Javed Akhtar reveals Raju ‘specifically requested’ him to write this Dunki song - Hindustan Times
close_game
close_game

Javed Akhtar reveals Raju Hirani ‘specifically requested’ him to write Dunki song Nikle The Kabhi Hum Ghar Se

ANI |
Dec 02, 2023 07:38 PM IST

When asked about reuniting with Shah Rukh Khan for Dunki, Javed Akhtar shared an intriguing story about the song.

Makers of the upcoming comedy-drama film Dunki, starring Shah Rukh Khan, recently unveiled the new track of the film Nikle The Kabhi Hum Ghar Se which received good responses from the audience. The song weaves a captivating narrative, adding another layer of emotion to an endearing film that narrates a heart-warming tale of four friends and their quest to reach foreign shores. (Also Read | Dunki Drop 3: Nikle The Kabhi Hum Ghar Se, Shah Rukh Khan unveils his favourite Dunki song)

Javed Akhtar spoke about Dunki song Nikle The Kabhi Hum Ghar Se.
Javed Akhtar spoke about Dunki song Nikle The Kabhi Hum Ghar Se.

The song brings along the collaboration of Shah Rukh and Sonu Nigam after a long time, the composition by Pritam on the magical lyrics of Javed Akhtar indeed makes it special.

Hindustan Times - your fastest source for breaking news! Read now.

When asked about reuniting with Shah Rukh for Dunki, Javed Akhtar shared an intriguing story about the song. He revealed, “In this film, I have only one song and interestingly, Raju Hirani played a pivotal role in ensuring that we included this song, and he specifically requested me to write it.”

He also added, “I hope you will enjoy the song, as it is unique due to its distinct situation. Typically, I write the lyrics after the tune is composed, but Pritam generously suggested that I write the song first, and he would compose the music accordingly, and he did a fantastic and brilliant job with it.”

Written by Abhijat Joshi, Rajkumar Hirani, and Kanika Dhillon, Dunki is a heart-warming tale of four friends and their quest to reach foreign shores, it charts the arduous yet life-changing journey they are about to undertake to make their dreams come true. Drawn from real-life experiences, Dunki is a saga of love and friendship that brings together these wildly disparate stories and provides hilarious and heart-breaking answers.

The film features an ensemble cast, with colourful characters portrayed by Boman Irani, Taapsee Pannu, Vicky Kaushal, Vikram Kochhar, Anil Grover, starring along with Shah Rukh. Dunki is all set to hit cinemas on December 21. It marks Shah Rukh's first on-screen collaboration with director Rajkumar Hirani, Taapsee and Vicky Kaushal.

Entertainment! Entertainment! Entertainment! 🎞️🍿💃 Click to follow our Whatsapp Channel 📲 Your daily dose of gossip, films, shows, celebrities updates all in one place

Unlock a world of Benefits with HT! From insightful newsletters to real-time news alerts and a personalized news feed – it's all here, just a click away! - Login Now!

Get more updates from Bollywood, Hollywood, Music and Web Series along with Latest Entertainment News at Hindustan Times.
SHARE THIS ARTICLE ON
Share this article
SHARE
Story Saved
Live Score
OPEN APP
Saved Articles
Following
My Reads
Sign out
New Delhi 0C
Monday, March 04, 2024
Start 14 Days Free Trial Subscribe Now
Follow Us On