The movie is all set to be released on june 18. The film is simultaneously releasing in Hindi as ‘Raavan’ and in Telugu as ‘Villain’. The title song ‘Veera…’ (‘Beera…’ in Hindi) has been crooned by the same singer Vijay Prakash of ‘Hosanna…’ fame along with Keerthi Sagathia. The Additional African vocals are rendered by Mustafa Kutoon. Karthik’s ‘Usure Pogudhey…’ is expected to be the Tamil version of ‘Behene De…’ and music maestro A R Rahman has picked Shreya Ghoshal for ‘Kalvare…’ (Presumably Rekha Bharadwaj’s ‘Kili Re…’).
The other tracks are – ‘Kodu Poatta…’ (Benny Dayal), ‘Keda Kari…’ (Benny Dayal, Bhagyaraj, Rayhana and Grammy winner Tanvi Shah) and ‘Kaattu Sirukki…’ (Shankar Mahadevan, Anuradha Sriram). Ravanan has a star cast of Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Bipasha Basu, Vikram, Govinda, Nikhil Dwivedi, Mani Ratnam’s wife Suhasini, Priyamani and many others. Ravanan is written by Mani Ratnam and Rensil D’Silva. Music direction is by A R Rahman. With much expectations the film is being released on June 18.