Sahir Ali Bagga
Sahir Ali Bagga
ساحر علی بگا
|Born||10 April 1978|
|Genres||Rock, sufi, pop, R&B and Pakistani film music, Pakistan Television music|
|Occupation(s)||Composer, music director, singer, instrumentalist and record producer|
|Associated acts||Pritam Chakraborty, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Shafqat Amanat Ali Khan,Coke Studio Pakistan|
Recently he has composed music for the Pakistani movie, Zinda Bhaag (2013). He also worked on the soundtrack of Pakistani movies, Hijrat (2016) and Tamanna (2014), contributing two songs to the latter; Koi Dil Mein and Chell Oi. He has also composed music of Hum TV's Ishq-e-Benaam. He gained some added recognition by appearing on Coke Studio (Pakistan). "Yeh mumkin tou nahi", "Malang", "Baazi","Rab Waaris" and "Roye Roye " are his famous sound tracks.
Sahir Ali Bagga is the son of the 1970s Pakistani composer Amjad Hussain. Sahir Ali Bagga started in the music industry as a drummer and later joined the band Jupiters where he met music video singer Jawad Ahmad. He composed music for Ahmed's album and this helped Bagga find his career path. He first received recognition and praise for his work and musical arrangements on Pakistan Television produced TV show named Virsa: Heritage Revived (2009-2010) TV season. On this show, he composed music for TV performances of Shafqat Amanat Ali Khan, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Azra Jehan, Sanam Marvi and many more performers. This highly popular TV show was hosted by Lahore's socially active personality Yousuf Salahuddin.
He also sang some popular TV dramas OSTs, such as one of the best O Rangreza (Hum TV), Iltija (Ary Digital TV), Khudgharz (ARY Digital), Intezaar (A plus TV) and many more. His recent OST for the TV drama O Rangreza received much recognition and was nominated for Lux Style Awards in 2018. He has also appeared in Coke Studio Pakistan (season 10) in a duet song with Aima Baig.
|2015||Jawani Phir Nahi Ani|
|2017||Arth - The Destination|
|2011||Jeena To Hai||Jeena To Hai||Himself||Solo|
|2011||Kuch Khawab Thay Mere||Kuch Khawab Thay Mere||Himself||Solo|
|2014||Dil Ka Darwaaza||Dil Ka Darwaaza||Himself||Solo|
|2014||Shehr e Yaraan||Shehr e Yaraan||Himself||Solo|
|2014||Jab We Wed||Jab We Wed||Himself||Solo|
|2014||Ranj e Ashnai||Ranj e Ashnai||Himself||co-singer Fariha Pervez|
|2014||Apni Kahani Kaisay Kahein||Apni Kahani Kaisay Kahain||Himself||singer Asif Ali Santoo|
|2015||Alvida||Alvida Aey Dil||Himself||Shafqat Amanat Ali|
|2015||Ishqaaway||Ishqaaway||Himself||Rahat Fateh Ali Khan|
|2016||Tum Kon Piya||Tum Kon Piya||Himself||Rahat Fateh Ali Khan|
|2016||Intezaar||Main Tenu Samjhawan Ki||Himself||Co-SingerAima Baig|
|2016||Sang-e-Mar Mar||Sang-e-Mar Mar Ka Dil||Himself||Rahat Fateh Ali Khan|
|2017||Khaali Haath||Kahaan Jaayen Yeh Dil||Himself||solo|
|2017||Mohabbat Tumse Nafrat Hai||Mohabat Ki Kahani Main||Himself||Rahat Fateh Ali Khan|
|2017||O Rangreza||Mohe Apne Hi Rang Mein||Himself||co-singer Sajal Aly|
|2017||Lekin||Lekin||Himself||co-singer Shafqat Amanat Ali|
|2017||Iltija||Iltija O Rabba||Himself||Solo|
|2017||Khudgharz||Yeh Jag Khudhgarz Bada||Himself||co-singer Aima Baig|
|2017||Imam Zamin||Imam Zamin||Himself||co-singer Aima Baig|
|2017||Titli||Jeevan Rakha Hua||Himself||solo|
|2017||Khaani||Kaisa Yeh Dard Hai||Himself||Rahat Fateh Ali Khan|
|2018||Tohmat||Tohmat||Himself||co-singer Maria Mir|
|2018||Mera Khuda Jane||Haaye Rabba||Himself||solo|
|2018||Parchayee||Ishq Toh Lazawal Hota Hai||Himself||solo|
|2018||Tum Se Hi Talluq Hai||Wafa Nibha Lenge||Himself||solo|
|2018||Zun Mureed||Mein Woh Duniyaa Jahan Teri||Himself||solo|
|2018||Tu Jo Nahi||Tu Jo Nahi||Himself||co-singer Beena Khan|
|2018||Ghar Titli Ka Par||Aye Meray Khuda||Himself||Solo|
|2018||Ishq Muhalla||Ishq Muhalla||Himself||Solo|
|2018||Baandi||Maaye Ni Maaye Dekh Tu||Himself||co-singer Beena Khan|
|2018||Romeo Weds Heer||Mein Tera Romeo||Himself||co-singer Aima Baig|
|2018||Seerat||Sadda Rab Waris||Himself||solo|
|2018||Aye Dil Tu Bata||Aye Dil Tu Bata||Himself||solo|
|2019||Anaa||Pyaar Hai Tumsay Magar||Himself||co-singer Hania Amir|
|Deewar-e-Shab||Kya Hai ishq||Himself||Co-Singer Manwa Sisters|
|2019||Bharosa||Bharosa Pyaar Tera||Himself||solo|
|2019||Dar Khuda Se||Aankhoon Main Aansoo||Himself||Solo|
Bagga has worked on the following albums throughout his career.
|2012||Aaj Rung Hey||
|2012||Kaisa Yeh Jadoo Hai||
- Khan, Sher (20 April 2012). "Sahir Ali Bagga: Age of glory". The Express Tribune (newspaper). Retrieved 14 January 2019.
- "Hijrat makers promise entertainment". The Express Tribune (newspaper). 30 October 2013. Retrieved 14 January 2019.
- "Tamanna: An uplifting collaboration". The Express Tribune (newspaper). 10 January 2012. Retrieved 14 January 2019.
- Shafqat Amanat Ali Khan, Sanam Marvi sing Allama Iqbal on YouTube (music by Sahir Ali Bagga) Uploaded 27 Nov 2010, Retrieved 14 January 2019
- Sahir Ali Bagga and Aima Baig appearance at Coke Studio (Pakistan) on YouTube Retrieved 14 January 2019
- "Sahir Ali Bagga Video songs". hungama.com website. Retrieved 14 January 2019.