Shamshad Begum

Singer
Born: Apr 14, 1919
Death: Apr 23, 2013
 

The reclusive queen of yesteryears, Shamshad Begum, was born on the 14th April, 1919 in Lahore and was drawn to music since childhood. In 1937, at the age of eighteen, she made her radio debut in Lahore, where she sang naats or Isalmic devotional songs. Her voice was noticed by composer Ghulam Haider, who used her voice for his film "Khazanchi" (1941). The song "Ek Kali Naazon Ki Pali" from this film became overnight sensation.

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Awards


 
    Individual Awards:
  • 2009 - Government Of India - Padma Bhushan

Discography


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Singer

Jhamak Jhamak Liye Jhamak Jhamak Liye
  • Album: 1857
    Singer: Shamshad Begum
    Music Director: Sajjad Hussain
    Lyricist: Shewan Rizvi, Pandit Ankur, Anjum Pilibhiti, Mohan Sinha
    Genre: Filmi
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    Neha Laga Ke Nibhaiyo Dekho Jee Hamen Bhool Na Jaiyo Neha Laga Ke Nibhaiyo Dekho Jee Hamen Bhool Na Jaiyo
       
    Album: Aahuti (Anokhi Qurbani)
    Singer: Shamshad Begum
    Music Director: D.C. Dutt
    Lyricist: Indeevar
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    Koi Meri Sune Aurat Na Bane Koi Meri Sune Aurat Na Bane
  • Album: Ansoo
    Singer: Shamshad Begum
    Music Director: Husnlal - Bhagatram
    Lyricist: Qamar Jalalabadi
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    Aa Bhi Ja O Saajna Aa Bhi Ja O Saajna
     
    Album: Actor
    Singer: Shamshad Begum
    Music Director: Aziz Hindi
    Lyricist: Shewan Rizvi
    Genre: Filmi
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    Jaise Duniya Mein Hum Betikat Aa Gaye (Thokaron Se Jo Duniya) Jaise Duniya Mein Hum Betikat Aa Gaye (Thokaron Se Jo Duniya)
       
    Album: Actor
    Singer: Shamshad Begum, Khan Mastana
    Music Director: Aziz Hindi
    Lyricist: Shewan Rizvi
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    Most Popular Songs

    Kabhi Aar Kabhi Paar Laaga Teere Nazar Kabhi Aar Kabhi Paar Laaga Teere Nazar
  • Album: Aar Paar
    Singer: Shamshad Begum
    Music Director: O.P. Nayyar
    Lyricist: Majrooh Sultanpuri
    Genre: Filmi, Hindi Folk
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    Boojh Mera Kya Naam Re Boojh Mera Kya Naam Re
  • Album: C.I.D.
    Singer: Shamshad Begum
    Music Director: O.P. Nayyar
    Lyricist: Majrooh Sultanpuri
    Genre: Filmi, Hindi Folk
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    Kahin Pe Nigahen Kahin Pe Nishana Kahin Pe Nigahen Kahin Pe Nishana
  • Album: C.I.D.
    Singer: Shamshad Begum
    Music Director: O.P. Nayyar
    Lyricist: Majrooh Sultanpuri
    Genre: Filmi
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    O Le Ke Pehla Pehla Pyar - I O Le Ke Pehla Pehla Pyar - I
     
    Album: C.I.D.
    Singer: Shamshad Begum, Mohammed Rafi
    Music Director: O.P. Nayyar
    Lyricist: Majrooh Sultanpuri
    Genre: Filmi, Sugam
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    Meri Neendon Mein Tum Meri Neendon Mein Tum
  • Album: Naya Andaz
    Singer: Shamshad Begum, Kishore Kumar
    Music Director: O.P. Nayyar
    Lyricist: Jan Nisar Akhtar
    Genre: Filmi
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