A R Rahman's International Dhamaka On The Way

The Madras Mozart has collaborated with World’s finest musicians and singers for an international album.

News 23-May-2011 12:24 PM IST Top 10 Cinema Comments

A.R. Rahman quest for musical thirst always remains unceasing. The musical genius keeps working on different standards and wins the laurels. Be it his jingles for commercial ads or the Hollywood films, he has streaked with abundant success. A.R. Rahman has now collaborated with some of the world’s finest singers and musicians of big brands like Dave Stewart, Mick Jagger, Damien Marley, Joss Stone and others.

Speaking about his collaboration with these big personalities, Rahman says, “18 months ago Dave Stewart, Mick Jagger, Damien Marley, Joss Stone and me experimented at a studio in Los Angeles, trying to write songs which had meaning...We had a couple of more sessions after that tying to perfect every song that was written and presently we have around 16 to 18 songs and all the songs have a world sound by contributions from all of us. Dave's and Mick's incredible musicality and Joss' soul singing, Damien Marley's Jamaican influence and philosophies and me bringing musicality from my world.

It's all too early to talk about this but I guess you guys should know something at least…”

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