The four-line song for an ad film of Sunrise coffee powder, starts as “Suryodayam tarum Sukhavasame”, is already a viral hit on online media.
The opportunity to sing the song surprised the actor who had come to the studio for the dubbing the ad. Singer Karthik, who was also present in the studio at that time, disclosed the surprise ‘gift’ to Surya. Though the actor was nervous initially, he sang comfortably in the presence of Karthik.
Tamil actors Dhanush, Chimbu, Vijay and Malayalam actors Dulquer Salman, Prithviraj, Mohanlal and Mammootty have sung songs in south Indian movies.