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A clip of a big group of people singing “Killing Me Softly” in the centre of Birmingham has gone viral.
The impromptu performance made up of a rowdy group of revellers and passers-by that joined in has delighted people on social media.
A clip of the rendition was posted on social media and shows people dancing and singing to the iconic song as a busker played it from speakers outside Birmingham’s New Street station.
It was posted on Twitter by user @LSwingz and has been liked more than 16,000 times and viewed over 716,000 times.
He captioned the video: “Birmingham. What a city.”
Birmingham. What a city pic.twitter.com/Wni9FgmJqL — Luke (@Luke)
Twitter users were delighted by the footage with many pointing out that it’s nice to see things like this after the pandemic.
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One person commented: “After everything that has happened in the last few years this is proper elite content man.”
After everything that has happened in the last few years this is proper elite content manhttps://twitter.com/lswingz/status/1487563246894727171\u00a0\u2026 — JAKE (@JAKE)
Another person wrote: “I would join in too.”
I would join in toohttps://twitter.com/lswingz/status/1487563246894727171\u00a0\u2026 — Mikez \ud83c\uddef\ud83c\uddf2 (@Mikez \ud83c\uddef\ud83c\uddf2)
Someone else commented; “Looool how can you hate Birmingham.”
Looool how can you hate Birminghamhttps://twitter.com/LSwingz/status/1487563246894727171\u00a0\u2026 — Cheri Am\u00f2ur (@Cheri Am\u00f2ur)
Another added: “Afters the s**t show we’ve all been through the past two years, this fills me with joy.”
Afters the shit show we\u2019ve all been through the past two years, this fills me with joyhttps://twitter.com/lswingz/status/1487563246894727171\u00a0\u2026 — Carl Harris (@Carl Harris)
One person joked: “That first paycheque of the year always hits different.”
That first pay cheque of the year always hits different https://twitter.com/lswingz/status/1487563246894727171\u00a0\u2026 — Tom Bower Brum (@Tom Bower Brum)
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