The audio launch of superstar Rajinikanth’s Petta was a grand affair in the presence of fans at Sairam Engineering College at Tambaram in Chennai on Sunday night.
Speaking on the occasion, Sun Group head Kalanithi Maran, who is the producer of the movie, said there can be only superstar and he is Rajinikanth. “There is no replacement for him,” he added.
The Petta album features tracks like Marana Mass, Ullaallaa, Ilamai Thirumbudhe, Madura Petta, Petta Paraak, Singaar Singh, Aaha Kalyanam, Jithu Theme, Petta Theme, Kaali Theme and Thappad Maara.
In his address, Rajini said, “If we like a kid a lot, we will enjoy whatever it does. And I am like that kid. Filmmakers, makeup artists and cameramen dress me up and make me look so good on screen. Karthik Subbaraj has taken me back to the 80s. Petta will a very good entertainer, you will enjoy it on Pongal.”
On Vijay Sethupathi, he said, “Vijay Sethupathi is a great actor. And he’s also a great human being. I was so happy to have had an opportunity to work with an actor like him after a long time.”
Everyone who spoke on the occasion heaped rich laurels on ‘thalaivar’. Anirudh said, “Karthik Subbaraj is a much bigger fan of Rajinikanth. And I dedicate the music album to all the fans of Thalaivar. Petta will be a feast during Pongal.”
Karthik Subbaraj said, “I was working at a software company but it is because of Rajinikanth sir I became passionate about films. Rajinikanth sir sends a lot of positive vibes even when he is miles away. After Pizza, I got a call from Rajinikanth’s house. I thought some of my friends were pulling a prank on me until I heard his voice from the other end. First time I met him after I made Jigarthanda.”