Amjad Sabri, the love of Pakistan and worldwide Qawwali fans was shot dead in an attack on Wednesday.
His sudden death left the entire country in grief. This is not a only a great loss for Pakistan, but also for the entire music industry in general as well as a global loss for those who love qawali.
Sabri sahab may have left us in physical form, but his voice, the soul of the star, will always live in our hearts and for the generations to come.
To honor his services to the country and the music industry, we share Sabri’s best performances to date which will leave you inspired, loved and spellbound.
1. Tajdar-e Haram
2. Karam Mangta Hoon (Dua)
3. Khawaja Ki Diwani
4. Bhar Do Jholi
5. Mast Qalander
Coke Studio Debut
Amjad Sabri was also set to debut in Coke Studio season 9, one of country’s biggest music events. The 9th season of the popular music show would feature as many as 30 artists.
Sabri sahab has already collaborated with Rahet Fateh Ali Khan on a Qawwali. This will now serve as a fitting tribute to the late star.
Coke Studio Season 9 will start airing from August 14th. Be sure to catch the tribute.