Music launch of Gurukanth (Telugu version of Mani Ratnam’s latest Hindi film featuring Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai) was released at a function arranged in Taj Banjara on the night of 2 January 2007. D Rama Naidu, KL Narayana, ML Kumar Chowdary and Veturi attended the function as guests along with Mani Ratnam.
Rama Naidu and Veturi released the audiocassette and audio CD respectively.
Speaking on the occasion guest D Rama Naidu said, “I am a great fan of Mani Ratnam. I feel fortunate to attend his function as a guest. He is a disciplined director and shows variety in all his films. Veturi lyrics will help the film. I am sure that Gurukanth will become a big success.”
Lyricist Veturi said, “I penned lyrics for his Geetanjali around 2 decades back. That combination is continuing even today. Mani Ratnam always want to have quality lyrics even if it a dubbing film. Working with Mani Ratnam is a memorable experience."
Mani Ratnam thanked Veturi for giving good lyrics.
Supreme music bought the audio rights.
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