Javed Bashir

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Javed Bashir
جاوید بشیر
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Background information
Born (1973-08-08) 8 August 1973 (age 44)[1][2]
Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
Genres Sufi, Qawwali, Classical, Pop, Rock
Occupation(s) Singer
Instruments Vocals
Years active 2001 – present
Associated acts Mekaal Hasan Band, Shankar Ehsaan Loy, Pritam Chakraborty, Coke Studio Pakistan (Season 2), Coke Studio Pakistan (Season 7), Coke Studio Pakistan (season 9) Coke Studio Pakistan (season 10)

Javed Bashir (Punjabi, Urdu: جاوید بشیر‎; born 8 August 1973) is a Pakistani playback singer who is known as master of Hindustani classical music[citation needed]. Javed has sung songs for many Bollywood movies including Cocktail, Kahaani, Rush, Bombay Talkies, Bhaag Milkha Bhaag and Once Upon A Time in Mumbai Dobaara!.

Early life[edit]

Javed Bashir's parents hail from Jalandhar, Punjab, India[3] Nalan Gharana. Though He has been singing since childhood but the professional training of Qawwali began from 1992 by his father Ustad Bashir Ahmad Khan. Javed Bashir's father, Ustad Bashir Ahmed Khan was a Qawwal. Javed Bashir took classical vocal training from his uncle Ustaad Mubarik Ali Khan.

Music career[edit]

Coke Studio Pakistan[edit]

Season Episode Song Artists Composer Music
2 1 Aje Latha Naeeo Javed Bashir Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan Rohail Hyatt
3 Chal Diyay Javed Bashir, Zeb & Haniya Zeb & Haniya Rohail Hyatt
5 Rona Chor Dia Javed Bashir, Zeb & Haniya Zeb & Haniya Rohail Hyatt
7 2[4] Charkha[5] Javed Bashir Javed Bashir Strings
4[6] Ambwa Talay Javed Bashir, Humera Channa Javed Bashir Strings
6 Yaad Javed Bashir Javed Bashir Strings
9 1 Aye Rah-e-Haq- Ke Shaheedo Javed Bashir & Others Traditional Strings
2 Man Kunto Maula Javed Bashir & Ali Azmat Jaffer Zaidi Strings
5 Jhalliya Javed Bashir & Masuma Anwar Faakhir Mehmood Strings
10 1 Qaumi Taranah Javed Bashir & Others Ahmed Ghulamali Chagla Strings
4[7] Naina Moray Javed Bashir & Akbar Ali Traditional Jaffer Zaidi

Discography[edit]

Javed Bashir[8] started his solo singing career in 2001 by singing his first debut song "Deewane Nachde" from the album Anything But Silent By "Bally Sagoo". Javed Bashir's lucky break came when Mekaal Hasan of the Mekaal Hasan Band called him on board to join his band Mekaal Hasan Band. He was featured on Sampooran, Mekaal Hasan Band's first full-length album in 2004, the album landed Bashir mainstream success and appreciation. The band's world over famous song "Chal Bulleya" happened in 2009 from the album Saptak in collaboration with Mekaal Hasan Band. Post the release of Chal Bulleya, Javed and the band parted ways owing to differences on musical terms. Javed has since been working on a musical project for Indo-Pak peace in collaboration with Shankar Mahadevan.[9][10] Javed Bashir also released an album, Subrang in 2011.[11] Another of his albums include Vanga Ishq Diyan. He also sang in Coke Studio Season 2 and Season 7.

