Did You Know Atif Aslam Paused His Concert Mid-Way?
Atif Aslam, Pakistan’s most popular singer, was forced to pause his recent concert after fans began showering him with money in the middle of the show. The incident occurred this past weekend in the UK during at his ‘Humain Mere Seerat Pyare’ tour.
Viral Video of Atif Aslam
Recently, a video of Pakistani A-list singer Atif Aslam from a performance during the current U.S. tour went viral on social media when he prevented enthusiastic concertgoers from showering currency notes on him and suggested they donate it to charity instead. In the video, the singer is heard saying, “My friend, instead of showering money on me, you can donate it.”.
Reaction of Atif Aslam
Atif Aslam was performing a cover of the iconic classic ‘Aik Pal Chain’, when fans began to throw money at him on stage. The singer was taken aback and called for a pause in the show as he asked the fans to stop throwing money. According to attendees, Atif asked the fans to refrain from throwing money and instead dance and enjoy the song. The incident is not new to Atif, as during a concert last year in London, he was subjected to the same behavior by fans. Atif had asked fans to not throw money on the stage and had requested that afternoon as well. He mentioned that it was becoming a culture and it should be stopped. Atif’s request quickly spread around and the concert resumed after a few minutes, with Atif thanking the audience for understanding what he meant.
Reaction of People and Other Artists
The gesture from the fans has drawn mixed reactions, with some praising Atif Aslam for stopping the incident, while some have argued that the fans should be free to shower money on artists and appreciate them. In addition to the thousands of social users who praised Aslam, Ali couldn’t hold back his praise for his fellow performer. On Instagram, the actor re-posted the viral video and wrote, “My heart screams ‘Legend Legend Legend’.”
Atif Aslam is considered one of the biggest stars in the Pakistani music industry and his songs have become classics over the years. His most popular song, ‘Aadat’, has become an anthem for his fans around the world. He is also a philanthropist and has worked on multiple missions to aid the less fortunate. The incident of fans showering money on Atif Aslam and his response to it has made him all the more popular and admired among his fans.