Pussycat Dolls – Performing “Jai Ho” Live on Jimmy Fallon 3/10/09
“Jai Ho“ is a Hindi song composed by A. R. Rahman, written by Gulzar, and performed by Sukhwinder Singh and Rahman, for the end credits of the film Slumdog Millionaire (2008), where it accompanies a choreographed Bollywood dance sequence. The song was recorded in 2009 by The Pussycat Dolls with English lyrics and featuring lead vocals from Nicole Scherzinger. Produced in collaboration with A. R. Rahman and Ron Fair, Scherzinger prefers to consider this version an interpretation of the original song rather than a remix. The music video, shot in a Vienna trainyard, alludes to the dance sequence in the film – will premiere March 21st. They performed the song on Jimmy Fallon on March 10th.