As individuals the world over go into lockdown as a result of coronavirus epidemic, the variety of customers flocking to content material streaming platforms and gaming companies has witnessed an enormous surge. Whereas self isolation and social distancing turns into the norm, famend Indian singer Sonu Nigam set a brand new private document together with his on-line live performance that he says garnered over 1.6 million views throughout social media inside an hour. Notably, Nigam mentioned this was the most important live performance ever for the Bollywood crooner when it comes to viewers energy. He stay streamed his efficiency by way of his official YouTube channel on Sunday, March 22, in the course of the Janata Curfew in India.
Nigam took to Instagram to precise his gratitude and revealed that his stay live performance from Dubai was the most important live performance of his life. The vocalist carried out a medley of his hit songs and was joined by Russian violist Anna, synthesist Adeel, and his personal son. “Glad that tens of millions of individuals forgot the disappointment delivered to them by nature and felt a zest of positivity”, Nigam was quoted as saying. Because of the success of his on-line live performance, the hashtag #SonuGoesLive was trending on social media as properly.
Sadly, the stay stream of Nigam’s on-line live performance is just not out there from his official YouTube channel, however it may be seen on YouTube courtesy of different channels which have uploaded recordings of his efficiency. Nigam has additionally shared a video of him rehearsing for his on-line live performance on Instagram. Other than thanking his followers and followers, the elated singer and part-time actor praised the recent 21-day nationwide lockdown imposed by the Indian authorities and urged individuals to respect it.
Nigam is just not the one celeb to leverage social media in these occasions of disaster to carry out and elevate the spirits of individuals locked of their homes to curb the unfold of coronavirus. John Legend, Keith City, Rob Thomas, James Blake, Garth Brooks, and Trisha Yearwood are among the many different well-known names which might be performing on-line for followers on YouTube, Fb, and Instagram as stay live shows turn out to be too large of a threat.