|In memorium: Nine years since Pervez Mehdi left us
He was a student of Ustad Mehdi Hasan Khan sahib and yet, was able to find an audience for himself right when his teacher was also at the peak of his career. Well-known folk and ghazal singer, Pervez Mehdi rose to fame with his song Mae nae jana pardes which was aired on Radio Pakistan from Lahore Centre, in the 1970’s and since then the maestro never looked back. He passed away on 29th August 2005 at the age of 70.
Globally recognised Punjabi pop and play back singer, Daler Mehndi, considers ...