Chak De India (song)

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"Chak De! India"
Shahrukh Khan - Chak De! India.jpg
Screenshot from the music video of "Chak De! India"
Song by Sukhwinder Singh, Salim Merchant, Marianne D'Cruz from the album Chak De! India Soundtrack
Released 2007
Recorded India
Genre Film score
Length 4:43
Writer Salim-Sulaiman
Producer Yash Raj Productions
Chak De! India Soundtrack track listing
N/A "Chak De! India"
(1)
"Badal Pe Paaon Hai"
(2)

Chak De! India (Hindi: चक दे इंडिया, Urdu: چک دے انڈیا, English: Go India!) is the title song of the 2007 Hindi sports film Chak De! India.

This song was sung by Sukhwinder Singh, Salim Merchant, Marianne D'Cruz. The music for the song was composed by the duo Salim-Sulaiman and lyrics penned by Jaideep Sahni.

Salim Merchant commented in a 29 February 2012 interview that the song "almost became the sports anthem of the country, especially after India won the Cricket World Cup. It was no longer our song but the country’s song."[1] Salim-Sulaiman composed the song with this intention.[2]

Awards[edit]

NDTV Poll

  • Won: Best Song (Chak De! India)[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Global India Newswire (2012-03-27). "‘Chak De India was a milestone’". Khaleej Times. Retrieved 2012-03-27. 
  2. ^ Satyajit. "Music Review". Smash Hits. Anjali Doshi, Eishita Chaturvedi, Sambuddha Dutt. Retrieved 2009-05-30. 
  3. ^ CDI title track is song of year: NDTV poll

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