In a video with Rap Genius titled ‘Akon Reacts to International Hits’ the American singer/songwriter reacted to a series of International music videos from around the globe including Sunanda Sharma’s latest hit, ‘Ban.’
The ‘locked up’ singer started by saying he’s ‘always liked videos from India’ as they always have a collective way of expressing themselves.
Sunanda posted the video of Akon on her Instagram expressing her excitement and gratitude to Akon and her team:
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What an amazing start of the day, not only for me but for my whole team ❤️ Nothing is more grateful and motivation than your work being appreciated across the globe, This time our song is in conversation of none other than the legend @akon . We all knew that this video will be a visual treat for all the Punjabi audience as nobody else tried these kind of experiments in there work ever till date, making these kind of grand videos take alot of efforts in all the ways whether time, mind, financially and being a female artist my team never gave a second thought in doing the best efforts for me in all the aspects ❤️ Thankyou baba ji, give us more power, patience and blessings so that we keep delivering the best of our efforts for our supporters ❤️ P.s ~ Hollywood artists influence me very much, the kind of performances they deliver in there video’s, that motivates me to do the best of my efforts. If they can do it why can’t i do it 🙏🏻 @mad4musicofficial #wahegurumeharkaran @akon
When speaking directly about ‘Ban’ Akon said: “This video is dope”, comparing Sunanda to rapper MIA.
Watch the full video of Akon reacting here:
Want to react like Akon? Watch the full ‘Ban’ video here:
If you’re loving the video as much as Akon is, you can nominate ‘Ban’ in the ‘Best Music Video’ category for the BritAsia TV Awards by clicking here!