Rohit Shetty as director sooryavanshiThe remix version of the iconic song Tip Tip Barsa Pani starring Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif, which is featured in the film, continues to earn at the box office. In an interview to RJ Siddhartha Kanan, Rohit Shetty responded to the criticism about the song. The original track was featured in the film Mohra, and starred Raveena Tandon and Akshay Kumar.
Rohit said, “Look, I agree that some people who die hard, jinko lagta hai should not have remade, woh apni jaga sahi hai. (I admit there are some hardcore fans who believe that remakes should not happen at all) , and they are right in their own way).
He said that with Aankh Mare (featured in his film Simmba) and Tip Tip, he tried to retain the essence of the original songs by bringing back the original singers and instruments. “Sometimes it happens that it also backfires. Tip Tip is a cult song, I agree, but gets revived for a new generation as well. Even after seeing this song, he will see the old song back. (Sometimes it even backfires. I agree Tip Tip is a cult song, but it might revive interest in it for a new generation. When they see this new song, they’ll go back to the original.) will go).
Earlier, Mohra director Rajeev Rai opened about the song and said that while he does not support the idea of a remix, he made an ‘exception’ this time. He told ETimes, “When the producers approached me, I agreed to give permission because these are times when we filmmakers should support each other and I am glad that people are back in theatres. went.”