Mumbai: Music Maestro of recent times, A.R. Rahman, is doing his first ever project with the Yash Raj Film banners in a film starring Shah Rukh Khan and Katrina Kaif in the lead roles.
A.R. Rahman won the filmfare award for best music this year. He received the award in the 57th Filmfare Awards where he was presented the beautiful and shining 47k diamond studded ‘lady'(the trophy) which is also the 2500th trophy of the filmfare awards. The award was for his work in the movie ‘Rockstar’ which is Shree Ashtavinayak Cine Vision film featuring ‘Ranbir Kapoor’ and has some of the greatest and hit songs of the year sung by artists like Mohit Chauhan and A.R. Rahman himself. Rahman is very glad of receiving his first award this year and thanks all the people who loved his work in the movie.
When spoken to about the new project he is handling for the Yash Raj Films Banner, Rahman says that it is his first ever work with Yash Chopra and that the YRF films are well known for their songs and so is he looking forward to this project too.
Yash Chopra also said that they have together already done the recording of three songs for the movie which will be filmed on Shah Rukh Khan and Katrina Kaif. A.R. Rahman is a busy person and after the oscar he has indulged himself with the music world of abroad that includes American music too. He has given original music compositions for American numbers and is still engaged in his work there. He says he has recently finished his work of composing for an American movie. Rahman has decided that while doing his work with Yash Chopra in composing numbers for his movie he will toggle his schedule between the two countries India and the United States as his work demands.