Viral video: Is 'one pound fish' the new 'gangnam style'

Viral video: Is 'one pound fish' the new 'gangnam style'

Viral video: Is 'one pound fish' the new 'gangnam style'

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by WHAS11

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Posted on December 21, 2012 at 1:24 PM

(WHAS11) -- Is "one pound fish" the next "gangnam style?" A man who left Pakistan for a better life had no idea when he took a job selling fish that he would become a YouTube sensation.

Muhammad Shahid Nazir wrote this catchy tune while working at the Queen's market in East London. People instantly started recording it on cellphones.

One of those videos ended up on YouTube and now he has recording contract. The YouTube video has more than five million hits and the song is played as a single in the UK, it's on track to top the singles chart at Christmas. Click below to watch the full story.

 

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