MUMBAI: Oscar and Grammy award winning musician and composer, AR Rahman’s solo single ‘Infinite Love’, which was released in 2012, was recently chosen to be in the world’s happiest playlist Celebrating International Day of Happiness, the United Nations recently released the ‘World’s Happiest Playlist’ along with Mix Radio, in conjunction with a host of globally renowned artists.The “World’s happiest playlist” was unveiled by the Secretary-General of the United Nations for the International Day of Happiness with Stevie Wonder anthem.
‘Infinite Love’ was released in December 2012, and commemorated the last day of the Mayan calendar, spreading hope, peace and love.The song was also released in Hindi, titled ‘Behad Pyaar’. Rahman, Indian rapper Blaaze along with Gil Levy wrote the lyrics for the English version, while lyricist Irshad Kamil worked on the Hindi lyrics. The UN urged supporters to join the “Global Happy Party” by uploading photos and tweets under hashtags HappySoundsLike, happyday and happyplanet.
The playlist also includes, Britney Spears – Kiss by Prince, Charlize Theron – Every Teardrop is a Waterfall by Coldplay, David Guetta – Imagine by John Lennon and Yoko Ono, Nicole Sherzinger – Three Little Birds by Bob Marley among others.
You can listen to the playlist on http://www.happysoundslike.com