The makers of the action crime film King of Kotha released the first single from the film. Titled Kalapakkaara, the song is a peppy dance number filmed as a celebration among gangs. Dulquer Salmaan and Ritika Singh set the screens ablaze with their dancing. The song was released in Malayalam, Tamil and Telugu. Jakes Bejoy has composed the song while Joe Pual has penned the lyrics in Malayalam. Shreya Ghoshal, Benny Dayal and composer Jakes Bejoy have provided the vocals for the song.
King of Kotha is directed by Abhilash Joshiy, while Abhilash Chandran is the scriptwriter. The film also stars Aishwarya Lekshmi, Dancing Rose Shabeer, Prasanna, Nyla Usha, Chemban Vinod, Gokul Suresh, Shammi Thilakn, Shanthi Krishna, Vada Chennai Saran, and Anikha Surendran. Nimish Ravi serves as the cinematographer and Shyam Sasidharan is the editor of the film. It is all set to be released on Onam.