The first song titled ‘Badhiya’ from Sanju is out. In Badhiya, we see Ranbir Kapoor aka Sanju lip-syncing to a woman’s voice apart from the usual male voice. The song is an interesting experiment in versatile singing by Sonu Nigam and Sunidhi Chauhan.

Earlier, director Rajkumar Hirani gave us the glimpse of the hook line of the song in the picture which reads, ‘Main Badhiya, Tu Bhi Badhiya’ and the picture feature Sonam Kapoor and Ranbir Kapoor in a jolly mood.

He posted the picture and captioned,

As seen in the trailer Sonam Kapoor is playing the role of Sanju’s girlfriend and will feature in the first song of the film.

The song is an ode to the yesteryear 80s era featuring Ranbir Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor dressed in the retro attire, giving us nostalgic feels of the 80s.

The poster introducing Sonam Kapoor had earlier given glimpses of the song, featuring the couple in the retro period.

Ranbir Kapoor, Sonam Kapoor in Sanju's Badhiya Song
Ranbir Kapoor, Sonam Kapoor in Sanju’s Badhiya Song

The trailer of Sanju has been receiving tremendous appreciation owing to the gripping storyline along with Ranbir Kapoor’s realistic performance. The audience and critics couldn’t stop raving about the striking resemblance of the actor to Sanjay Dutt.

While Ranbir Kapoor is being showered with praises for his amazing transformation into each phase of Sanjay Dutt’s life, Rajkumar Hirani is hailed for his realistic portrayal.

Ranbir Kapoor lip-syncing to a woman's voice in Sanju, Badhiya Song
Ranbir Kapoor lip-syncing to a woman’s voice in Sanju, Badhiya Song

Written and directed by Rajkumar Hirani, the film will also stars an ensemble cast in addition to Ranbir Kapoor which includes Paresh Rawal, Manisha Koirala, Vicky Kaushal, Sonam Kapoor and Dia Mirza amongst others.

Based on the life of Sanjay Dutt, Rajkumar Hirani’s ‘Sanju’ showcases the various facets of the yesteryear actor’s life. The film traces the journey of Sanjay Dutt’s life right from his youth to the present.

Produced by Vinod Chopra Films and Rajkumar Hirani Films in association with Fox Star Studios. ‘Sanju’ is all set to be released on 29th June 2018.