Nippu Ravva

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Nippu Ravva
Directed by Kondarami Reddy
Produced by M.V.Srinivas Prasad,Yuvarathna Arts
Written by Kondarami Reddy
Starring Balakrishna
Music by Bappi Lahiri
A. R. Rahman (Background score)
Release dates
03 September 1993
Language Telugu

Nippu Ravva (Telugu: నిప్పు రవ్వ) is a 1993 Telugu Film written and directed by Kondarami Reddy. It stars Balakrishna in the lead role. The background music was scored by A. R. Rahman while the soundtrack were composed by Koti. Nippu Ravva and Bangaru Bullodu, also starring Balakrishna, released on same day and ran for over 100 days. While Bangaru Bullodu became a super hit, Nippu Ravva was also a hit.



The soundtrack for the film was composed by Bappi Lahiri and Koti of the duo Raj-Koti. In some CDs, music maestro A. R. Rahman's name is wrongly credited as music director. But, he did only the background score for the film. The soundtrack featured six songs, all sung by S. P. Balasubrahmanyam and K. S. Chithra.

Raj-Koti duo was initially signed on to compose the background score. They called in their former assistant A. R. Rahman (who had by then risen to fame in Tamil with Roja), for assistance. When Rahman helped them in the major part of programming, they suggested Rahman himself to do the whole score. Hence, Rahman composed the whole score, and accepted no fee for this.