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A R Rahman's Qutub- E- Kripa's music shortlisted for Academy Awards

IANS  |  Mumbai 

Hollywood film "Lake of Fire" songs that have been composed by Qutub-E-Kripa, an ensemble of student musicians of AR Rahman's academy KM Conservatory, have been shortlisted for the Best Original Song at

On Tuesday, the Academy unveiled the list of contenders which included three songs of the film--"Have you ever wondered", "I'll be gone" and "We'll party all night".

Rahman, who himself won in 2009 for "Slumdog Millionaire" in two categories-- Best Original Score and Best Original Song, congratulated the team for its success on on Tuesday.

"Congratulations team of A.H. Kaashif, Parag Chhabra, Riyanjali Bhowmick, Jerry Vincent, and for the 'Lake of Fire' songs shortlist for Best Original Song at the 2018 Academy Awards," he tweeted.

Two songs "Kaadanayum kaalchilambe" and "Maanathe maarikurumbe" from Mohanlal's "Pulimurugan" have also been nominated under the category .

has been co-credited with Rahman for the background scores of projects like "O Kadhal Kanman" ,"Tamash", "OK Jaan", "Kaatru Veliyida", "Mo" and show "Daughters of Destiny".



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First Published: Tue, December 19 2017. 16:34 IST