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The Asian Age.  | Pooja Salvi

Entertainment, Music

Arjun Kanungo tells us about his musical favourites.

Arjun Kanungo

Arjun Kanungo is best known for his debut single Baaki Baatein Peene Baad and and his rising popularity on YouTube. His second single Fursat went viral soon after its release too. He has now released another new single called Ek Dafaa (Chinnamma). In a chat, Arjun tells us about his musical favourites:

One song that you listen to on repeat mode on your iPod these days:
The Shivaay album, Enna sona, the new Laila mein laila from Raees and the two Ed Sheeran songs, Shape of You and Castle on the Hill.

Is there a song you love to listen to when:
You’re happy and upbeat?
We are the Champions by Queen or Learn to Fly by Foo Fighters.
You’re really low? Live wire by Oh Wonder
You’re working out? Anything by Rage Against the Machine

How would you describe your taste in music:
I have released three songs, they’ve been well received. Really hope I have some great music taste else I am in trouble!

Your favourite time/way to listen to music during the day:
All day through! As I am working really hard on different things, I’m surrounded by music.

Is there any music you used to love as a kid or a teenager that you’re now embarrassed by?
Not really. Music is a personal taste. Because of my penchant for music, I have always liked and appreciated good music, sound; therefore there is nothing that embarrasses me.

One band/musician you want a private concert from:
Beyoncé

One live act you would love to see at least once in your life:
Michael Jackson and BB King

Any song/album recommendation:
This Unruly Mess I’ve Made by Macklemore and Ryan Lewis.

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