The Winner of MTV Hustle 2.0 MC Square, discusses the moment he realised cricketer Virat Kohli was a fan. On Instagram, the cricketer DM’d him.
MC Square is a Winner on MTV Hustle 2.0, a reality talent show. The singer has a sizable fan base that interacts with him on social media on a regular basis. Even he was taken aback when one of his fans turned out to be none other than cricketer Virat Kohli. Virat surprised MC Square by sending him some words of praise via Instagram direct messaging.
MC Square said, “I was quite surprised when I found out that I had received a DM from ‘the Virat Kohli.'” I’ve been following his journey for a long time and admire him greatly. I was taken aback when I discovered he had followed me on Instagram. My friends and family were the ones who informed me. This was the moment I realised I had accomplished something significant.”
The singer adds that receiving praise and recognition from someone as accomplished as Virat does not put him under any pressure. “When something like this happens, I feels motivated instead of feeling pressurized. Many people watch the performances, and it makes me happy to know that they support me and relate to the type of rap or music I make. I simply want my music to reach people, regardless of where they live or what type of people enjoy my rap. “All I want to do is produce music that people can relate to and feel the music that engages them,” he says.
MTV Hustle 2.0 focuses on rappers, pitting underground rappers from across the country in rap battles. It’s being billed as “India’s first rap reality show.” The current season has been noted for its popularity among celebrities, particularly those from industries other than music. Apart from Virat, celebrities such as Anushka Sharma, Gauahar Khan, Ishaan Khatter, Riteish Deshmukh, Nargis Fakhri, Tanmay Bhatt, and Chitrangda Singh have posted on Instagram and Twitter about their favourite contestants.
The show airs on MTV and is also available on Voot. The Winner of MTV Season 2 is MC Square while Paradox is the 1st runner-up.