PSL 6 is right around the corner – the first match between Karachi Kings and Quetta Gladiators will be held on 20th February. And 2 days ago, the league’s anthem for 2021 was released. Are fans in love? Or are they secretly hoping for another Ali Zafar song? Let’s find out!
Pakistan Super League has been blessing our cricket spirits for the past 5 years now. This year, PSL 6 will kick off on February 20th, 2021. The first match will be between Karachi Kings and Quetta Gladiators. And with the matches right around the corner, it was only fair that the PSL anthem is released.
Last year’s PSL anthem
Last year, the anthem had gotten everyone riled up. Tayyar Hain sung by Ali Azmat, Haroon, Asim Azhar, and Arif Lohar was not the anthem fans were expecting… but it was the one they got. Don’t remember the song? Take a look at it here:
The fans demanded another song but this time they wanted Ali Zafar to be the songster. And bhai did not disappoint. Soon after the release of PSL 5’s anthem, Ali Zafar released a song for his fans. Mela Loot Liya has garnered over 10 million views on YouTube. Take a look at it here:
The PSL 6 Anthem
This time the PSL anthem features singers Naseebo Lal, Aima Baig & Young Stunners. The song Groove Mera has already garnered over 2.6 million views on YouTube. And it is also trending on YouTube in Pakistan. Let’s take a look:
Netizens have once again taken to Twitter to share their 2 cents on the 6th PSL anthem. There have been mixed reactions from fans. Let’s take a look at what everyone is saying:
— @Muhammad_Hamza (@thisismhamza) February 6, 2021
— Syeda Mashal10(HBD LALA❤️) (@SyedaMashal6) February 6, 2021
— A H M E D (@AhmeddTweets) February 6, 2021
Some of the netizens couldn’t bear the torture…
— Huria Hamzah💞 (@huria_syed11) February 6, 2021
— Burger (@pyarayafzall) February 7, 2021
— Hasnain Kahn 77 (@Hasnainkahn7477) February 6, 2021
PSL 6 anthem makes for perfect meme-material
— Mustafa Ali Syed (@Syed_hon_yr) February 7, 2021
Will these celebrity endorsements help?
Personally, I love it – especially Naseebo Lal https://t.co/4jMZU3Uwm7
— fatima bhutto (@fbhutto) February 7, 2021
I agree! I actually like the song
— Ali Gul Pir (@Aligulpir) February 7, 2021
Idk what the fuss is abt? I loved the new #pslanthem2021 .It was bold & fresh! This is what stifles creativity in our country,we always want more of the same & not prepared to accept anything different.This bashing has to stop. We need a diversity of voices & ideas.Well done PSL! https://t.co/hYMuZqkx8D
— Mehwish Hayat TI (@MehwishHayat) February 7, 2021
What do you think of the PSL 6 anthem? Are you excited about the PSL matches? Or do you wish for another song by Ali Zafar? Share your views in the comments section.