Friday, November 9

Smack that in bollywood

I was listening with my cousin songs from this new movie called Polladhavan. Two of those songs I liked based on some recommendations. But then my cousin was perplexed and told me that this song - Minnal Kothadum, is a perfect copy of 'Smack that' by Akon (check out this link to listen to the original). And here is the one by G.V.Prakash -

There was a time when not many Indian folks listened to western and music director who copied from them got away, at least for a long while. Looks like the industry has grown so commercial that there ain't much room for creativity :(.

Likewise this song in Azhagiya Tamilzh Magan - Nee Marlyn Monroe's got the feel of Wannabe by Spice Girls, doesn't it?



At Friday, November 09, 2007 7:19:00 AM, Blogger Zeppelin said...

dei.. do you mean Spice Girls? or is there a new band called "Spicy" Girls? or are you soooooo in "laaaauuvv" with them that you misspelled it intentionally? :P

At Friday, November 09, 2007 9:22:00 AM, Blogger SamY said...

dei dei ... that was a typo ... indhe intentional samacharam laam nee pannaradhu ... I always thing straight ;) ... besides spice girls ain't spicy :p

At Monday, December 31, 2007 11:21:00 PM, Blogger Vignesh said...

Minnalgal koothadum - Polladhavan's composer is G.V.Prakash and not Yuvan.

At Tuesday, January 01, 2008 12:27:00 AM, Blogger SamY said...

@vignesh: point noted :). I got to know that much later only


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