Acclaimed music composer Yuvan Shankar Raj had been the music director for numerous films starring Ajith, which includes Dheena, Billa, Aegean, Mankatha, Billa 2, Arrambam, and most recently Nerkonda Paarvai. Interestingly, he is also the music composer for Thala Ajith’s upcoming film ‘Valimai’ directed by H Vinoth, but the popular musician has worked with Thalapathy Vijay only once in his over two-decade-long career.
Yuvan Shankar Raja had composed music for the Vijay’s ‘Pudhiya Geethai’ directed by KP Jagan in 2003 and it remains Vijay’s only collaboration with Yuvan to date. While he composed six songs for the film his brother Karthik Raja composed the background score for the film.
In a recent social media interaction with his fans, Yuvan Shankar Raja revealed the Vijay had inspired him a lot and he is always ready to work with him when a fan asked him on whether he’ll work with Vijay in the future. He also updated his fans about the progress of the BGM for Ajith’s ‘Valimai’.
‘Pudhiya Geethai’ had Vijay and Meera Jasmine in the lead roles while Ameesha Patel, Kalabhavan Mani, and Karunas played supporting roles.