Vijay Deverakonda keeps his promise to Indian Idol 12 finalist Shanmukha Priya, gives her a chance to sing for his and Karan Johar’s film Liger


During the grand finale of Indian Idol 12, Vijay Deverakonda had made a promise to finalist Shanmukha Priya to give her a chance to sing for his film. The actor kept his promise and dreams of Shanmukha Priya have been realized as she recorded a song for his upcoming film Liger that also stars Ananya Panday in the lead.

The pan-India project Liger is directed by Puri Jagannadh and produced by Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions and Puri Connects. The song has been composed by Tanishk Bagchi. Vijay shared a video that shows Shanmukha Priya and her mother visiting the actor’s house in Hyderabad. Vijay told her to listen to the song and soon the final mixing is done. The actor’s mother presented the singer with saree and other gifts.

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Sharing the news on social media, Vijay wrote, "There is no greater happiness than being able to make someone’s dream come true :) Team #Liger welcomes this little rockstar SMP on board our terrific album!" Puri Jagannadh shared the video on YouTube applauding Vijay on coming true on his promise.

Liger is a romantic sports film that shows Vijay as a boxer. The film’s latest shooting schedule begins soon in Goa.

(Source: Twitter/YouTube)