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Sarkar audio launch highlights: Vijay thanked AR Rahman for his association with the film

Actor Vijay was all praise for AR Rahman and thanked the music composer for doing the film. Sarkar includes tracks like Simtaangaran, Oru Viral Puratchi, Toptucker, OMG Ponnu and CEO in the house.

Written by Manoj Kumar R | Bengaluru | Updated: October 3, 2018 6:47:12 am
Sarkar MUSIC The music of Sarkar is composed by A R Rahman.

The audio launch of actor Vijay’s upcoming film Sarkar was held at an engineering college on the outskirts of Chennai on Tuesday. The musical event was broadcast live on SUN TV. Oscar-winning composer AR Rahman has scored the music for the AR Murugadoss directorial.

Rahman gave a live performance of his compositions for Sarkar. The music album boasts of five songs – “Simtaangaran”, “Oruviral Puratchi”, “Toptucker”, “OMG Ponnu” and “CEO in the House”.

Singers Bamba Bakya, Vipin Aneja, Aparna Narayan, Srinidhi Venkatesh, Mohit Chauhan, Sid Sriram, Jonita Gandhi, Naku Abhyankar and Blaaze have worked on the music album.

Sarkar is Rahman’s second consecutive film with Vijay. It also marks director AR Murugadoss’ third outing with the actor after Thuppakki (2012) and Kaththi (2014).

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06:47 (IST)03 Oct 2018
Listen to Sarkar song CEO In The House

06:45 (IST)03 Oct 2018
Listen to Sarkar song Oru Viral Puratchi

06:44 (IST)03 Oct 2018
Listen to Sarkar song Top Tucker

06:44 (IST)03 Oct 2018
Listen to Sarkar song OMG Ponnu

06:42 (IST)03 Oct 2018
Listen to Sarkar song Simtaangaran

22:28 (IST)02 Oct 2018
Vijay made an impressive speech on the stage

Vijay gave glimpses into the future of his election campaigning. He discussed less about Sarkar at the film event as he was busy talking about the current state of politics.

22:21 (IST)02 Oct 2018
AR Rahman tweeted after Vijay praised him
22:19 (IST)02 Oct 2018
Vijay continued his speech

'I don't play a chief minister in Sarkar. But in real life, if I become one I won't be acting. I will perform the role with honesty,' Vijay said. "Hypothetically speaking, if I became a chief minister I want to eradicate corruption," he added.

22:17 (IST)02 Oct 2018
Vijay delivered one punch line after another, sending fans into a frenzy

"Usually they form a party, contest elections and form government (Sarkar). But we have made Sarkar and are contesting elections," joked Vijay.

22:16 (IST)02 Oct 2018
Vijay was at his witty best

"When I meet you fans at such events, I feel overjoyed. Thanks, AR Rahman sir for doing this film. Your association with this film is like Sarkar bagging an Oscar," Vijay said.

21:48 (IST)02 Oct 2018
AR Murugadoss talked about Sarkar

"You will find Sarkar very moving," AR Murugadoss said.

21:41 (IST)02 Oct 2018
AR Murugadoss was all praise for Vijay

Director AR Murugadoss said, 'Sarkar is my third film with Vijay. He took Thuppakki to another level. He surprised me by taking Kaththi a notch up. And he again exceeded my expectations in Sarkar.'

21:38 (IST)02 Oct 2018
Yogi Babu lauded Vijay

Actor Yogi Babu said, "In spite of his stardom, Vijay was magnanimous enough to encourage me to say jokes on him in Mersal."

21:25 (IST)02 Oct 2018
Kalanidhi Maran said he wants Vijay to do a 3D film

"I hope Vijay will soon follow in the footsteps of Rajinikanth," Kalanithi Maran said. "You may wonder if he was rooting for Vijay to take the political plunge. But, it was a set up for the punchline . I want him to do a 3D film, " Kalanithi added.

21:18 (IST)02 Oct 2018
Vijay's parents clicked at the event
21:13 (IST)02 Oct 2018
Kalanithi Maran talked about Sarkar songs

'I didn't understand the lyrics when I heard 'Simtaangaran' the first time. And the second time was no different. But the song is a hit now. Thanks, Rahman and Vivek for 'making it such a success,' Kalanithi Maran,  producer and the owner of Sun Pictures said.

21:08 (IST)02 Oct 2018
The website for AR Rahman foundation was also launched on the occasion.

This is the composer's initiative to research for the history and culture of Tamil music dating back to thousands of years. Vijay's mother Sobha launched the website.

21:01 (IST)02 Oct 2018
AR Rahman spoke about Vijay

AR Rahman said, "I asked Vijay to sing a song for Sarkar. But, he was hesitant. Before I could convince him the music was launched."

21:00 (IST)02 Oct 2018
AR Rahman croons a song from Sarkar

Oscar winner AR Rahman took the stage and sang a few lines from "Oruviral Puratchi".

20:54 (IST)02 Oct 2018
AR Rahman and AR Murugadoss caught in the moment

Sun TV tweeted a photo of AR Rahman and AR Murugadoss with the caption, "#IdhuUngalinSarkar Moment by @arrahman @ARMurugadoss #SarkarAudioLaunch #SarkarAudioLaunchOnSunTV"

Directed by AR Murugadoss, Sarkar stars Vijay, Keerthy Suresh, Papri Ghosh, Prem Kumar, Yogi Babu and Radha Ravi among others.