The nation mourns over the death of renowned Qawwal Amjad Sabri who was shot dead in Karachi on Wednesday afternoon.
The sought-after performer Amjad Sabri belongs to the Pakistan’s foremost Sufi Qawwal group, Sabri Brothers, founded by his father Haji Ghulam Farid Sabri (late), and his younger brother Haji Maqbool Ahmed Sabri (late).
Amjad’s death is a great loss to the world of Qawwali but his mesmerizing Kalams and Qawwalis will never let him die in the hearts of his fans. He was the first making the Qawwali musical style accessible to the youth. He was a coveted performer who performed at large scale events like the annual Lux Style Awards and cultural exchange programme, Shaan-e-Pakistan. He was also to appear in Coke Studio Season 9.
We have shared here five memorable Qawwalis of the legend to present a tribute to him.
1. Bhar Do Jholi
2. Tajdar-e-Haram by Amjad Sabri
3. Karam Mangta Hoon
4. Milta Hai Kia Namaz Main Sajde Main Ja Ke Daikh
5. Mera Koi Nahi Hai
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