Sidharth Malhotra and Katrina Kaif starrer ‘Baar Baar Dekho’ might have struggled to pull up big numbers at the box office but movie’s first released song Kala Chasma is still ruling the hearts in India. The song which has become the party anthem has crossed 300 million views on Youtube, which truly shows its popularity. The video of the song features Sidharth Malhotra and Katrina Kaif in the lead. The song, which is a reboot of a Punjabi track from the 1990s, became a rage since the time it landed. Sidharth Malhotra has expressed his happiness on the popularity of the song through his tweet and has also uploaded a small video for the same.
As per an HT report, a head constable in the Punjab police in Kapurthala, Amrik Singh Shera is also one of the writers of the song. Amrik told HT “Amar Arshi (singer of the song) then took the song ‘Kala Chashma’ and performed it at a function in England. A company there released the song in England and it became a huge hit.
Tenu Kala chashma jachda ve ❤ pic.twitter.com/NjHbICcIZT
— Akansha (@sidharthsAkira) October 6, 2017
Then, a Chandigarh-based company released the song in Punjab and that is how it became popular.” The report also claims that he was paid Rs 11,000 for the song. He had written the song when he was 15 and was studying in Class 9.
Rapper Badshaah, Amar Arshi and Neha Kakkar have lent their voices to the song. Zee Music company holds the right of this foot tapping number from the Karan Johar produced flick.