2011 is the year to cherish and remember for actor Dhanush. He not just acted in maximum number of movies this year but also won accolades winning the National award for best actor for Aadukalam. Besides the song Kolaveri Di, penned and sung by Dhanush won international acclaim.
Why this Kolaveri Di…, a single track from his upcoming film 3, written and sung by Dhanush himself, was officially released on 16 November and it instantly became viral on social networking sites for its quirky Tanglish. Soon, the song became the most searched YouTube video in India. Within a few weeks, YouTube honored the video with a Most Popular Gold Medal Award for receiving a large number of hits in a short time.