Filmmaker Namewee Releases New Song “Curry & Roti” & Malaysians Love It!

Guys, listen to the song now it’s so catchy! 

Namewee or his real name, Wee Meng Chee, a Malaysian filmmaker and music producer recently released a new song titled “Curry & Roti” for his film, Nasi Lemak 1.0 which features a Bollywood-inspired love ballad as part of its soundtrack. 

filmmaker namewee releases new song “curry & roti” & malaysians love it!Photo via YouTube Namewee

Namewee, who plays a chef that travels back in time by mistake, embarks on a journey to find the best nasi lemak dish.

The music video for the song features Namewee and actress Sanjna Suri who are lovers, singing and dancing with other silly characters in the film, dressed up in stunning dresses and breathtaking locations!

The lyrics depict their affection for one another and how they complement each other like curry and roti, like… “I flip roti, you cook curry. I cook for you and you flip for me”

How cute, kan?!

Malaysians, of course, loved the song and expressed their glee after listening to the song. 

The music video on YouTube has gained over 7.6 million views at the time of writing.

Netizens praised the song’s multiculturalism and humor, and they said that the song perfectly captured the essence of Malaysia. And we agree!

Such a pretty music video, too!

By: Aishah Akashah Ahadiat