Kaifi Khalil’s super hit song ‘Kahani Suno which was released on his personal Youtube channel 8 months ago, has now become a global sensation as it takes the eighth spot on the YouTube Music Global Charts (YMGC) with over 114 million views. The singer announced this achievement on his Instagram handle and also thanked his fans for their overwhelming love and support.
On Sunday, Khalil shared his excitement by posting a screenshot of his song’s music video on YouTube, highlighting the impressive number of views and global ranking. He expressed his gratitude to his fans for their pure love and unwavering support and sent his love and prayers to all his followers. ”Thank you Allah Taala & Thank you so much all for your pure love and support lots of love and prayers for my all fans.” he wrote
The singer further promised that he will always keep writing what he feels for his “broken homies.” ”Main humesha shukr guzaar rahunga or humesha koshish karunga ap sub k liye k humesha liktha rahun jo main mehsos karta hon ap sub k liye, Love you all my broken homies,” Kaifi concluded.
Kaifi’s Kahani Suno 2.0 is now just one spot away from Selena Gomez’s ‘Calm Down,’ which is currently trending at number seven on the Youtube Music Global Charts (YMGC). It is also worth mentioning that another popular Pakistani song, ‘Pasoori,’ had previously made it to the top 10 of the chart but has now dropped to 88th place.
Meanwhile, Shah Rukh Khan’s ‘Pathan’ song, ‘Jhume Jo Pathan,’ is currently at the top spot on the chart.
After achieving this incredible accomplishment, Musicians from all around the world and Coke Studio producer, Xulfi also congratulated Kaifi Khalil.
“This is probably one of the biggest achievements for a song and artist on the global stage in recent times for Pakistan,” he said.
“This is a humble guy from Lyari making music for the love of it. Expressing for the love of it. Expressing authentically without any layers. Sitting in his small studio space, creating while learning the ins and outs of music production and recording, collaborating with others from Lyari only for audio engineering as well,” Xulfi further added.
After the song’s worldwide success, many International singers have covered the song including our very own Aima Baig. Not only that, but the song also featured an OST for the drama serial Mujhe Pyaar Hua Tha. The OST has already gained over 21 Million views on Youtuber, have a look:
Just last month, the song was also ranked 55 globally with 40 million views on Youtube.
boht shukriya is Kahani ko Zubani karne k liye boht piyar or boht saari duae'n ap sub k liye 🧡 pic.twitter.com/Q2EMKAKoMI
— Kaifi Khalil (@kaifi_khalil) January 10, 2023
According to a press release by the music-streaming platform Spotify Pakistan earlier this week, Khalil’s ‘Kahani Suno’ was ranked among the top five most-streamed songs in various cities of Pakistan. The platform also revealed that the song was featured among the top 10 weekly songs from February 10 to 16. Spotify took to Twitter to share the news: “Spotify Weekly Pakistan Charts [Pakistan]. The Top 10 Pakistan Songs from the past week (Feb 10-16).”
✨ manifesting a good week with these songs on repeat ✨
Spotify Weekly Pakistan Charts 🇵🇰
The Top 10 Pakistan Songs from the past week (Feb 10 – 16). Listen here 👉 https://t.co/izjyByR19F pic.twitter.com/kmyMPWvidf
— Spotify Pakistan (@SpotifyPakistan) February 20, 2023