Kolaveri

  • 'Kolaveri Di' haunts me; want to stay away from it, says Dhanush 20-06-2013 05:24 PM

    Mumbai: 'Kolaveri Di' made him famous beyond south but actor-singer Dhanush says the Tamil song has started haunting him. The song, in English and Tamil, is from Dhanush's south movie '3' and talks about the heartbreak of a boy. It became an instant rage online and inspired many parodies soon...
  • Dhanush to star in KV Anand's next? 23-05-2013 06:17 PM

    Mumbai: 'Kolaveri Di' hitmaker Dhanush who is all geared up for his debut Bollywood release 'Raanjhanaa', has revealed that he will work with filmmaker K V Anand in his untitled Tamil film. "Yes guys... Much to the delight of you all and myself, I am doing a film with K...
  • Anirudh, Arjun Coomaraswamy team up for 'Vanakkam Chennai' 27-04-2013 07:46 PM

    Chennai: Tamil composer Anirudh Ravichander, composer of 'Kolaveri di', has roped in London-based R&B singer Arjun Coomaraswamy, to perform a song in upcoming romantic-comedy 'Vanakkam Chennai'. Known by his stage name Arjun, he became popular after composing the R&B cover version of the song 'Why this Kolaveri Di'. "Vanakkam Chennai,...
  • First look of Dhanush's 'Raanjhanaa' is out 25-04-2013 04:40 PM

    The theatrical look of the 'Raanjhanaa' is out, the film marks the Bollywood debut of 'Kolaveri Di' fame actor, Dhanush. Directed by Anand L Rai, 'Raanjhanaa' is a love story set in Varanasi, also featuring Abhay Deol, the film is scheduled to hit the screens on June 21. ...
  • Anirudh of 'Kolaveri' fame to debut as an actor 09-04-2013 10:00 PM

    The 'Why This Kolaveri' fame music director Anirudh, will soon make a debut as an actor in films. Sources say that he will be introduced by director of 'Podaa Podi' fame Vignesh Shiva, and the film will be produced by Gautham Vasudev Menon. While Anirudh himself will be composing the...
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  • Who knew 'Kolaveri' would go so far: Dhanush 03-01-2012 10:51 AM

    Mumbai: Kolaveri di might have become a landmark on the 2011 music calendar, but unfortunately, the man behind the popular number, Dhanush is unable to reap any monetary benefit out of the situation. Apparently, Dhanush sold the rights for Kolaveri to Sony Music for a pittance, not knowing how far...
  • 'Kolaveri Di' success proves online power 01-01-2012 12:23 PM

    New Delhi: The success of Tamil-English number 'Kolaveri di' even before its official launch has proved the power of online social networking platforms. Members of music group Shadow Band feel the online medium has given a window to new talent and can be a stepping stone to a career in...
  • Speaking English was a problem for me: Dhanush 28-12-2011 05:32 PM

    Mumbai: 'Kolaveri Di' lyrics are a hotchpotch mix of English and Tamil, the singing style doesn't conform to any particular style and it was sung by a non- singer, despite all that, it became a super hit. Tamil star Dhanush, who lent his voice to it, says his lack of...
  • Kolkata police to bikers: Why this herogiri di? 27-12-2011 05:14 PM

    Kolkata: Smitten by the national rage 'Kolaveri Di' sung by south Indian film star Dhanush, the Kolkata traffic police is literally humming 'Why this herogiri di?' these days, urging errant bikers to wear helmets. In a novel idea to promote safe riding, the Kolkata police have put up signboards with...
  • 2011: Dhanush, Babu ruled the game in South 26-12-2011 04:08 PM

    New Delhi: The year 2011 saw the emergence of a potential superstar Dhanush as his 'Kolaveri Di' garnered unprecedented success in all quarters. Probably this is the first time when a South Indian song has become so successful in the northern part of the country. However there were many more...
  • 'Kolaveri Di' is a silly, small song: Dhanush 26-12-2011 03:54 PM

    Chennai: Calling a song that has become a national sensation " Why this Kolaveri Di " a silly and small song, actor Dhanush asked people to forget it after they listened to it. "Listen to the song when youre in your car and then forget it. Don't discuss it on...
  • The five Freak Famous Indians of 2011 26-12-2011 01:23 PM

    New Delhi: Fame is a tricky goddess, bestowing her blessings on the most unusual bunch of people. The year 2011 saw 30 seconds of fame for a wannabe model, a porn star Indians hadn't heard of, an enraged self-styled crusader who slapped a minister, a song of jilted love that...
  • Dhanush's 'Kolaveri Di' in Hindi now 25-12-2011 11:08 AM

