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


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

Discography


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Singer

Saiyan Teri Ankhiyon Mein Dil Kho Gaya Saiyan Teri Ankhiyon Mein Dil Kho Gaya
Album: 12 O' Clock
Singer: Shamshad Begum
Music Director: O.P. Nayyar
Lyricist: Sahir Ludhianvi
Genre: Filmi, Hindi Folk
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Label: Saregama
 
Jhamak Jhamak Liye Jhamak Jhamak Liye
Album: 1857
Singer: Shamshad Begum
Music Director: Sajjad Hussain
Lyricist: Mohan Singh, Shewan Rizvi, Pandit Ankur, Anjum Pilibhiti
Genre: Filmi
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Chhup Chhup Ke Re Chupke Chupke Chhup Chhup Ke Re Chupke Chupke
   
Album: Aadmi
Singer: Shamshad Begum
Music Director: Ramnath
Lyricist: Sartaj Rahmani
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Dil Toot Gaya Ji Dil Toot Gaya Ji
Album: Aag
Singer: Shamshad Begum
Music Director: Ram Ganguly
Lyricist: Behzad Lakhnavi
Genre: Filmi
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Kaahe Koyal Shor Machaye Re Kaahe Koyal Shor Machaye Re
Album: Aag
Singer: Shamshad Begum
Music Director: Ram Ganguly
Lyricist: Behzad Lakhnavi
Genre: Filmi
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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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