anu Mali, Vishal-Shekhar, Sandesh Shahdaliya, etc, before actually taking the music composition in their hands. It was the year 2009 when they got their first break in the form of Life Partner starring Govinda, Fardeen Khan and Tusshar Kapoor. Though, this movie was restricted to just one song, but soon they got their first big break in the form of FALTU wherein they composed music for all the songs, giving some of the hit ones like Le Ja Tu Mujhe & Char Baj Gaye.
This gave them a couple of other movies, which include for Tere Naal Love Ho Gaya, Kyaa Super Kool Hain Hum, OMG: Oh My God!, Ajab Gazabb Love, ABCD: Any Body Can Dance, Jayantabhai Ki Luv Story, Himmatwala, I, Me Aur Main, Go Goa Gone and Ramaiya Vastavaiya in the year 2013. Last year they also got the chance to work with Yash Raj Films’ movie called Shuddh Desi Romance, while in 2014, they had Karan Johar’s movie Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania and Its Entertainment. Their upcoming project is Saif Ali Khan’s movie Happy Ending, one Gujarati movie Bey Yaar. They have also composed one song for Homi Adajania. They also worked for a number of Gujarati movies as well. They are even awarded with a Guajarati reward called Gujarat Gauravvant Award. While Jigar is also a well known singer who has given playback singing in a number of movies including Johny Johny (Its Entertainment), Gulabi (Shudd Desi Romance), and a couple from Go Goa Gone.