Maithili Thakur, the Indian signer and YouTube sensation known for her foot-tapping, power-packed folk ballads. Photo: Antony Dickson Maithili Thakur, the Indian signer and YouTube sensation known for her foot-tapping, power-packed folk ballads. Photo: Antony Dickson
Maithili Thakur, the Indian signer and YouTube sensation known for her foot-tapping, power-packed folk ballads. Photo: Antony Dickson

Meet Maithili Thakur, India’s teenage folk-singing internet sensation

  • Her power-packed folk ballads and Sufi songs have attracted more than 1.4 million YouTube subscribers
  • Originally from a remote village, she found the spotlight after appearing on reality TV shows

Topic |   Music
Maithili Thakur, the Indian signer and YouTube sensation known for her foot-tapping, power-packed folk ballads. Photo: Antony Dickson Maithili Thakur, the Indian signer and YouTube sensation known for her foot-tapping, power-packed folk ballads. Photo: Antony Dickson
Maithili Thakur, the Indian signer and YouTube sensation known for her foot-tapping, power-packed folk ballads. Photo: Antony Dickson
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