Golden Globe Awards: Ram Charan in a still from Naatu Naatu. (courtesy: YouTube
United by joy, members of the Hindi film fraternity gave a huge shout out to team RRR as the film's insanely viral track Naatu Naatu won the Best Song at the 80th Golden Globe Awards in Los Angeles. Bollywood veteran Amitabh Bachchan congratulated team RRR and tweeted:"Congratulations RRR for winning the Golden Globe Award... A most well deserving achievement." Big B added a message in Telugu, which roughly translates to, "Congratulations on the win. You made our country proud." Salman Khan, Priyanka Chopra, Akshay Kumar, Abhishek Bachchan, Kareena Kapoor, AR Rahman and other stars also wished team RRR.
Read Amitabh Bachchan's tweet here:
"Congratulations team RRR for a well deserved win at the Golden Globes 2023 for Naatu Naatu," wrote Salman Khan.
Priyanka Chopra, who has attended the Golden Globe Awards quite a few times as a presenter, also congratulated team RRR. She wrote: "Congratulations team RRR, SS Rajamouli garu, MM Keeravani garu, Ram Charan, Jr NTR, Alia Bhatt. First ever Asian movie to win a Golden Globe for a song. Amazing win for Indian cinema."
Screenshot of Priyanka Chopra's Instagram story.
"The whole country is dancing to #NaatuNaatu today. Congratulations to MM Keeravaani, SS Rajamoui, Jr NTR, Ram Charan and the entire team of RRR. Proud moment," wrote Akshay Kumar.
Abhishek Bachchan, in his extensive note for team RRR, wrote: "Congratulations to the team of RRR for winning at the 80th Golden Globe Awards for Naatu Naatu song. A proud moment for the nation."
Screenshot of Abhishek Bachchan's Instagram story.
Academy Award winning composer AR Rahman, in his tweet, wrote: "Incredible... Paradigm shift. Congrats Keeravani Garu from all Indians and your fans! Congrats SS Rajamouli Garu and the whole RRR team."
Kareena Kapoor congratulated team RRR like this:
Screenshot of Kareena Kapoor's Instagram story.
Vicky Kaushal wrote in his Instagram stories: "Making India proud. Congratulations team RRR for the Golden Globe award."
Screenshot of Vicky Kaushal's Instagram story.
"Proud moment for the entire nation. Congratulations, team RRR. #NaatuNaatu #GoldenGlobes2023," tweeted Disha Patani.
Naatu Naatu was competing with some of the biggest hits of the year including Taylor Swift's Carolina from Where The Crawdads Sing, Ciao Papa from Guillermo del Toro's Pinocchio, Lady Gaga's Hold My Hand from Top Gun: Maverick and Lift Me Up from Black Panther: Wakanda Forever and it won. RRR was also nominated in the Best Non-English Language category. However, the historical drama Argentina, 1985 from Argentina won the prize in that category.