Punjabi singer B Praak who recently won the National Award for the best playback singer for his track ‘Teri Mitti’. The song was from the 2019 film ‘Kesari’ starring Akshay Kumar and Parineeti Chopra. The singer calls the award a ‘blessing’ and shares how grateful he is to his fans.
“It feels absolutely amazing as I never thought that I would one day get a National Award. It definitely makes me feel blessed to have got it. It’s all due to God’s grace”, B Praak in conversation with IANS.
Pratik Bachan famously known as B Praak has gone all emotional upon receiving the national award. Recalling the old shooting days of the song the singer shares Akshay Kumar’s first reaction to the song. He said, “I remember the first time I dubbed the song, Akshay Kumar sir called to congratulate me and conveyed how the song had touched his soul and appreciated how beautifully it was sung. I’ll never forget his words where he said, you have sung the best song of my life. Hearing this, I was left speechless. That day I truly realized that this song would stay in my heart and this world forever”.
B Praak open-heartedly dedicates this award to his lovely fans who have made this song a lifetime achievement for him. “I dedicate this award to my fans. They have always been one of my greatest support systems and are my constant inspiration. It’s their continued blessings and love that helped me reach such heights of success and today has led me to receive a National Award”.