“Chammak Challo” the very famous party song of India is a song that’s beautifully performed by Akon and Hamsika Iyer, and composed by Akon, Giorgio Tuinfort along with the music director duo Vishal-Shekhar (Vishal Dadlani and Shekhar Ravjiani) and by Gobind Singh, as a part of the soundtrack for the 2011 Bollywood movie Ra.One. It was Akon’s first-ever musical collaboration with Indian vocalists. There are four other versions of the song in the album, including a remix by Abhijit Vaghani, another remix by DJ Khushi and an international version sung solely by Akon. This song, along with the other soundtrack, was legitimately released on 21 September 2011. However, the song faced controversy when the rough version was leaked on the Internet on 31 May 2011.
Aliaune Damala Badara Akon Thiam, also highly considered as Akon, is a Senegalese-American vocalist, rapper, songwriter, record producer, businessman, philanthropist, and actor from New Jersey. He rose to popularity in 2004 following the release of “Locked Up”, the first single from his debut album Trouble, followed by the second single “Lonely.”
Akon is a very talented and skilled artist. He already has proved his worth in the Bollywood industry by singing in the Hindi language. The song “Chammak Challo” has won huge recognition and popularity all across the world, it is also so energetically and well sung by Akon. Like all his other songs he has taken Chammak Challo too, to the next level. One won’t be able to resist themselves, from dancing to the beats of Chammak Challo. Yes, and he was paid 2.5 crores for singing, of which he actually was worthy of, as per media reports.