Bilal Maqsood

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Bilal Maqsood
Strings at LUMS 17th FEB 2010.jpg
Bilal at LUMS in February 2010
Background information
Born (1971-03-23) 23 March 1971 (age 47)[1]
Occupation(s)Artist, guitarist, songwriter, composer, painter[1]
InstrumentsGuitar, Bass, Vocals
Years active1988–1992, 2000–present
Associated actsStrings band

Bilal Maqsood (Urdu: بلال مقصود) is a member of Strings, a very popular Pakistani pop band. He has also directed a number of music videos. For Bilal and his band Strings, success came in 1992 after the launch of the song Sar Kiye Yeh Pahar, the song was an instant hit and so was Strings. Strings made its entry into the Bollywood music scene in 2006.[2][1]

Personal life[edit]

Bilal Maqsood is the son of Pakistani popular writer, actor, TV artist, and TV host and comedian Anwar Maqsood.[3]


  • Sar Kiye Yeh Pahaar (début video of his band Strings)[1]
  • Maula (the last video shot by the Vital Signs)[4]
  • Us Rah Par (featuring Junaid Jamshed)
  • Beirut (Strings)

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c d "Bilal Maqsood Singer/ Composer/ Guitarist Strings".
  2. ^ "Strings, Bilal Maqsood, Faisal Kapadia - MTV UK".
  3. ^ "Strings and Javed Bashir make their comeback in Moor's 'Talabgaar'". Dawn. Pakistan. 21 July 2015. Retrieved 19 October 2018.
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