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'RRR' movie's song 'Naatu Naatu' recently won the best original song award at the 80th Golden Globe Awards in the United States, and this win put the spotlight on Indian composer and playback singer MM Keeravani aka MM Kreem.
His composition made India proud on a global platform and ever since netizens can't stop talking about MM Keeravani and his work.
What many people weren't aware of was the fact that the mastermind behind 'Naatu Naatu' (Hindi version - 'Naacho Naacho') isn't a stranger to Hindi film industry. He has composed several Hindi movie songs. Tap ahead to know.
Remember the sweet-sounding 'Dheere Jalna' from the Shah Rukh Khan and Rani Mukerji-starrer 'Paheli' (2005)? This underrated gem was composed by MM Keeravani and lyrics were written by the legendary Indian poet and songwriter Gulzar.
Sung by Udit Narayan and Alka Yagnik, 'O Sathiya' was composed by the 'Naatu Naatu' fame MM Kreem for 'Saaya' (2003). He was the guest composer for that film.
One of MM Keeravani's most melodious tracks has been 'Aa Bhi Jaa, Aa Bhi Jaa' from the 2002 film 'Sur'. It was sung by Lucky Ali and Sunidhi Chauhan.
This melodious song was sung by Alka Yagnik, written by Anand Bakshi, and featured Pooja Bhatt and Nagarjuna. It was part of the 1998 film 'Zakhm', directed by Mahesh Bhatt.
Mahesh Bhatt's 1995 'Criminal' was MM Keeravani's first Hindi music album, and 'Tu Mile, Dil Khile' (sung by Kumar Sanu, Chitra and Alka Yagnik) was the most popular song from the collection.