Chennai: AR Rahman and Mani Ratnam’s combination has created waves of successful numbers in the past and duo are now re-visiting the success again with the release of ‘Azhagiye’ song promo from the film Kaatru Veliyidai that is to be launched in Tamil and Telugu in April 2017.
A minute teaser of ‘Azhagiye’ song that was released on VEVO by the label Sony Music on Wednesday has registered more than a million views in 24 hours and it crossed 2.5 million views towards the end of the second day. The song was also released in Telugu as ‘Hamsaro’ from the film titled Cheliyaa.
Says Ashok Parwani, Head Sony music South, “We knew the day we heard the song that it will cut across geographies and create a crazy momentum amongst fans like it already has. We are extremely happy with the response and awaiting to release the next song soon.”
‘A Minute of Azhagiye’ includes constant clap beats and a gentle loop of guitar strums. Featuring Karthi & the gorgeous Aditi Rao, the video is what love is all about. The track is a hummable romantic duet with a touch of western fusion.