Uthup is returning to Tamil films with Damaal
Dumeel. S Thaman gets the credit for bringing her back to
Kollywood with the forthcoming movie starring Vaibhav Reddy and
The veteran singer has crooned the theme song in Damaal
Dumeel. As the song required a different voice, the team
approached her. When they offered her the song, she asked them to
send the tune to her and she instantly liked it.
"It is the theme song for the film and will also be our promo
song. I told this to Thaman and stressed that we needed a different
voice. He suggested that we get Usha Uthup and I liked the idea.
When we got in touch with her, she asked us to send the tune. She
immediately called us after hearing it and said that she will come
down to record this song," a leading daily quoted the director
The song has come out really well and the Damaal Dumeel
team is predicting the track to be one of the chartbusters of 2014.
It is said that Usha Uthup is very much impressed about the outcome
and she has told the makers of the film that the singer would make
it a point to sing this song in her concerts.
Damaal Dumeel is directed by Shree and produced by CJ
Jayakumar. The film will hit the screens in February.