Sonu and Bickram Ghosh were part of the longlist of the category for Jal, but they couldn't make it to the final nomination list, which was announced on January 15.
So there is news everywhere that we couldn't make it in the final nominations for Oscar :) thankful 2 God just 2 b spoken in this light.— Sonu Nigam (@sonunigam) January 16, 2015
The artist, who has garnered appreciation with songs like Abhi Mujh Main Kahin, Sau Dard and Kal Ho Naa Ho, said that the opportunity highlights that the duo is on the right track.
Awesome that our very first outing as composers has brought us in this elite list. We. Must be doing something right wth d Music we know— Sonu Nigam (@sonunigam) January 16, 2015