Weekly Earworm (Week 1 – 13/04/219): This week we have releases of singles from Suriya's NGK , Sivakarthikeyan's MR Local that has young sensation Anirudh and Hip Hop Tamizha coming together, Devarattam, Dear Comarade and an independent single from 7up Gig
NGK(Tamil): YuvanShankar Raja: Thandalkaaran
The first single from the movie reflects the theme evidently with the Kabilan's relatable lyrics. Yuvan Shankar Raja ensures that the track is hummable and punchy enough with catchy rhythm to accompany the tune. Ranjith croons the song effortlessly.
Dear Comrade (Tamil): Justin Prabhakaran: Aagasa Veedu kattum:
The first single from the Vijay Devarakonda starrer dropped in. The two and half minute song sung by Gowtham Bharadwaj of Super Singer fame mainly rides on Sam Solomon's acoustic guitar and Justin provides the immersive classical twist to the track by mildly imbibing jathi bits and the tune reminds of Kadhal Ennulle from Neram.
Thumbaa (Tamil): Anirudh Ravichander: Pudhusaatam:
Thumbaa is another multilingual fantasy drama film whose teaser with the composer garnered sufficient attraction and Pudhusaatam by Anirudh Ravichander is a pleasing melody where Keba rules the song with his splendid guitar while Anirudh in his colloquial best with respect to his vocals.
Devarattam(Tamil): Nivas K Prasanna: Madura Palapalakkudhu:
The seven-minute-long track is filled with the familiar vibe throughout the song but track manages to hold the listener especially for intriguing Mohanranjan narrative lyrics and Nivas's tune is strictly the assortment of heard before sounds.
7UP gig (Tamil): Dharan: Rasathi Nenja:
The 7up second season has an interesting line up of young talents and Dharan comes up with the ultra-hip techno track. Dharan ropes in Yuvan Shankar Raja to croon this addictive track and kamalakar's flute is an interesting touch in the interludes.
Mr. Local (Tamil) : HipHop Tamizha: Takkunu Takkunu:
The first single of Mr.Local is strictly in the forte of HipHop Tamizha and resembles his numerous songs. Anirudh aces the singing part and makes it listenable with the help of the catchy tune.
Pick of the Week: Thandalkaaran (NGK), 7UP Gig Rasathi Nenja , Aagasa Veedu kattum (Dear Comrade )