Year Album Song Artist Music Director
2017 MHB Andholan Remastered Edition Whole Album Javed Bashir Mekaal Hasan Band
Dil Say Pakistan Dil Say Pakistan Javed Bashir, Haroon, Muniba Mazari & Farhan Bogra Haroon & Shuja Haider
Yeh Hai Shaan-e-Pakistan Shaan-e-Pakistan Javed Bashir Javed Bashir & Amir Azhar
2015 Akhan Ladiyan Akhan Ladiyan Javed Bashir J R Dread
Dholna Whole Album Javed Bashir & Fariha Parvez Sahir Ali Bagga
Jeene Nahi Diya Whole Album Javed Bashir & Fariha Parvez Sahir Ali Bagga
Aao Ji Aao Ji Javed Bashir & Fariha Parvez Harpreet
2013 Electro Mahiya Electro Mahiya Javed Bashir Panjabi Hit Squad
2011 Subrang Naina More Javed Bashir, Akbar Ali Javed Bashir
2010 Livewire Tumhe Dillagi Javed Bashir Amit Rai
2009 Saptak Whole Album Mekaal Hasan Band Mekaal Hasan Band
2007 Jinx Dil Da Tu Jaani Javed Bashir Surinder Rattan
2006 Dialogue Whole Album Javed Bashir, Sondre Bratland Javed Bashir, Sondre Bratland
2004 Sampooran Whole Album Mekaal Hasan Band Mekaal Hasan Band
2002 Simply Rich Nahin Tere Jeha Hor Disda Javed Bashir Rishi Rich
2001 Anything But Silent Deewane Nachde Javed Bashir Bally Sagoo
Anything But Silent Naiyo Dil Lagda Javed Bashir Bally Sagoo

Television and Reality Shows[edit]

Javed Bashir has also sung a couple of original sound tracks for Pakistani TV Serials.

Year Serial Name Song Artist Lyrics Music Director
2017 Zakham Dildar Ka Gham Javed Bashir Sabir Zafer Waqar Ali
2016 Ghayal Rangreza Javed Bashir Sabir Zafar Asim Azhar & Qasim Azhar
Bhai Lagi Walay Javed Bashir, Akbar Ali & Beena Khan Traditional Naveed Nashad
2014 Laa Laa Javed Bashir Sarmad Sehbai Sahir Ali Bagga
Tare-Ankboot Sard Makdiyon Ne Javed Bashir, Nandini Srikar Faseeh Bari Khan Sahir Ali Bagga
2012 Aik Nayee Cindrella Yaar-e-Man Javed Bashir Sabir Zafar Amir Qureshi

Lollywood (Pakistani Cinema)[edit]

Javed Bashir has recently made his debut in the movie Moor. He has also sung a song in the movie Manto.

Year Song Film Composer
2016 Chali Re Hijrat Sahir Ali Bagga
2015 Talabgar Moor (film) Strings
Jogiya Moor (film) Strings
Kaun Hai Yeh Gustakh Manto Jamal Rahman

Pollywood (Indian Punjabi Cinema)[edit]

Bashir made his debut in the Punjabi movie Mitti Na Pharol Jogiya. He has sung the title song of this movie.

Year Song Film Composer
2017 Zindagi Bana Laya Dushman Jaidev Kumar
2015 Heer (Mitti Na Pharol Jogiya) Mitti Na Pharol Jogiya Kannu Jimmy
Vichhad Na Javin Ramta Jogi Harry Anand
Mere Sayian Shareek Jaidev Kumar

Bollywood[edit]

Javed Bashir made his entry in Bollywood through A. R. Rahman's scored movie Yuva in which his presence was heard in Background Score where he sang Alaps and Sargams. He debuted in Bollywood as Playback Singer with Kahaani's Piya Tu Kaahe Rootha Re[12] composed by Vishal–Shekhar. Next came Tera Naam Japdi Phiran from Cocktail. Pritam composed the music for that film. He also sang O Re Khuda for him for another film that year, Rush. The year 2013 began with the solo track Murabba from Bombay Talkies. His latest songs include Mera Yaar and O Rangrez of the movie Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, composed by Shankar Ehsaan Loy and Ye Tune Kya Kiya from Once Upon Ay Time in Mumbai Dobaara! with music by Pritam.[13]

Year Song Film Composer
2012 Piya Tu Kaahe Rootha Re Kahaani Vishal–Shekhar
Tera Naam Japdi Phiran Cocktail Pritam
O Re Khuda Rush Pritam
2013 Murabba Bombay Talkies Amit Trivedi
O Rangrez Bhaag Milkha Bhaag Shankar Ehsaan Loy
Mera Yaar
Ye Tune Kya Kiya Once Upon Ay Time in Mumbai Dobaara! Pritam
2014 Jigariyaa Jigariyaa Agnel - Faizan
2015 Daak Ticket Hawaizaada Rochak Kohli
Tujhse Door Love Exchange Jaidev Kumar
Aaj Ibadat Bajirao Mastani Sanjay Leela Bhansali
2016 Jugni[14] Jugni Clinton Cerejo
Dilan De Saudey Jugni Clinton Cerejo
Mann Ka Mirga Bollywood Diaries Vipin Patwa
Tu Hi Bata Mere Khuda Wah Taj Vipin Patwa
2017 Seene Mein Lagi Aag Mirza Juuliet Krishna Solo

