Yeh Vaada Raha is a song by SANAM that was taken in the Maldives. SANAM is an Indian Pop Rock Band based in Mumbai consisting of Sanam Puri (Lead Vocals), Samar Puri (Lead Guitar and Vocals), Venky S or Venkat Subramaniyam (Bass Guitar and Vocals) and Keshav Dhanraj (Drums and Vocals). The band’s manager Ben Thomas is often referred to as the fifth band member. Together they strive to create the sound & style the band is recognised for by blending 4 different musical influences. This band is considered to bring back the band culture and independent music into India after a notable gap. The band is known for being amongst India’s top 10 independent YouTube Channels, India’s biggest music artist on the digital platform and the fastest growing YouTube Channel in the country.
The band’s music is known to bring out messages of Love, Peace and a feeling of Togetherness, making 3 generations of grand parents, parents and children enjoying the same music together. For the same reason their live concerts find audiences of all age groups coming together. The band has also started a new trend of releasing singles in India instead of full Albums. The band has so far recorded & performed songs in the following languages – Hindi, English, Bengali, Telugu and Gujarati.
The band name Sanam is derived from the universal word for love in languages like Hindi, Urdu, Persian, Arabic and Sanskrit, across Eastern Europe to the Indian sub-continent. The band’s frontman Sanam Puri is also the voice behind Bollywood chart busters like ‘Dhat Teri Ki’ and ‘Ishq Bulaava’. Amongst other original songs written, produced and composed by the band, is the song ‘Main Hoon’ for ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2’ that received rave reviews across its multi-language theatre release in India.The band is also known for giving a new life to retro classics like ‘Lag Jaa Gale’, ‘Aap Ki Nazrone Ne Samjha’, ‘Mere Mehboob Qayamat Hogi’ and ‘Gulabi Aankhen’ to name a few.