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.

More..

Awards


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

Discography


Film


 

Singer

Mere Toote Hue Arman Mere Toote Hue Arman
     
Album: Jeevan Sathi
Singer: Shamshad Begum
Music Director: S. Mohinder
Genre:
Overall Rating:
My Rating:
Album Category: Hindi, Film
Label: Saregama
 
Saarwan O Saarwan Saarwan O Saarwan
     
Album: Bairam Khan
Singer: Shamshad Begum
Music Director: Ghulam Haider
Lyricist: Wali Sahab
Genre:
Overall Rating:
My Rating:
Album Category: Hindi, Film
Label: Saregama
 
Balam Kitna Zalim Balam Kitna Zalim
     
Album: Bedardi
Singer: Shamshad Begum
Music Director: Roshan
Lyricist: Kidar Sharma
Genre:
Overall Rating:
My Rating:
Album Category: Hindi, Film
Label: Saregama
 
Kyon Dil Ki Kali Muskaayi Kyon Dil Ki Kali Muskaayi
     
Album: Bhool Bhulaiyan
Singer: Shamshad Begum, A.R. Ojha
Music Director: Bulo C. Rani
Lyricist: B.R. Sharma
Genre:
Overall Rating:
My Rating:
Album Category: Hindi, Film
Label: Saregama
 
Faani Hai Jawani Pi Le Faani Hai Jawani Pi Le
     
Album: But Tarash
Singer: Shamshad Begum
Music Director: Ghulam Haider
Genre:
Overall Rating:
My Rating:
Album Category: Hindi, Film
Label: Columbia Records
 



 

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
Overall Rating:
My Rating:
Album Category: Hindi, Film
Label: Saregama
 
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
Overall Rating:
My Rating:
Album Category: Hindi, Film
Label: Saregama
 
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
Overall Rating:
My Rating:
Album Category: Hindi, Film
Label: Saregama
 
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
Overall Rating:
My Rating:
Album Category: Hindi, Film
Label: Saregama
 
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
Overall Rating:
My Rating:
Album Category: Hindi, Film
Label: Saregama
 



Feedback