The song Kolaveri Di has cast its spell on everyone! I’m sure that’s one of your recent favorites now. It has become so popular that people are coming up with new versions of Kolaveri Di. This song has made Dhanush very popular over a short period of time. The simple song about love failure in a very funny way has got him this overnight popularity.
The song actually took birth when Aishwarya, Rajnikanth, and Dhanush wanted a unique song of love failure for her movie 3 which she has directed and is all set for a 2012 release. It is said that Dhanush came up with the song within 20 minutes and he has done really good as all of us will agree. The credit for writing composing and singing the song goes to none other than Dhanush himself. When asked about the song he gave all credit to its simple lyrics and catchy beats that helped people connect with it so quickly.
The song is so popular that popular singer Sonu Nigam’s son Nivaan Nigam couldn’t wait to have his own version of it. Sonu Nigam says his son was so much in love with the song that they decided to get him to sing the song in his broken language. Four-year-old Nivaan’s version of the song has a slight change in the lyrics but has kept its original style very much alive. It is mesmerizing to see little Neevan sing the song with the right expressions and the right feel. When the adorable little kid sings ‘’why this kolaveri kolaveri kolaveri di’’ you can’t help but become a fan of his version. It is impossible to stay away from it after listening to it for the first time. When Sonu Nigam and Dhanush had a conversation about this on twitter the later expressed delight after listening to Nivaan’s baby version of his song. It is not shocking to know that Nivaan’s version of Kolaveri Di has also got a very big number of hits on YouTube.
Why this kolaveri di ( Female Version ) – cover by Gigdad
Coming to the female version of this song it is popular enough though it has still not matched up to the popularity of the original yet. The lyrics of this version remain the same though the instruments used for the background score are different from those used in the original. Not only this. The song has also got a Tamil version to it developed recently. The reactions to this song are mixed. Some feel that it’s nice and light while others feel it is nothing different from an ordinary song. Right from superstar Amitabh Bachchan to popular lyricist Javed Akhtar have given their valuable opinions about this much talked about the song. While Mr. Bachchan congratulated Aishwarya and Dhanush over Twitter lyricist Javed Akhtar said ‘’the tune is ordinary, the singing is substandard and the words are an insult to sensibility’.’’ Though it has got mixed reactions it still continues to rule the hearts of many. So here’s wishing Aishwarya and Dhanush all the best for their upcoming movie. We wholeheartedly thank you for presenting us with this entertaining song!