After winning the Indian Idol, Sreeram Chandra recorded a song for “The Chronicles of Narnia: Voyage of the Dawn Treader”. After a long time of hard work and perseverance, Sreeram can now be proud of being the first to sing for and feature in a Hollywood movie. “It is like a dream come true”, as he told IANS.
Rehnuma, Sreeram’s song, can be listened to during the movie, which will be released in India on Friday. Sreeram says that the song will be recorded in Tamil, Hindi and Telugu.
Although he has no prior relations to music, him being an engineer, Sreeram was noticed by several Bollywood personalities during his amazing performances at Indian Idol. He is the youngest singer to have performed for the Commonwealth Games, at the 19th edition, where he shared a stage with famous singers in India, such as Zila Khan, Sunidhi Chauhan, Shaan and many more.
Apart from the cash prize, at Indian Idol Sreeram also won a contract with Sony BMG and the chance to sing for Yash Raj Films. He recently stated that he is still waiting for an offer.