Last update: January 25, 2023, 5:06 PM IST
Since the release of rapper King Maan Meri Jaan’s romantic ballad from his album Champagne Talk, the track has not only ruled the internet but many hearts as well. Such is the dominance of the melodious number that it has not only made it one of the top trending songs, but also the official music video has earned over 150 million views on YouTube. Besides holding a top spot on Spotify, every second or third reel on Instagram is about Maan Meri Jaan’s supremacy. Now the track’s popularity has also been felt internationally as viral music sensation Emma Heesters, who rose to fame performing covers of popular songs on YouTube, recently released the English version of King’s Maan Meri Jan.
Adding a modern twist to the desi number, the Youtuber edited the lyrics keeping the meaning intact. The English version was also appreciated by many. While sharing a snippet of the track on Instagram, Emma Heesters wrote, “Tu Maan Meri Jaan. Hope you like it,” before tagging King in the caption. Take a look here:
With over 17 million views, part of the internet was completely impressed with the English language cover. One user commented, “Love India”, another added, “It’s copied but it still touches everyone’s heart.” Another joined, “That’s just awesome.” Meanwhile, one user said, “You have a blessed voice.” another wrote: “This is so creative.”
As Maan Meri Jaan captures a couple’s beautiful but painful journey, King accentuates the track by adding a nostalgic dedication to retro Bollywood melodies. Not only Genz, but even middle-aged people can relate to the track released last year. With an overwhelming response to the romantic ballad, King’s journey as a non-Bollywood hip-hop crusader is nothing short of phenomenal. From candidate for the reality show Hustle season 1 to team leader in Hustle season 2, passing several concerts all over India, King alias Badnaam Raja has become one of the most sought-after rappers in the world. Indian music industry. today.
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