Bhangra Rap

If one were to introduce college students to Pakistani pop, this song would have to make the cut as required listening. I say this despite the fact that it was not followed with a body of work built in its stead; that it is perhaps a genre unto its own but it is hard to trace direct links from this song to others that followed; and maybe it did not change cultural perception about what was possible with Western-style pop in South Asia (though more on this in a second).

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