Taher Shah, the Pakistani Singer Who Don’t Give a F**k

Meet Taher Shah, a singer from Pakistan who is in the process of breaking the Internet in Pakistan and India. The man has a rep of doing what he wants with the utmost confidence without giving a single f**k about what anyone else might think. His new single, “Angel,” was released on Friday and–well, have a look.

This is not a joke or parody. Taher says he’s deadly serious about his art. Let’s have a review of what we’ve just seen.

And like the song or not, it’s generated some fun memes:

More at the BBC. Meanwhile, here’s more from Taher followed by a critique from Hilter.

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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