Initially, Music director Devi Sri Prasad was reluctant to start his career in Bollywood with a ‘new-comer’ like Ram Charan. However, Cherry convinced DSP by saying that this bilingual film which is a remake of Amitabh Bachchan’s super-hit is the best launch pad the composer could get. Although he kept the Zanjeer team waiting for months, after much thought Devi has given his nod for the project.
Earlier, DSP composed music for the song ‘Dhinka Chika’ in Salman Khan’s Ready, which went onto become a chartbuster number in Bollywood. Even Bollywood A-listers Salman, Akshay had offered films for him, but due to prior commitments in South he could do them. As Devi was roped into the project, we could expect rocking music from Zanjeer!