He is one of the world’s all-time top-selling recording artists, with worldwide CD sales of his film scores and soundtracks exceeding 100 million.
Rahman obtained global attention when he won two Academy Awards for his score to Slumdog Millionaire. He also became the first Indian artist to win a Golden Globe for ‘Best Original Score’ and has also won 13 Filmfare Awards, four National Film Awards and a BAFTA Award.
The single, Jai Ho (meaning ‘victory to you’) reached 8th position on Billboard’s ‘Top Digital Track’ chart.
ABC2 Live presents Jai Ho! airs 8:30pm Saturday January 16 on ABC2.