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Ali Zafar does an alternate rendition of Taher Shah’s Angel

Pakistani singer and actor Ali Zafar has done a funny dramatic reading of Taher Shah’s Angel that released on April 8 and caused a Twitter storm.

music Updated: Apr 13, 2016 16:32 IST
Ali Zafar

Pakistani singer and actor Ali Zafar has done an alternate rendition of Taher Shah’s Angel.

The buzz around Pakistani singer Taher Shah’s second hit single Angel is only growing by the day. Days after the song was released causing a Twitter storm, comes an alternate rendition of the song by another Pakistani, Ali Zafar. Stripped of all musical accompaniments, the 35-year-old singer-actor does a dramatic reading of the song.

Zafar took to his Twitter handle to share his version of Angel and wrote alongside, Lived through “Eye to eye”. Couldn’t resist this. My rendition of the “Angel” by #TaherShah.?

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The release of Taher Shah’s new video on April 8 caused such a social media frenzy that #TaherShah stated trending on Twitter in Pakistan, India and the UK. Over 44,000 tweets have been posted since the song Angel was released.

Listen to Taher Shah’s Angel here:

Shah grew to fame, rather made it into the world of Internet memes, with his first song and the pop sensation, as his own website puts it, Eye to eye.