Junaid Khan is a famous Pakistani film actor, singer-songwriter, and television actor. Moreover, he is the lead vocalist of the band Call, which has released duo commercially efficacious albums, Jilawatan and Dhoom. Singer Junaid Khan Pays Justified Tribute to Mehdi Hassan.
Furthermore, in 2012 Khan was nominated at the Lux Style Awards in two different categories Best TV Actor for the serial Dil Ki Lagi and Best Album of the Year for the album Dhoom. Recently, the melodious Khan paid a justified tribute to the king of Ghazal Mehdi Hassan on his 91st birth anniversary.
Singer Junaid Khan Pays Justified Tribute to Mehdi Hassan
Khan released his rendition of Hassan’s ‘Zindagi mai tou Sab hi’ and he is enthralled to get to know from his viewers that how far he has articulated his capacity to praise Mehdi Hassan.
“I thought to make my version of Zindagi mein tou Sabhi as a fan. In Pakistan, there are a few vocalists that I’m so inspired by, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan and Mehdi Hassan are two names that are on top. Their voices, vocals, texture, tone, and expression, I’ve always been a fan of. This track by Mehdi Hassan is one I was always moved by this track. From the expression, the lyrics, the melody to the way he sang it, it has always been really inspiring.”
Khan Answered on Being Questioned of “Matching-Skills”
“Of course, I can’t even think of matching the skill set of his but I thought that as a humble tribute I should give to this wonderful voice that Pakistan still cherishes. That’s why I thought to do this song in my own style.”
Speaking to Images, Junaid Khan gives the reason for his pick of ‘Zindagi mai tou Sab hi’ for the tribute
“It’s a very deep song and of course using my instrumentation and thought process which is influenced by rock I thought to make my version of this track as a fan.”
Junaid Khan’s interpretation of the original track with a blend of the personal spur is OUTSTANDING!
Junaid’s stance is always inclined to make a balance of rock and Eastern music. Moreover, one can sense the inspiration for the original track within the fusion. Khan undoubtedly does his best to originate his musical cluster of strings and tunes to fascinate the audience.