A video of a man who has come up with a rather unusual fusion of Bollywood songs is going viral. Apart from the music what has left the internet amused is straight face expression of the singer who identifies himself as Mahesh Jayaraman. From Tan tana tan tan tan tara to Kahin door jab din dhal jaye, Jayaraman sings it all with a straight face.
He had originally shared the video on Facebook on April 15.
Now, the video has also gained popularity on microblogging site Twitter. A user who shared the clip captioned the post as “Gazab ki Kalakari”. On Twitter alone, the clip has crossed two lakh views and is being widely shared by a lot of people including renowned lyricist Manoj Muntashir.
Must see video for today - Gazab ki Kalakari pic.twitter.com/3z0BvLy3VW— Vikrant ~ विक्रांत (@vikrantkumar) May 15, 2020
Sharing the Funny yet melodious clip featuring Jayaraman, the lyricist said, “This is the power of great tune by legendary #SalilChaudhary, even #TanTanTaara gets a meaning, sounds heartfelt”.
People on the social media portal had a variety of reactions to this post. Take a look at some of the reactions:
This we called it 'Geetantar' in our college days in 90's. Very popular those days. A lot many songs were made this way. I forgot all of that. Thanks for revising those golden days. Do share if any one has more of such songs.— Vishal Upadhyay (@VishalU15) May 15, 2020
Wow! For few seconds I was wondering who’s singing, Mukesh voice and sings so well!!— Deepthi (@deepthiag3) May 15, 2020
If Mukesh & Salil Chaudhary hear original Tan tana tan & this version, they too will ROFL— Chirag Sarvaiya (@chirag_sar) May 15, 2020
Kya mast rhyming ki hai bhai ne— Lockdown 4.0 (@Pro_Bhagwa) May 15, 2020
The track Tan Tana Tan is from the 1997 film Judwaa. Sung by Abhijeet Bhattacharya and Poornima, the music composition was by Anu Malik. Whereas, the soulful number Kahin door jab din dhal jaye is from Amitabh Bachchan and Rajesh Khanna starrer Anand. The track was sung by legendary singer Mukesh.