Mehdi Hassan, The King of Ghazal


ISLAMABAD, June 13 (APP): Shahenshah e Ghazal Mehdi Hassan was undoubtedly among the legendary singers of his time who has contributed a lot for this field.

Shahenshah e Ghazal had performed for a number of films, released many ghazal and sing volumes while performing around the world.

Baat krni mujy Mushkal, Gulloun main Rung Bhry, Aik Husan ki Davi sy Mujy Pyar Hua tha, Dil ki Baat Laboun par laa kar, Zindgi main to Sabi payar kia krty hain, Ranjash Hi sahi, Payar Bhary do sharmilay nain and his thousands of songs are still in the library of music lovers.

He was awarded some of the most prestigious titles in Pakistani music industry, including the Nigar Award for Best Performer on several occasions.

The government of Pakistan also presented him with the Pride of Performance Awards, Tamgha-e-Imtiaz and Hilal-i-Imtiaz.

Although he is no more among us but his charismatic voice, personality and his work is still shining after seven years of his death.

Source VNS Islamabad