Song of The Day: Rakkama Kaiya Thattu

Song: Rakkama Kaiya Thattu from Thalapathi


The song was recorded in Bombay and was among the first to be recorded for the film. On the insistence of Mani Ratnam, Lyricist Vaali had “blended” the original lines with Tevaram, a Saiva devotional poetry. The song was shot in Mysore over several days during the night.

Cinematography by Santosh Sivan.

Choreographed by Mugur Sundar and Prabhu Deva.

The Artists:

Release Date: 5th November 1991
Music Director: Ilaiyaraaja
Singers: S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, Swarnalatha
Lyricist -Vaali
Stars: Rajinikanth, Sonu Walia
Director: Mani Ratnam
Producer: G. Venkateswaran