CWG Theme Song by AR Rahman
CWG Theme Song has been launched today on August 16, 2010 by AR Rahman. Music maestro A R Rahman CWG theme song for Commonwealth Games 2010 here after the Group of Minister (GoM) on the Games approved the tune yesturday on Independence Day 2010. This CWG Theme Song was dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi. The Oscar winner’s song will be sung in the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony in October. The Group of Ministers (GoM) on the Commonwealth Games has finalised Oscar winner AR Rahman’ s theme song for the mega event and it will be made public in 10 days by giving some final touches to CWG Theme Song 2010.
AR Rahman said that CWG Theme Song will be energytic and mentioned that it is not Shakira’s Waka Waka type, the official song of FIFA World Cup 2010. The theme song will be the last song of the opening ceremony.
The approval for the tune came hours after Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s appeal on his Independence Day to treat the Games as a national festival. The successful organization of Commonwealth Games would be another signal to the world that India was equipped to face any challenges, the Prime Minister said.