Naatu Naatu Wins Oscars: Rajamouli’s RRR has created history at the Oscars. The film’s power packed dance number ‘Naatu Naatu’ bagged the Oscar Award for Best Original Song. On winning the award, Team ‘RRR’ described it as a wonderful moment.
Sharing their reaction on Twitter, Team RRR wrote, “We are blessed that RRR Movie is the first feature film from India to bring home the first Oscar for India in the Best Song category. Team RRR said that this moment cannot be described in words. We dedicate this award to our fans across the globe. Long live India!
We’re blessed that #RRRMovie is the first feature film to bring INDIA’s first ever #Oscar in the Best Song Category with #NaatuNaatu! 💪🏻
No words can describe this surreal moment. 🙏🏻
Dedicating this to all our amazing fans across the world. THANK YOU!! ❤️❤️❤️
JAI HIND!🇮🇳 pic.twitter.com/9g5izBCUks
— RRR Movie (@RRRMovie) March 13, 2023
Won the award leaving behind Lady Gaga and Rihanna
‘Natu-Natu’ has won the award beating big names like Rihanna and Lady Gaga. Composer MM Keeravani and lyricist Chandra Bose had reached the Oscars stage to receive the award on behalf of the team. Natu Natu singers Rahul Sipligunj and Kala Bhairav, SS Rajamouli, Jr NTR and Ram Charan were present at the event. Let us inform that ‘Naatu-Naatu’ is the first Telugu song to be nominated in the ‘Original Song’ category at the Oscars.
Let us inform that before the announcement of the award, singers of Natu-Natu gave live performance. During this, the American dancers danced doing full justice to the steps of the song. American actress-dancer Lauren Gottlieb was also seen grooving to the natu-natu track.
RRR had earned more than 1200 crores worldwide
The film is a fictional story based on the lives of two Telugu freedom fighters, Alluri Sitarama Raju and Komaram Bheem. Ram Charan and Jr NTR played the lead roles. The film has earned over Rs 1,200 crore worldwide. Alia Bhatt, Ajay Devgan and Shriya Saran have also acted in the film.
Let us tell you that earlier the Indian documentary film ‘The Elephant Whispers’ won the Oscar in the ‘Best Documentary Short Film’ category. Producer Guneet Monga along with director Karthik Gonsalves reached the stage to receive the award.