The song Naatu Naatu from the hit Telugu-language film RRR, helmed by SS Rajamouli has created history by becoming the first Indian film song to win an Oscar. India won a second Oscar for The Elephant Whisperers that won in the Best Documentary Short film category. Naatu Naatu already made history in the month of January when it won a Golden Globe for the best original song – a first for India. The same month, it also won the Critics’ Choice award for the best song. While accepting the Oscar, the music composer MM Keeravani said the song Naatu Naatu was “the pride of every Indian”. Megastar Chiranjeevi also expressed his happiness as Naatu Naatu won the Oscars. Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy fame star said that this is a time that all Indians should be very proud of.
Rajamouli, MM Keeravani, Chandra Bose, Tarak, Charan, Rahul Sipliganj, who sang the song, Kala Bhairava and all the members of the film unit are heartily congratulated. Today morning Chiranjeevi took his twitter and wrote: Naatu Naatu ON TOP OF THE WORLD !!! And THE OSCAR for the Best Original Song Goes To : Take a Bow MM Keeravani garu , Chandra Bose, Tarak, Charan, Rahul Sipliganj, Jr NTR, Ram Charan And the One & Only SS Rajamouli.
He further wrote: Oscars would have still been a dream for India but for One Man’s vision, courage & conviction Rajamouli. A billion Hearts filled with Pride & Gratitude ! Kudos to every member of the Brilliant Team of RRR movie.
#NaatuNaatu ON TOP OF THE WORLD !!! 👏👏👏👏👏
And THE OSCAR for the Best Original Song Goes To : Take a Bow .. @mmkeeravaani garu & @boselyricist @kaalabhairava7 @Rahulsipligunj #PremRakshith @tarak9999 @AlwaysRamCharan And the One & Only
— Chiranjeevi Konidela (@KChiruTweets) March 13, 2023