Usha Uthup, known for her powerful voice, recently left everyone delighted with her soulful performance at Kolkata’s iconic restaurant, Trincas, where she performed Miley Cyrus’ Grammy Award-winning hit. Flowers. The popular singer’s rendition of Miley Cyrus’ Grammy-winning song was captured on a video that has gone viral in recent times. After the applause of her fans who even called for a collaboration between the two singers, the veteran singer has now expressed her emotions, thanking everyone for their response.
In an interview with Hindustan Times, Usha Uthup said, “I am very happy and grateful to people who also like my version. I just sang the song because one day my daughter Anjali introduced me to it by chance. When I heard it, I loved the song so much.
Reacting to the widespread love for her version of the song, Usha said, “I have sung it in all my concerts and everyone loves it so much. I was so excited to know that my cover version was appreciated like that. I didn’t even think this would happen on Instagram. Thank you so much to everyone who wrote such wonderful things on my cover! What really made me happy was that people said they could relate to the song more because of my voice.
Moving forward, she praised Miley for her recent Grammy win for the song Flowers, adding that she was waiting for her to listen to the song. The singer also expressed her wish to work with her very soon.
The video of Usha’s performance shared by users has accumulated around four lakh likes in just two days. The popularity of the video and the love garnered by the singer perfectly defines Usha’s artistic journey. It also reflects his ability to connect with audiences of all generations, even today.
Meanwhile, Usha Uthup was recently awarded Padma Bhushan, the third highest civilian honor in India.
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Published on: Feb 12, 2024 4:34:01 PM IST