double Oscar winner Rahman has done
it once again! This time he has bagged
the double Grammy awards! He won the
award for best compilation soundtrack
and best motion picture song for Jai
Ho in Slumdog Millionaire. Lyricist
Gulzar shares the award with Rahman.
Tanvi Shah, who penned the lyrics
in Spanish also shares the award.
The elated music director is reported
to have said, “This is insane,
god is great again.” Other Indians
that have won the Grammy earlier are
Pandit Ravi Shankar, Vikku Vinayakram,
Zakir Hussain, and Vishvamohan Bhatt.
Rahman beat Steve Jordan for ‘Cadillac
Records,’ Quentin Tarantino
for ‘Inglorious Basterds,’
and the producers of ‘Twilight’
and ‘True Blood’ in the
soundtrack category to win the coveted