Music maestro and Oscar Award Winning Music Composer A.R. Rahman stands a chance to win at the Oscars once again with his work on sports biopic Pele: Birth of a Legend. This is certainly a great news for all the Indians and music lovers. A R Rahman fans are already kicked about this news and they are hoping for another Oscar this time. In the past, AR Rahman won Oscar for the film Slumdog Millionaire in 2009 for Best Original Score and Best Original Song. Rahman is confident this time too that he wins Oscar again.
“Ginga”, which AR Rahman composed to celebrate Pele’s soccer legacy, is part of the 91 songs competing for nominations in the Original Song category. AR Rahman is going to compete with other music directors who scored for the films like Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, La La Land, Moana and “Florence Foster Jenkins.
Oscar Award Ceremony is going to be held on February 26, 2017.