After being reckoned for his out of the box numbers like ‘Eye to Eye’ and ‘Angel’, Pakistan’s sensation Taher Shah is returning, and this time as mermaid! If reports are to be believed Taher’s next single will see him donning a mermaid look.
Known as “Pakistan’s most spectacular internet celebrity”, Taher is one of Pakistan’s proud export beyond actors like Mahira Khan and Fawad Khan.
The singer who’s songs go viral on YouTube more for his appearance than the music will be returning with a new track on December 26, reports an entertainment site in Pakistan.
The announcement made from Metronome, an entertainment portal based in Pakistan read : ”Taher Shah’s next song is called Mermaid and he’s releasing it on 25th December 2016, this year. Christmas and Quaid e Azam’s birthday… Have a look.”
In India, however the news brought a lot of pun on the social media with people claiming it as Pakistan’s way of ansering back to the surgical strikes. With his cult following, Taher’s songs have been picked by many in Bollywood including stars like Varun Dhawan and Ranveer Singh, who did not shy away from paying an ode to him in their own unique manner.