Here’s a complete low-down on all that caught our editor’s eye the past week. What tickles your fancy ?
Pakistan Popstar Kicks off #Mahiyaby Annie challenge
Pakistan pop princess Annie Khalid kicked off #MahiyabyAnnie challenge on SnackVideo earlier this month, making her loved song a hit again while stirring up a spree of nostalgia. In the first week after the Mahiya event started, the hashtag gained over 100 million views, and the song has been used in over 50k videos. Not only are there many talented singers and music lovers joining with their beautiful voices, the classic piece itself brings back millions of memories to whoever listens to it. Some said the forever-favorite song reminded them of school days, and some felt nostalgic for all those feelings attached to it. On 25 November 2010, Khalid also had released her UK debut single “Be My Baby” along with the remix of the track done by British DJ Judge Jules. After meeting at a charity function, Khalid collaborated with the English–Norwegian boy band A1 for a single “Just 3 Words” and went on tour with them, performing in Norway and the UK.
Special Gesture for Viewers in Pakistan! Exclusive Free Viewing of Dhoop Ki Deewar
ZEE5 recently dropped the much-awaited trailer of Zindagi’s third original Dhoop Ki Deewar. Even before its release, the show has started winning accolades for its superlative character portrayals and captivating performances. With a promising cast and gripping storyline, the show has received tremendous praise and love globally. Reciprocating the love and positive response from the viewers in Pakistan, ZEE5 has announced that the show will be available for free on the platform and the viewers will not have to pay a subscription fee to watch it. This special gesture in Pakistan is a reinforcement of the series’ message of Heart over Hate and an attempt to take this show and its premise to maximum viewers across the country.