And while fans waited with bated breath, going by the opinions on social media, Fernandez could not really impress and make the cut.
The recreated track has been sung by Shreya Ghoshal and composed by Sandeep Shirodkar whereas the original was penned by Javed Akhtar, Sung by Alka Yagnik and composed by Laxmikant Pyarelal.
While it's hard for any B-Town actress to come close to Madhuri in terms of dancing, but Jacqueline has brought her own twist to the song, thus making it catchy.
Jacqueline will feature in the particular song in the film.
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Fernandez also said that they never meant to compete with the original song and that Dixit was "unmatchable" - the revamped version underlines her statement.
After creating high anticipation around the remake of Ek Do Teen, featuring Jacqueline Fernandez, the makers finally revealed the song today. It made it lot easier for me when I understood that it is not possible.
Madhuri Dixit's iconic ' Ek Do Teen' is back and how! "This is honestly, more than anything, a tribute to an incredible and iconic number that they gave to us, which is Ek Do Teen Char, she said". It will release on March 30.
Laila Mai Laila, which was pictured on Sunny Leone was also shrugged off by the public who felt that the added raunchiness didn't elevate the song, but actually diffused its sensuality.