Shahrukh Khan performs ‘Garba’ in ‘Raees’ special song on Makar Sankrnati

Still scene of the song 'Udi Udi' from Bollywood upcoming movie Raees which feature Shahrukh Khan along with Mahira Khan.

Mumbai: The fans of Bollywood superstar Shahrukh Khan can see him performing ‘Garba’ dance in his upcoming movie ‘Raees’.

As a special sequence in the film this song has been added to celebrate the festival of Makar Sankrnati.

In a press release issued by the makers of the film said, we have come out with a special song titled “Udi Udi”, to celebrate the festival and this is for the first time Shahrukh will be seen doing garba on screen.

Director of the film Rahul Dholakia said in a statement, “Uttarayan is one of the biggest festival in Gujarat and garba is our (referring to Gujarati) state dance. No film rooted in Gujarat can be complete without having either of them…we decided to incorporate a special song which also takes the story forward.”

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The lyrics of the song was composed by Ram Sampath and was written by Javed Akhtar which has been sung by Sukhwinder Singh, Karsan Sagathia and Bhoomi Trivedi.

There is one more special item song ‘Laila Main Laila’ in the movie which was picturised on actress Sunny Leone.

The film also has Mahira Khan along with Nawazuddin Siddiqui, the movie is produced by Farha Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani’s Excel Entertainment and Gauri Khan’s Red Chillies which is set to release on January 25th.

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