#23NewsBulletin – Atif Aslam and Aima Baig will sing the anthem of Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2022, which has been produced and composed by Abdullah Siddiqui. According to a PCB press release, the anthem will be released next week through an event partner.
According to the statement, the song's theme is inspirational and motivational, with the lyrics and music aimed at lifting the spirits of fans and the nation as the world faces difficult and testing times as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Aslam will sing the PCB’s marquee event song for the first time, while Aima was featured in last year's smash hit "Groove Mera."
Atif Aslam is a well-known Pakistani singer who has recorded various chart-topping songs for the local and international film industry. In 2008, he was awarded Tamgha-e-Imtiaz (medal of distinction) by the government of Pakistan, and he has received over 50 other different awards from within and outside Pakistan.
Baig is one of the most popular female singers in the country. She has recorded a number of hits in the past seven years and has won local and international awards.
Abdullah speaking about the event, said “Getting to produce this anthem is a dream for any musician, and I’m very honoured and thankful to the PCB for the opportunity this year."
“Both Atif Aslam and Aima Baig are undeniably the best and working with them has been a privilege. I’m very excited for fans to hear what we have come up with," he added.
The producer further said: "We have tried to produce a song that captures the spirit of the game in a meaningful way, while still being very fun and catchy.”