SS Thaman who is composing music for Thalapathy 66 (tentative title), actor Vijay's upcoming movie has revealed in a recent interview that the film's album may come with 7 songs. Thaman said that while 6 songs are already planned for Thalapathy 66, one more emotional number may be added depending on the situation.
Lyricist Vivek is penning for all tracks and composition for 3 songs is already complete. Thaman also said that he recently paid a visit to the sets of Thalapathy 66, shooting of which is going on in Hyderabad. Just like others involved in the movie's making, Thaman has described Thalapathy 66 to be a direct Tamil film and a tailor-made family entertainer for Vijay.
The movie is written and directed by Vamshi Paidipally and plans to release for Pongal in January, 2023. Dil Raju is producing Thalapathy 66 under Sri Venkateswara Creations and the film also stars Rashmika Mandanna, Sarathkumar, Prakash Raj, Jayasudha, Yogi Babu, Shaam, Sangeetha Krish, Samyuktha Karthik and Telugu actor Srikanth among others.