Anirudh clarifies on plagiarism allegations over Kalyaana Vayasu song
The song marks the debut of Sivakarthikeyan as a lyricist
Nayanthara-starrer Kolamaavu Kokila's second single, Kalyaana Vayasu, marked the debut of Sivakarthikeyan as a lyrcist. The song, composed and sung by Anirudh, which was released on a week ago, is still trending on YouTube and has garnered close to seven million views. But the viral song has also received its share of criticism, with a section of viewers pointing out the song's similarity to an English track called Feeling me by Chibz.
Anirudh, who took to his official Twitter handle to thank the masses for their support, also said
5.5+Million Views in 4 days, 165K+Likes and still Trending at Number Truly Grateful for this Support!— Anirudh Ravichander (@anirudhofficial) May 21, 2018
And for the lack of awareness, I work with a lot of music producers worldwide and this beat is licensed from @beatsbymantra #KalyaanaVayasu https://t.co/ryZJtcDCHU
Bankrolled by Lyca Productions, Kolamaavu Kokila is directed by Nelson, and also stars Saranya Ponvannan and Yogi Babu.