The combination of Thalapathy Vijay and Atlee has a separate fan base in Tamil Nadu. The duo has collaborated for three films till now, Their, Mersal and Bigil. All of them went on to become blockbusters at the box office. It was Theri which marked the first time collaboration between them. This 2016 cop drama was a big hit at the box office. Even the music of it played an important role in the film's success. Now, the music album of Theri crosses more than 300 million views on Youtube. This is a massive feat among all Vijay's films. Thus, fans are celebrating the achievement by trending #TheriAlbumHits300MViews.
The music of this film got composed by GV Prakash Kumar. It was his 50th film as a composer. The film had nine tracks in total. Out of these, one song is a Bonus Hindi track and one is a movie version track. All songs got a good response upon the audio release. Especially, songs like En Jeevan, Eena Meena Teeka, and Chella Kutti got a positive response from the audiences. The Theri Theme was a huge hit as well and lifted the mood of the movie.
Theri traces the story of a cop who goes undercover to protect his daughter. However, he comes out and fights after the goons identify him. Vijay played two different shades in this movie. Samantha Akkineni and Amy Jackson essayed the roles of the female leads in it.