Flying start for ‘Udta Punjab’

It is a flying start for Shahid Kapoor and Alia Bhatt’s ‘Udta Punjab. The crime thriller has created history in Bollywood by cracking a “record-breaking” music deal of Rs 18 crore.

Yes, the producers of the film have sold the rights to the film’s soundtrack and album to T- Series for a whopping sum of Rs 18 crore. The film has broken the earlier record of Rs 17 crore set by Salman Khan starrer ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo.’

The film also stars Kareena Kapoor Khan and Punjabi superstar Diljit Dosanjh and the music has been scored by Amit Trivedi.

The first song of ‘Udta Punjab’ titled ‘Chitta Ve; is already getting a good response over the internet.

The ‘Udta Punjab’ album has a new age Punjabi vibe to it and the makers hope to strike a chord with music lovers.

Directed by Abhishek Chaubey the movie is slated to hit the theatres on June 17.