Gangai Amaran, a rare multifaceted legend in Kollywood, has praised
music director Udayan for his excellent compositions in forthcoming
movie Mannaru. But what surprised many was his criticism
on song 'Kolaveri di' from the Dhanush starrer 3, which had become a
big sensation not only in India but also in other countries.
The audio of Appukkutty, Swathy and Vaishali starrer
Mannaru was released at Satyam Cinemas on July 7. SP
Muthuraman and Gangai Amaran released the album and wished good
luck for the composer Udayan and the Mannaru unit.
Gangai Amaran, in his speech, had some good words about the
upcoming composer Udhayan. "It was a pleasure listening to the last
song, 'Ooraiyellam Kaaval Kaakkum...' Udayan's composition is
"Nowadays, even one-song-wonder guys promote themselves as top
musicians. The songs like 'Kolaveri di...' is a curse to Tamil film
music. Someone also wrote a lyric like 'Kannadasan Kaaraikudi...'
which is absolutely an insult to a legend like Kannadasan.
Kannadasan used to drink liquor but he gave some great poems and
glorified Tamil that we should not forget."
SP Muthuraman, SP Jananathan, Suseendiran, Gouthaman, Fefsi
Siva, Thambi Ramayya, Saravanan, Rameshkumar, Ashok Rajan,
Jaishankar and others were present at the event.