At the music launch of Rohit Shetty's Chennai Express, the Badshah of Bollywood showed his gratitude towards the industry. Despite he is happy that the industry has been generous to him and calls it his surrogate family. "I don't have a struggling period to talk about. I just want to thank everyone... the whole film industry embraced me with open arms. If I may use the word, it gave me a surrogate family when I came here. I have been fortunate," said SRK.
The actor showed-off some dance moves with leading lady of the film Deepika Padukone along with background dancers. It seems like he is doing fine now after his shoulder injury.
Also present on the occasion were South actress Priyamani, Nikitin Dheer, Shekhar Ravjiani of the Vishal-Shekar duo, Singer Neeti Mohan, lyricist Amitabh Bhattacharya, producer Ronnie Screwala, T-series head Bhushan Kumar and others.
Veteran S P Balasubramaniam has sung the title track Chennai Express. "It is memorable moment to release the music, it is a beautiful music. It is nice to have SP Balasubramaniam on board, we are huge fans of him. He is 67, but sounds like a 20-year-old. We had one of the best experiences ever to work with a legend," Shekhar Ravjiani said.
The theme of the event was created to set the mood of the film. This was done by placing cut-outs of trains at the venue and the South Indian attire 'lungis' were given out to media persons.