He brought techno and new wave music to Bollywood, taught India and East Europe to disco, launched superstars with this music, and always stayed ahead of the musical curve. But Bappi Lahiri’s most important contribution to the Indian public consciousness has been to never shy away from totally blinging out.
Staying true to his image and attitude in life – to shine wherever he goes – Bappi Da has of late been making the news with his social media posts and grand attire. Join us on a fun journey as we decode what it takes to shine like Bappi Da.
Say No To #NoFilter
In the words of Arnab… Never ever ever ever remove your shades!
We don’t know exactly when Bappi Da first put on his shades, but once the shades got used to the swag, they simply refused to come off. On that note, here’s a rare pic of Bappi not wearing them.
V For Velvetta
Most people think that the era of lavish velvet coats ended with Elvis and the pianist Liberace. Those people haven’t heard of Bappi Da.
Always keep your social media messaging simple and short. Bappi Lahiri short.
And keep your music videos in tune with current affairs and tragedies.
Bappians of New York!
The story of Bappi fans all over the world are always heartwarming including this one.
Disco Ball of Fame!
Just how big is Bappi Da? Well, he always keeps reminding us that disco lives on forever!
You see, it’s very easy to look crass and gaudy with a ton of gold on you. But Bappi Da knows how to accessorize like an MC from the streets of New York City. And he can even mock himself. How many stars who can honestly do that?
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