Washington [US]: On January 9, SS Rajamouli’s ‘RRR’ created history at the 80th Golden Globe Awards.
RRR’s Naatu Naatu was announced as the Best Original Song category winner. The award was accepted by M M Keeravani, who had composed the track. Chandrabose penned the lyrics. Team RRR – SS Rajamouli, Ram Charan, Jr NTR and others who attended the Golden Globes were elated by the announcement.
The moment when Jenna Ortega announced ‘Naatu Naatu’ as the winner, ‘RRR’ director SS Rajamouli, actors Jr NTR and Ram Charan jumped off their seats and clapped enthusiastically as the song played in the background as film composer MM Keeravani made his way to the podium.
A video of the historical moment is now doing the rounds on the internet.
The official Twitter page of RRR also shared the same video and captioned it, “And the GOLDEN GLOBE AWARD FOR BEST ORIGINAL SONG Goes to #NaatuNaatu #GoldenGlobes #GoldenGlobes2023 #RRRMovie.”
— RRR Movie (@RRRMovie) January 11, 2023
One can also hear ‘Naatu Naatu’ being played in the background.
RRR composer MM Keeravani said while receiving the Golden Globes award, “I’m very excited for the great award I received just now. For the first time, it (RRR) has bagged the attention of the international audience, I am very happy for that.”
RRR is a fictional story based on the lives of two Telugu freedom fighters, Alluri Seetharama Raju and Komaram Bheem. Ram Charan and Jr NTR played lead roles, respectively. The film collected over Rs 1200 crore worldwide. Alia Bhatt, Ajay Devgn and Shriya Saran also starred in the movie.