clear clear clear clear clear
clear
  
Movies
   Scoops & News

Ghazal singer Mehdi Hassan passes away



June 13, 2012 03:08:23 PM IST
By IBNS, Glamsham Editorial
Send to Friend

Ghazal maestro Mehdi Hassan passed away in a Karachi hospital on Wednesday. He was 85.

MEHDI HASSAN

He was suffering from health problems, said doctors.

The Pakistani ghazal singer, who was equally popular in India and other parts of the world for his singing, was born on July 18, 1927 in a village called Luna in Rajasthan, India into a family of traditional musicians.

He is famously known as the 'King of Ghazals'.

He was honoured with 'Tamgha-e-Imtiaz', 'Pride of Performance' and 'Hilal-e-Imtiaz' by the Government of Pakistan, and Gorkha Dakshina Bahu by the Government of Nepal.

Hassan mesmerized his listeners with his soul-touching ghazals in his glorious career that lasted several years.

We at Glamsham.com express our heartfelt condolences to Hassan family.



 
 

 More on Glamsham


- Aishwarya, Alia and 5 other best dressed hotties of the week - News
- Ali Fazal gets third time lucky in Hollywood! - News
- Dwayne Johson defends Priyanka Chopra for BAYWATCH trailer - News
- Good multiplex start for Aditya's BEFIKRE Ranveer-Vaani, DEAR ZINDAGI at 62 crore! - News
- HUMOUR: Shah Rukh to rescue Aditya Chopra & vice versa - News
- KUNG FU YOGA poster: Amyra Dastur strikes mind-blowing Kung Fu pose - News
- OK JAANU second poster all about Aditya-Shraddha's carefree smile - News
- Rahul Bhatt: Aamir Khan put his life on threat for DANGAL - News
- Rajinikanth not to celebrate his birthday for this reason - News
- Sonam, Katrina... 5 worst dressed babes of the week - News
- Angad Bedi - Picture Gallery
- Babe Of The Day - Picture Gallery
- Best Dressed Of The Week - Picture Gallery
- Deepika, Anushka, Yami, Sonam at Ranveer Singh's BEFIKRE screening - Picture Gallery
- Hrithik Roshan, Athiya Shetty, Kanika Kapoor and others at Anandita De's blog launch - Picture Gallery

   News Archives


   Comments

A Fifth Quarter Infomedia Pvt. Ltd. site.