Dhanush regales Kolkata on Christmas

Kolkata Southern star Dhanush added to the Christmas celebrations in the city when he performed his raging hit "Kolaveri Di" to thousands of screaming fans Sunday. Dhanush and the song's music director Arvind Ravichander regaled the audience at City Center mall here. The fans, both young and old, clearly couldn't have enough as they kept chanting "once more" when Dhanush finished. He generously obliged. Dhanush is perhaps the first Indian celebrity whose song "Kolaveri di" has gone viral on YouTube, with over 20 million hits so far. The number is increasing by the day. The video for "Kolaveri di" was released online Nov 16. It's peppy tune as well as funky lyrics helped it go viral and get more than a million hits on YouTube within a day of its launch.