Usha Uthup, the legendary singer, recently captivated her audience with a stunning rendition of Miley Cyrus’ Grammy-winning song, “Flowers.” After her video went viral, fans from all over the world expressed their desire to see a collaboration between the two incredible artists. Now, Usha Uthup has opened up about the overwhelming praise she has received for her version of the song.
Usha Uthup, with her distinctive style is mostly seen performing on her original numbers. But suddenly, her mesmerizing rendition of Miley Cyrus has surprised many music enthusiasts. Not only, Miley’s songs are difficult to recreate, her songs have a different taste and that’s why many experienced vocalists avoid trying a cover. But Usha Uthup has a terrific vocal range. Also, probably her 50-year-long musical career has given her the experience and expertise to experiment with even the toughest of songs!
Usha Uthup’s Viral Performance
On February 8th, Usha Uthup wowed the crowd at Trincas, one of the most aristocratic restaurants in Kolkata, with her soulful rendition of Miley Cyrus’ hit track, “Flowers.” The performance was met with immense praise and admiration from her fans. Overwhelmed by the positive reactions, the veteran singer expressed her emotions about the experience.
In a recent interview with the Hindustan Times, Usha Uthup said, “I am so thrilled and grateful to the people for loving my version as well. I just sang the song because my daughter Anjali introduced me to it randomly one day. When I heard it, I just loved the song so much.”
The Widespread Appeal of Usha’s Version
Usha Uthup was pleasantly surprised by the widespread appeal of her cover version. She revealed, “I’ve been singing it in all my shows and everybody loves it so much. I was so excited to know that my cover version is being appreciated like this. I didn’t even think that it would come on Instagram. Everybody who has written such marvelous things about my cover, thank you so much! What truly made me happy is that people have actually said that they could relate to the song more because of my voice.”
Admiration for Miley Cyrus
Not only did Usha Uthup receive praise for her rendition, but she also expressed her admiration for Miley Cyrus and her recent Grammy win for the song. The 76-year-old singer said, “I am so excited for Miley Cyrus about getting the Grammy for this song. I can’t wait for her to listen to the song, and I hope she would like it. I am sure we will work together very soon.”
Usha Uthup’s Achievements
Apart from her outstanding cover version of “Flowers,” Usha Uthup has recently been honored with the prestigious Padma Bhushan Award, by the government of India. This recognition reflects her immense contribution to the music industry and her enduring legacy.
Usha Uthup’s rendition of Miley Cyrus’ “Flowers” has captivated audiences worldwide. Her unique and soulful interpretation of the Grammy-winning song has earned her immense praise and admiration. As fans eagerly await a possible collaboration between Usha Uthup and Miley Cyrus, the legendary singer continues to leave her mark on the music industry with her remarkable talent and passion for her craft.
Seizing opportunities, Usha Uthup fearlessly embraced Miley Cyrus’ Grammy-winning song “Flowers” and created a rendition that resonated deeply with her fans. Her version not only showcases her exceptional vocal prowess but also highlights her ability to connect emotionally with her listeners. Undoubtedly, Usha Uthup’s cover version of “Flowers” is yet another testament to her experience, expertise, authority, and trust as a renowned singer and performer.