Awards & Nominations[edit]

Javed Bashir's first Bollywood nomination was in Mirchi Music Awards in the category of Upcoming Male Vocalist of the Year in 2012 for his song Tera Naam Japdi Phiran from the film Cocktail followed by his nomination in Global Indian Music Awards in the category of Best Duet for his song O Rangrez from the film Bhaag Milkha Bhaag.

Year Award Category Song Film / Album Lyricist Music Result
2010 Lux Style Awards Best Singer of the Year Chal Bulleya Saptak Bulle Shah / Bhagat Kabir Mekaal Hasan Band Won
2012 Mirchi Music Awards Upcoming Male Vocalist of the Year Tera Naam Japdi Phiran Cocktail Irshad Kamil Pritam Nominated
2014 Global Indian Music Awards Best Debut O Rangrez Bhaag Milkha Bhaag Prasoon Joshi Shankar Ehsaan Loy Nominated
Zee Cine Awards Best Playback Singer Mera Yaar Bhaag Milkha Bhaag Prasoon Joshi Shankar Ehsaan Loy Nominated
Mirchi Music Awards Vocalist (Male) Of The Year O Rangrez Bhaag Milkha Bhaag Prasoon Joshi Shankar Ehsaan Loy Nominated
Raag Based Song O Rangrez Bhaag Milkha Bhaag Prasoon Joshi Shankar Ehsaan Loy Nominated
Song Representing Sufi Tradition O Rangrez Bhaag Milkha Bhaag Prasoon Joshi Shankar Ehsaan Loy Nominated
Song Representing Sufi Tradition Mera Yaar Bhaag Milkha Bhaag Prasoon Joshi Shankar Ehsaan Loy Won
2016 Mirchi Music Awards Raag Based Song Aaj Ibadat Bajirao Mastani A.M Turaz Sanjay Leela Bhansali Nominated
Lux Style Awards [15] Best Singer (Male) Talabgaar Moor Anwar Maqsood Strings Nominated
Song of the Year Jogiya Moor Anwar Maqsood Strings Nominated

References[edit]

  1. ^ "BBC – Music – Javed Bashir". Retrieved 28 December 2013. 
  2. ^ "Javed Bashir – Singer – MySwar". Retrieved 1 November 2013. 
  3. ^ "India is my second home : Javed Bashir". Retrieved 12 January 2014. 
  4. ^ "Coke Studio's 2nd episode of Season 7 a huge success!". Archived from the original on 12 October 2014. Retrieved 8 October 2014. 
  5. ^ "Javed Bashir takes on Bulle Shah's "Charkha" for Coke Studio 7". Retrieved 2 October 2014. 
  6. ^ "Coke Studio 7: Minimal music carries the day". Retrieved 16 October 2014. 
  7. ^ "Javed Bashir - Artists - Season 10 - Coke Studio Pakistan". Retrieved 3 September 2017. 
  8. ^ "Chakdey.com Interview with Javed Bashir". Retrieved 29 December 2013. 
  9. ^ "Javed Bashir Sings For Indo – Pak Peace – The Express Tribune". tribune.com.pk/. Retrieved 28 December 2013. 
  10. ^ "Javed Bashir Pays Tribute to NFAK". Archived from the original on 15 July 2014. Retrieved 15 July 2014. 
  11. ^ http://www.koolmuzone.pk/2011/02/javed-bashir-subrang-album-released-india
  12. ^ "Piya Tu Kaahe Rootha Re – Javed Bashir has arrived. – The Express Tribune". tribune.com.pk/. Retrieved 28 December 2013. 
  13. ^ "It is only music that unites India and Pakistan: Javed Bashir – Times Of India". timesofindia.indiatimes.com. Retrieved 1 November 2013. 
  14. ^ "Hitting The Right Notes". Retrieved 30 March 2016. 
  15. ^ "Lux Style Awards Nominees". Retrieved 31 May 2016. 

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