Nazia Iqbal

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Nazia Iqbal

نازیہ

اقبال
Birth name Nazia Iqbal
Origin Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan
Genres Pop
Folk
Occupation(s) Pashto music singer
Years active 2000–Present
Labels Various
Notable instruments
Duprai

Nazia Iqbal (Pashto: نازيه اقبال‎) is a Pashtun singer from Pakistan.[1]

Early years and Personal life[edit]

Iqbal was born in Swat, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province in 1980. She belongs to the Pashtun group.

Her fan base is primarily in Pakistan and Afghanistan, as well as being popular among Pashtuns abroad. Iqbal sings in several languages, including Pashto, Urdu, Punjabi, Dari and English. In 2005, she married a fellow performer, Javed Fiza, and settled with him in Maina Battan Lower Dir .

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Despite threats, this Pushto singer vows to keep the music alive". Dawn. 11 September 2016. Retrieved 11 September 2016.