“Ranjithame” Is A Copy Of “Mochakotta”?? Official Reply From ” Varisu” Team
Vivek, famous lyric writer who is currently working as one of the writers of Vijay’s upcoming film “Varisu” movie, reacted to the controversy that surfaced surrounding the similarity between “Ranjithamey” song and “Mochakotta” song. The lyricist said that it is a template for tamil folk songs and the makers have given credit to “Mochakotta” song by mentioning about it in the movie before the start of the song.
Vivek also mentioned few other songs that were released in Tamil and said that “Ranjithame” is made as a tribute to “Mochakotta” more or less. He also hoped for the portion not to get chopped out from the movie in the final cut.
As soon as the most expected first single of Thalapathy Vijay’s upcoming film “Varisu” got released, fans of the actor can’t keep calm. They are busy trending hashtags in Twitter and celebrating the song by vibing to it in their own way. In the meantime, comparisons of the newly released song with old ones are also taking place in the internet. Online users could also be seen that the song is just a copy of already released songs.
Watch the song below :
With the enormous amount of positive reactions the song is receiving, a number of online users were seen comparing it with the previously released songs, most importantly with “Mocha Kotta Pallazhagi” from the movie “Ulavaali” that got released in the year 1994 starring actor Ramki.
‘Mochakotta…’ leads to ‘Ranjithame..’ in movie #Varisu
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“We used that sound in a particular part of the song in a way of giving tribute to “Mochakatta Pallazhagi”. We also gave proper credits to that song by using the same in the film, before the song’s start. I hope it won’t be chopped out in edit” Vivek believed.