The audience’s wait was relieved on Sunday. The first song of Ponniyin Selvan released yesterday in the evening at a grand launch event. AR shines again. The song highlights some of the best and appealing scenes from the movie.
AR Rahman and Mani’s reunion
The song composition grabbed the audience’s attention a lot. What caught the audiences most attention was the reunion of Director “Mani Ratnam” and composer “AR Rahman”.
AR Rahman wrote the song showing respect towards the river “Kaveri”. Swagat Rathod and Pooja Tiwari were the vocalists. Mehboob provided the Hindi lyrics of the music.
“Ponni Nadhi” in Tamil, Ilango Krishnan wrote the lyrics, while Rahman, AR Raihanah, and Bamba Bakya sang it.
The film is based on the Chola Empire, clearly stating the video song “Kaveri Se Milne”. In many sequences you can encounter Karthi playing the “Vallavaraiyan Vandiyadevan” across the Chola countryside.
The actor updated his Twitter account post with a Tamil version of the song. “When I heard this song for the very first time, I felt as if I were riding into the Chola Kingdom! “,he added.
The song with Rahman’s voice became a sensation, fans appreciated him a lot.
Rahman delighted its fan. The comment box displayed “With time AR proved again,why is the best. It’s pure and pleasing”. A fan commented “I can’t stop listening to this”.
There were a lot of admirers who added “AR Rahman is not a singer or musician, he is a magician”. Many appreciated his way of pauses which enhances the music and adds well to it.
Fans posted about him and wrote “I believe this is the first time he employed a new tone of vocal modulation in a single song throughout his 30yrs of Musical Journey.”
Mani Ratnam’s “Madras Talkies” produced the movie,Ponniyin Selvan. The movie is based on a novel with the same title by “Kalki”.
Lyca Productions will release the movie’s 1st chapter on 30th September across the globe. The movie is set historically in the Middle Ages with Ponniyin Selvan(Raja Raja Cholan).
The movie cast other actors & actresses too, including Vikram, Jayam Ravi, Aishwarya Rai, and Trisha, Karthi .