Humaira Channa Biography, Age, Family, career, and Coke Studio Songs list

Humaira Channa Biography, Age, Family, career, and Coke Studio Songs list

Bio of Humaira Channa

Humaira Channa, also recognized as Humera Channa. She was a 6 Nigar Award-winning film playback musician from Pakistan. She has won the 3rd most Nigar Awards in history, ranked only after Meh Naz and Noor Jahan.

This article contains all the information regarding Humaira Channa's life, career, and awards.

Early life and career of Humaira Channa

Humaira Channa joined the Pakistani entertainment industry inspired by her father. Her father was previously a filmmaker. She first sang for her father's movie at the age of nine. Later she was permitted to sing folk songs of Sufi Shah Abdul Latif Bhittai on Pakistani television, Karachi. She rose to popularity in the early 1990s. She used to sing in Urdu, Punjabi, Saraiki, and Sindhi languages. She has sung more than a thousand songs in her profession until the year 2016.

Initially, Humaira Channa was a replacement singer for Naheed Akhtar during the 1980s, after Naheed Akhtar determined to get married and retire from the Pakistani film industry. In the year 2017, some of the iconic playback singers of Pakistan were moaning about the lack of work yielded to them due to the initiation of new trends in the Pakistani film industry where the importance now is on pop singers and music bands instead of movie songs that these playback musicians used to sing.

Humaira Channa has visited United States, Canada, United Arab Emirates, Bangladesh, and Europe for tours regarding concerts.

Here is a list of her television drama series;

Television Drama series of Humaira Channa

  1. Humaira Channa appeared in Silver Jubilee in the PTV entertainment show starring Anwar Maqsood in the year 1983.
  2. Humaira Channa has sung the OSTs for the following television drama series:
  3. Rishtay Mohabbaton Kay on Hum TV in the year 2009.
  4. Shikan on PTV in the year 2010.
  5. Kaash Aisa Ho on ARY TV in the year 2013.
  6. Naagin (Pakistani TV series) in the year 2017 on Geo Kahani.

Here is a list of her songs in Coke Studio Pakistan;

  1. Ambwa Talay with Javed Bashir and Mekaal Hasan Band in the year 2014.
  2. Phool Banro adjacent Abbas Ali Khan in the year 2014.
  3. Mujh Sy Pehli Si Muhabbat Mere Mehboob Na Maang with Nabeel Shaukat Ali in the 2016.

Awards and recognition of Humaira Channa

  1. Humaira Channa has won Nigar Awards six times (1986, 1989, 1991, 1993, 1994, and 1997). She won for Best Female Playback Singer.
  2. She was presented with the Pride of Performance Award by the President of Pakistan in the year 2017.

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