New Delhi | Jagran Entertainment Desk: Tamil superstar and Rajinikanth's son-in-law Dhanush has set a new record with his vibrant and enthusiastic song Rowdy Baby. The song, The Rowdy Baby song of his film Mari 2 has created a grand record as it bagged over 1 crore views on YouTube. Dhanush revealed that he received the good news on the 9th anniversary of his other popular song Kolaveri Di.

Dhanush shared the news with his fans on his social media timeline. "What a sweet coincidence this is.. Rowdy baby hits 1 billion views on same day of the 9th anniversary of Kolaveri Di. "We are honoured that this is the first South Ranjhana actor Dhanush's song 'Rowdy Baby' creates history, crosses 1 Billion views on YouTube

Tamil superstar and Rajinikanth's son-in-law Dhanush has set a new record with his vibrant and enthusiastic song. The Rowdy Baby song of his film Mari 2 has created a grand record as it bagged over 1 billion (over one crore) views on YouTube. Dhanush revealed that he received the good news on the 9th anniversary of his other popular song Kolaveri Di.

Dhanush shared the news with his fans on his social media timeline, he wrote on Twitter, "What a sweet coincidence this is.. Rowdy baby hits 1 billion views on same day of the 9th anniversary of Kolaveri di. We are honoured that this is the first South Indian song to reach 1 billion views. Our whole team thanks you from the heart."

The film Mari 2, directed by Balaji Mohan, was released in 2018. The film featured Dhanush and Sai Pallavi in the lead roles. The song Rowdy Baby is voiced by Dhanush and Dhee. The song was released on October 25, 2018. The music of the song was composed by Yuvan Shankar Raja and it was written by Dhanush. The song filmed on Dhanush and Pallavi has now become one of the most-watched songs on YouTube.

Earlier, Dhanush's song Kolaveri Di marked such victory on YouTube and had also given him recognition across the world. The song was from Dhanush's 2011 psychological thriller 3. The song, released on November 16, 2011. Its lyrics written in Tamil and English had become an anthem among the fans. The song was also written and sung by Dhanush, while its music was composed by Anirudh Ravichander. The popularity of this song can be calculated from the fact that the then Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh invited Dhanush as a special guest for his work.

Dhanush will now be seen in Anand L Roy's film Atrangi Ray opposite Sara Ali Khan and Akshay Kumar. He started his career in Hindi films with Roy's film Ranjhana, in which Sonam Kapoor was in the female lead. Dhanush's work in this film was highly appreciated. After this, he appeared in Amitabh Bachchan in R Balki's film Shamitabh.

Posted By: Srishti Goel