Dhanush’s Why this kolaveri di is on its way to attaining cult status in the online world. This singles “Why This Kolaveri Di” from the upcoming movie 3 seems to have become an youth anthem not just in Tamil Nadu, not just in India, but waving across the world. It became International because of the Netizens. The Tamil-English song is also a hit with north Indians, despite its southern accent-loaded vocals.
After a long wait for a Tamil version, Nakkeeran decided to make one himself. All credit goes to Dhanush & Anirudh for the original music, melody and concept. Hope you’ll enjoy this song in Tamil too, says Nakkeeran, a singer, song composer and songwriter from the United Kingdom. Since a very young age Nakkeeran has been singing and performing Tamil songs in Malaysia, the country he originates from.
Introducing ace Bollywood singer Sonu Nigam’s son Nevaan Nigam in the kid version of ‘Kolaveri Di’. Nevaan’s song is a MILK song, where he’s asking for Milk! However the latest version that has caught the fancy of people has Sonu Niigaam’s four-year-old son Nevaan singing the song at a recording studio, complete with headphones and a mike.
The Kolaveri craze has reached the UK and seeing as I’m part Tamil myself, I thought I should do a remix, says Arjun, a London-based singer, songwriter, producer and multi-instrumentalist.
It has inspired over 31 different versions, 35 million views on youtube.com and international media coverage like no other! All this for a Tamil movie song called “Why this Kolaveri, di?” To add, all this in less than a month!