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21 Jan

Did you know? Shah Rukh Khan wanted Ali Zafar’s ‘Rockstar’ in one of his films

Ali Zafar

Here’s an interesting piece of information. We know how Ali Zafar has impressed everyone with his vocal prowess. But did you know one of his fans is none other than the king of Bollywood, Shah Rukh Khan? That’s not it though. SRK actually wanted Ali’s popular track Rockstar for one of his films!

During a video call with Bollywood Hungama, Ali was asked if given a chance, what would he like to ask Shah Rukh. To which he replied, “When do I get to sing for you (SRK)?”

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Ali then recalled an interesting story about the last time he met Shah Rukh at a dinner after he shot a cameo in Dear Zindagi.

“He mentioned that he really liked my song Rockstar for his movie Zero. He told me that ‘I am going to be playing a dwarf in my next film and would you let me use your song?’ And I said by all means. But unfortunately due to unstable political climate, it never worked out,” Ali said.

Ali Zafar performed Rockstar in Coke Studio Season 8 and the track was loved by all and sundry.

Watch the full interview:

 

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