After the extreme mocking and hate over the official anthem of Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2021, singer Naseebo Lal finally responds to the criticism in a unique fashion.
The official PSL 6 anthem, “Groove Mera“, features Naseebo Lal, Aima Baig, and Young Stunners.
According to the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), the song refers to the “swing and feel of the movements of cricketers”.
However, when asked how she felt receiving mixed comments from the fans after the anthem’s release, Naseebo Lal sang a few lines and said she feels “truly honoured” to be able to sing for this platform.
No matter whether I receive love or hate, I will not end up singing for my country’s pride, she added.
“This was a unique opportunity for my singing career and I thank God for it. When I was first approached, I had no idea about it and thought it would be just another song. However, when it turned out that it was an ‘item’ song for the PSL, I was surprised.” she exclaimed.
The singer also thanked the producer of the song, Zulfiqar Khan, better known as Xulfi, for bringing something “different and unique to the table.” She also expressed her gratitude to all those who have appreciated her performance.
Earlier, the official anthem ‘Groove Mera‘ for PSL 2021 had triggered meme fest among the netizens and #psl6anthem had the top trend on Twitter.
PSL 5 anthem was sung by Arif Lohar, Asim Azhar, and Ali Azmat was also heavily criticized by the fans and, Ali Zafar came up with a new anthem “Mela Loot Liya”, on the demand of his fans which went viral all over the world.
On the other hand, ‘Groove Mera’ is now trending worldwide. The anthem has received 4.3 million views on YouTube, whereas, PSL fans in other countries like UAE, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Oman, and Kuwait also loved the anthem.
On YouTube Groove Mera trends #1 in Pakistan and UAE, #9 in Qatar and KSA, #18 in Oman, and #31 in Kuwait.