Munni Begum is a famous Pakistani ghazal singer. Her real name is Nadira She is American National ,based in Chicago, IL, USA.
Munni Begum began career as a singer in Karachi in 1970s. Begum released her first album of ghazals in 1976. It became a smash hit and broke all previous records.
On March 23, 2008 Governor Dr Ishrat-ul-Ibad Khan has conferred the Pride of Performance award upon legendary female singer Munni Begum at a simple ceremony held at Governor’s House in Karachi.
As for Begum’s hit ghazals, the list is nearly endless – listen to Munni Begum’s famous ghazals online. Some of these are:
- Jhoom barabar jhoom sharabi
- Har qadam zehmatein…
- Tumhare sheher ka mausam bada suhana lage…
- Ek Bar Muskura Do
- Awaargi Mein Had Se Guzar Jaana Chahiye
- Bewafa Se Bhi Pyar Hota Hai
- Bhoolne Wale Se Koi Kehde
- Dil Ko Hale Karar Mein Dekha
- Idhar zindagi ka janaza uthe ga
- bhujhi hoi shama ka dhuaan hun
- Mareez e mohabbat unhi ka fasana
Pride of Performance Award (2008)