WEB DESK: Social media is one of the most powerful ways to make your voice heard globally. It is also, one of the most easiest way to reach out to people, and for some, it works wonders.
Pakistan is a land of immense talent. Whether here, or overseas, Pakistanis have proved themselves to excel at everything. This nation has finest actors, entertainers, doctors, engineers, etc, but unfortunately, sometimes, a proper and deserving platforms are not provided. This is where social media plays its essential role.
Here are six Pakistani newcomers, who by their hard work and talent, took over the internet, and may we say, deserving too.
1. Zaid Ali
Zaid Ali is one of the most famous British Pakistani comedian who introduced vines as a source of laughter and entertainment. Breaching over four million likes on his official Facebook account, Ali has made it big in social media and is now a well known artiste in the Pakistani industry.
2. Karachi Vynz
Karachi Vynz has shot to fame on social media because of the widespread talent they portray, and keep the humor intact with the most related issues of all time. The team’s main men, Mansoor Qureshi, Daniyal Sheikh, Asim Nazeer Awan, Shahbaz Khan, Salman Khan, Hamza Ahmed and Haris Jabbar have been invited to various institutions and universities as well by popular demand to showcase their talent. With their official page soon rounding off a million likes, Karachi Vynz is definitely on their way to the top.
3. Arshad Khan “Chai Wala”
A few days ago, picture of a man with fierce blue eyes, started circling social media with i high. This blue-eyed man, Arshad Khan was merely a chai wala in Islamabad before he caught attention of a photographer and his picture was the new IT thing of the social media. Owing all to the social media forum, Arshad Khan was recognized by the international media as well, now has been offered a modelling contract.
4. Justin Bibis
Shot by a cell phone and went viral on the social media, Pakistani version of Justin Bieber’s Baby was never this good. Two sisters, 15-year-old Saania and 13-year-old Muqqadas Tabaydar, also known as ‘Justin Bibis’. The teenage sisters became an internet sensation when a video of them singing Justin Bieber’s song Baby, with their mother doing background beats on a pot, went viral.
5. Shaam Idress
Shaam Idrees is a musician, actor and entertainer, with more than 4.5 million likes on his official Facebook account, also worked his way up to the top through social media. Idrees also has an official YouTube account, and is also famous for his vlogs.
6. One Pound Fishman
Muhammad Shahid Nazir, also known as the One Pound Fish Man, is a Pakistani trader and recording artist who found fame as an internet sensation for his viral video “One Pound Fish”. His subsequent appearance on The X Factor led to a record deal with Warner Music.