Faakhir Mehmood was born on 20th April 1973 in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. He is a singer, and composer. He knows how to use music properly. His music consists of a lot of European and Western sites. Not only, he is a singer, songwriter, and composer he is also a Philanthropist. Faakhir Mehmood always positively used his music. He is a soft person; he has done many things for many charity organizations.
Faakhir Mehmood is a famous singer, composer, and songwriter. He has sung many songs for Pakistan and he has made his name prominent in the industry by his talent.
He started his music career when he was eight and he bought his small harmonica. It was his first introduction to music. He was passionate about music. Because of these interests, he steps into the music industry in Karachi. After these efforts, he founded the band "Awaaz". He worked as the keyboardist in the band. Faakhir produced three albums before 2006. He made his debut album Atish in 2000 which become a hit. The song of this album "Dil Naa Lagay" become the superhit song of 2000.
After this, he made another album "Mantra". The song for this album "Jiyaa Na Jaye" shared a debut with a famous Indian singer Sunidhi Chauhan. Another song "Mahi Ve" become the source to achieved two awards at the Sangeet Naatak Academy Awards of India. Faakhir also performed on this show. The success of his albums took him to Washington DC and New York where he performed in front of different people. His music took him to other countries to perform as well. After reaching the heights of fame, he took a short break from music for his business.
In 2016, he joined Coke Studio Season 9. He first appeared for the version of Nusrat Fateh Ali's "Afreen Afreen". In his other performance, he sang with Zeb Bangash a Pashto folk song "Dilrubaa Na Razi" in Spain, and it is considered as the Pakistani expensive music video. He was also seen in the Judges panel of the top show "Pakistan Sangeer Icon".
Faakhir Mehmood married Mehreen who is running a fashion store, "Ney York Avenue" which is situated in Forum Mall Karachi. The couple is blessed with a daughter and a son.
Faakhir is graduated from UET (University of Engineering and Technology) Lahore.
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Faakhir Mehmood and his children create The Quarantine Song:
We all know the situation of the country we are going through. In Lockdown and quarantine session Faakhir Mehmood make one new song along with his children. Faakhir and his kids recently released their song "Meri Double Chin" a song that is describing what the COVID-19 lockdown has done to all of us. It has created different features in this song. His daughter is also an inherited music lover like her father.