Dhanush to perform `Kolaveri di` live in Mumbai

Last Updated: Dec 17, 2011, 19:47 PM IST

New Delhi: It will be a perfect confluence -- southern star Dhanush will sing his hit number "Kolaveri di", while TV actress Jiaa Manek, popularly known as Gopi of Star Plus` "Saathiya", will match steps with his tunes at the BIG Star Entertainment Awards in Mumbai Sunday.

Actor-singer Dhanush, son-in-law of cinematic icon Rajinikanth, is in Mumbai already to perform at the event. He will entertain the entertainers with his Tamil-English song, which went on to become a rage through online social networks.

The singer recently attended the finale of Zee TV`s singing reality show "Star Ya Rockstar", and sang "Kolaveri di". But it is for the first time that he will perform the song at an awards function.

The event, to be held to honour talent in films, television, music, dance and sports, will see the who`s who of the glamour industry in attendance, and performances by Priyanka Chopra, Jacqueline Fernandes and Salman Khan.

The show will be telecast on Star Plus on New Year`s Eve.

IANS