LAHORE – The sixth loss of life anniversary of Lollywood ghazal King late Mehdi Hasan Khan is being noticed at this time (Wednesday).
Mehdi Hassan was born on July 18, 1927 in a village known as Luna, Rajasthan in Jhunjhunu district in India right into a household of conventional musicians.
He was awarded KL Saigal Sangeet Shehenshah Award by the federal government of India, the Non-public information channel reported.
He was honoured with Tamgha-e-Imtiaz, Satisfaction of Efficiency and Hilal-e-Imtiaz by the federal government of Pakistan.
In 1983, within the court docket of King Birendra he was awarded Gorkha Dakshina Bahu by the federal government of Nepal.
He remained a number one singer of movie business together with Ahmed Rushdi. The very best civilian honour
of Pakistan, ‘Nishan-e-Imtiaz’ is conferred on him.
In 1957, Mehdi Hassan was given the chance to sing on Radio Pakistan, primarily as a thumri singer, which earned him recognition throughout the musical fraternity.
He had a ardour for Urdu poetry, and due to this fact, he started to experiment by singing ghazals on a
part-time foundation. He cites radio officers ZA Bukhari and Rafiq Anwar as extra influences in his development as a ghazal singer.
Mehdi Hassan first track was ‘Jis Ne mere dil Ko dard diya’ movie Susral in 1962 and fashionable ghazal ‘Insha ji ab kooch Karo is shar me dil Ko lagna Kia’ made him immortal. Later, Lata Mangeshkar mentioned compliments for him that “Bhagwan talks in his throat”.
In October 2010, HMV launched ‘Sarhadein’ through which in all probability the primary and final duet track ‘Tera Milana’ that includes Mehdi Hassan and Lata Mangeshkar was launched.
Mehdi Hassan was died on June 13, 2012, after a protracted sickness, in a personal hospital in Karachi.
Hassan died on June 13, 2012, after a protracted sickness in Karachi.