Quetta teen wins hearts with rendition of 'Laila O Laila'
12-year-old thanks Ali Zafar for his support
A 12-year-old girl, Urooj Fatima, has been winning hearts with her debut song, a rendition of the Balochi melody Laila O Laila. Fatima, who hails from Balochistan, got the chance to perform with her favourite singer Ali Zafar.
“Today marks the debut of a very talented young singer, the 12-year-old Urooj Fatima from the beautiful Balochistan. Watch this to understand why you should always follow your heart and dreams,” Zafar tweeted.
Today marks the debut of a very talented young singer. The 12 year old @UroojFatima88 from the beautiful Balochistan. Watch this to understand that boy or girl, why you should always follow your heart and dreams ❤️. #LailaOLaila #bts #Lightingalestudios #Balochistan #Folk pic.twitter.com/anZ8dsG4ET— Ali Zafar (@AliZafarsays) October 11, 2019
The young artist had shared her excitement on Twitter, two days before the release of the song. Follow SAMAA English on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
Can't wait More be ready on Friday Laila o Laila song with @AliZafarsays M very Happy thankuu Ali bhai for ur support and love. You are a inspiration for me ?? pic.twitter.com/LIe3WR03dE— Urooj Fatima (@UroojFatima88) October 9, 2019