"I'd just like to retreat in my cave for a while" - A.R. Rahman

By Subhash K. Jha Bollywood Hungama News Network

Tired of the relentless attention during the last few months A R Rahman has a sincere request for all those who want a piece of his action.

Please let him be. He needs to catch his breath.

Alas, earlier commitments have forced Rahman to return to Chennai from Bangalore where he was holed up last month.

Says a source very close to Rahman, "The workload is getting heavier. Rahman is inundated with work from both home and abroad. He has taken on one new Bollywood project Abbas Tyrewala's 1-800-Love, and he needs to finish Anthony D'Souza's Blue whose background score and the Kylie Minogue