9 days and 5.44 million hits on you tube and still counting..Tke Kolaveri song that flaunts off fancy and cool Tanglish words has struck an instant chord among the young.
Global lyrics, regional music and a rustic voice..Combination of these three things are the key to the success of this song.
Dhanush (The singer and actor) Calls it da ‘soup song’ for ‘soup boys’
Soup: Failure in Love
Soup Boys: Guy who has just been dumped by a girl
Soup Song: Love Failure Song
Moonu: Moon (also refers to Number 3 in Tamil)
Kolaveri: Murderous Rage or Killer Rage
Di: used to usually call girls in a crude way (some thinks its shortened form of de(ar) and boys are called ‘da’ which is shortened form of darling)
Bovu: bye-bye by the girls from your life
Link to the song: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YR12Z8f1Dh8