    Mumbai: Southern actor Dhanush, who sang Why this 'Kolaveri Di', a song from his upcoming movie '3', that has gone viral on YouTube, is ready with a Hindi version. After speculation that Akshay Kumar and Abhishek Bachchan are doing a Hindi version of the song, it has now come to...
  • Pakistan comes up with its own 'Kolaveri Di' 20-12-2011 01:34 PM

    New Delhi: Another version of 'Kolaveri Di' has surfaced. This time it's from Pakistan. A group of Pakistani enthusiasts have come up with their adaptation which is more of a political comment than a song. The song is called 'Where is democracy jee' and features five middle aged men who...
  • 'Why this Kolaveri B', Dhanush's tribute to Big B 19-12-2011 05:05 PM

    New Delhi: Southern star Dhanush sang a tweaked version of his hit Tamil-English song 'Kolaveri di', dedicated to Amitabh Bachchan at an award function in Mumbai, leaving the megastar highly impressed. The event, the BIG Star Entertainment Awards, was held Sunday. Amitabh received two awards, and he was overwhelmed. "Oh...
  • Kolaveri Di: Dhanush over the 'moon-u' 19-12-2011 02:39 PM

    Mumbai: Dhanush never expected Kolaveri Di to become such a rage. "It's ironical that the song is viral on the Net, even though I am not much of a networking person. I don't go beyond Twitter," says the soft-spoken South Indian actor who's known for films like Kadhal Kondein, Pudhupettai...
  • Dhanush to perform 'Kolaveri di' live in Mumbai 17-12-2011 06:54 PM

    New Delhi: It will be a perfect confluence southern star Dhanush will sing his hit number 'Kolaveri di', while TV actress Jiaa Manek, popularly known as Gopi of Star Plus' 'Saathiya', will match steps with his tunes at the BIG Star Entertainment Awards in Mumbai Sunday. Actor-singer Dhanush, son-in-law of...
  • Not taking credit away from Dhanush: Anu Malik 16-12-2011 06:30 PM

    New Delhi: The prominent social networking sites are abuzz with the rumour that music composer Anu Malik has called the song 'Kolaveri Di' a copy of his 2003 song 'Shehar Ka Jadu Re' from the film 'Mumbai Se Aaya Mera Dost'. Apparently, Malik has said this on a radio programme....
  • My son has inclination towards music, says Sonu 16-12-2011 04:43 PM

    Mumbai Nevaan Nigam is just four years old but his version of the popular song 'Kolaveri Di' has turned him into a singing sensation and papa Sonu Nigam is proud of the achievement. Sonu has said his son has inclination towards music but he does not want to force anything...
  • The 'Kolaveri Di' national integration map 15-12-2011 06:34 PM

    New Delhi: 'Kolaveri' has just won the YouTube Gold award, which is presented to viral videos from across the world. Here is a 'national intregration map' of the hit song, featuring various versions of the song sung by artists in different states of India. Following the footsteps of Bollywood actors...
  • Son too young to be over-exposed: Sonu Niigaam 13-12-2011 06:25 PM

    Mumbai: Ever since the orignal 'Kolaveri Di' song has been released, several other versions of the number also have hit the web, including one by Sonu Niigaam's son, but the singer does not want to over-expose four-year-old Neevan. "He is too small, he is just four years old, so he...
  • Over 20 mn hits for 'Kolaveri Di' 12-12-2011 06:12 PM

    New Delhi: Southern star Dhanush is perhaps the first Indian celebrity whose song 'Kolaveri di' has gone viral on YouTube with over 20 million hits so far. But the song is yet to make it as big as international hits 'Baby ft. Ludacris', 'On The Floor ft. Pitbull' and 'Bad...
  • 'Kolaveri Di' makes it to Time magazine 10-12-2011 12:54 PM

    New Delhi: Anirudh, who is making his debut as a music director with '3', couldn't have asked for a better start to his Kollywood career. For, 'Kolaveri...', the very first song of his first film, has now started winning awards, after having taken the nation by storm. Yes, 'Kolaveri' has...
  • Music completes me: Shruti Hassan 10-12-2011 11:47 AM

    Mumbai: If there's anything that Shruti Hassan is more passionate about besides films, it's music. The petite lady, lady who's taken professional training in music and is at present a part of a band, says that music completes her as a person. Basking in the glory of the unusual number...