Vijay's popularity has been proved again, as the audio of his recently released Velayudham has set a new record in the Tamil film industry. The sale of its music album has crossed over one lakh on the launch day.
Sources say that Sony Music had released one lakh CDs of Velayudham on the first day to the market and it was sold in a few hours after the album was launched officially. The Mumbai-based company, which has not witnessed such a sales for its Tamil movies, was stunned by the demand for the audio. Soon, it decided to print one lakh units again, as the audience are still desperate to buy the album.
The audio company chief has confirmed the news and said that they are overwhelmed by the response from the audience. It has rewritten the history of the audio sales in the Tamil film industry.
Vijay, Genelia D'Souza and Hansika Motwani starrer Velayudham has Vijay Antony's music. The movie directed by Jayam Raja is produced by Aascar Ravichandran.