If we talk about Pakistani music then we have come to know that it has rich music culture because it has produced big names in music like Mehdi Hassan, Ustaad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Ahmed Rushdi and many others. They all have not only gained popularity and fame in Pakistan but internationally they proved their talent. Many Pakistani singers went in India and performed their talent and skills there. With the passage of time the taste of listeners definitely changed and the people started liking music like pop and others. In spite of all this the old melodious songs are still in the heart and souls of the people. Here in this article we have collected top ten best Pakistani Male singers right now. Although it is really a tough task because all the singers have melodious voice and are doing really good work but we have tried our level best in selecting the right top ten and hoping that you will be agree with this list. Let’s have a look.
The King of Pop Atif Aslam comes at first spot in our list. The 32 years Atif is a multi talented person as he is a film actor, dancer, song writer and spectacular singer. He is also richest Pakistani singer right now. He started his debut as an actor from the Pakistani movie “Bol” by ShoMan in 2011 and after that also appears in Indian movies. The most interesting thing about Atif is that he actually wants to become the cricketer and had dreamed to be selected in the Pakistan’s national cricket team but on his friends proposal he started to sing during his days when he was in college and after that his first single “Aadat” he became popular and become the household name in Pakistan Music Industry. Atif is the youngest person who got Tamgha-e-Imtiaz (Pakistan Civilian Award) which is the acceptance of his talent and fame.
2-Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan
The big name that ruled over the hearts of the millions of people across the globe is none other than Ustaad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan who is still considered as the respected name in the world of music. No one can deny his talent and glory that he had and almost every singer consider Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan as his ideal. He was not only famous within the country but internationally he got respect and fame as many international singers also consider him as their ideal. Michael Jackson was also his biggest fan of Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan. He was died on 16 August 1997 as the age of 48 in London, United Kingdom.
3-Rahat Fateh Ali Khan
The pride of Pakistan Rahat Fateh Ali Khan is the singer of all type whether Sufi, rock, pop, Duets or Classic because he has full command over all these types. This greatest singer is the nephew of Ustaad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan. The legendary Rahat Fateh Ali Khan is known as one of the best Lollywood and Bollywood playback singer. He started his career as a singer in 1985 with a solo song while he was in UK with his uncle Ustaad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan. After this, success followed him and made him best singer not locally but internationally as well. In his career he has received lots of awards which are really uncountable at this moment.
The Pakistani Singer, composer, model, actor, songwriter and painter, Ali Zafar comes at number four in our list. His singing career was started with the song “Jugnuon Se Bhar Le Aanchal” from the Pakistani film “Shararat” which was directed by Samina Peerzada. After his debut he launched his first album Huqa Pani where the song “Channu” reached to him at the peak of success and fame. Near about five million copies of that album were sold worldwide that shows how much successful that album was. In 2013 worldwide poll that was conducted by Eastern Eye (British Weekly Newspaper) Ali Zafar was voted as the “sexiest Asian Man on the Planet”.
Falak Shabir is one of those singers who are really interesting to look and listen to. This young talented Pakistani pop singer was born on 27 December 1985 in Karachi (Pakistan). He started his career with the single “Rog” that was proved commercially successful and opened the doors of success for him to go ahead. “Tera Saath Ho” was his second single that was included in the soundtrack of “7 Welcome to London” movie. One thing about Falak that is unique and differentiate him to others is its videos because it really portrays songs in his videos according to the environment and situation.
6-Farhan Saeed (Jal the Band)
The next name in our special created list is of Farhan Saeed who is the former vocalist of Pakistani band (Jal). Farhan is also the owner of Restaurant Café Rock as well. This famous singer is capable of singing in Urdu, English and Punjabi languages. He started his singing career in 2004 which is continuing with success and fame. On 8 September 2011 he left the band “Jal” and started his solo career after that departure. He also sung for Bollywood and appreciated by the audience and listeners.
Bilal Saeed is very popular singer in Pakistan and he has impressed everyone with his heart touching voice. He mostly sings Punjabi songs that are very famous among the young generation. His career was started from the Punjabi song “12 Saal” in 2011 and after that he has sung many Punjabi songs that are very popular among the viewers and listeners. Besides that singing, he is also a best composer and songwriter as well.
8-Shafqat Amanat Ali
If I say that Shafqat Amanat Ali has the same class as Muhammad Rafi, Kishore Kumar, Talat Mahmood and Mukesh then it might not be wrong because he has perfect rhythm and perfect ability to stay in tune. The classical singer Shafqat Amanat Ali Khan belongs to Patiala Gharana and is the lead vocalist of Fuzon (Pakistani Band). The Pride of Performance Award holder started his career in 2000 and since then he sung many unforgettable songs like “Aankhon Ke Saagar”, “Ankhiyan”, “Khamaj” and some others.
One of the most prominent names in Pakistan music industry Sajjad Ali was born on 24 August 1966 in Lahore, Pakistan. This man is really a best example of talent as he is a singer (semi classical, pop, and rock), film actor, director, producer and poet as well. Sajjad Ali released his first classical successful album (Master Sajjad Sings Memorable Classics) in 1979 where the musicians at that time were Mehdi Hassan, Bade Ghulam Ali Khan, Amanat Ali Khan and Ghulam Ali. After that he has released lots of hit music albums and also is related with drama and film industry as well. Surely he is great singer having magical voice.
10-Nabeel Shaukat Ali
The last but certainly not the least name in our countdown is of Nabeel Shaukat Ali who started his career in 2011 and is doing really well. He is the winner of Sur Kshetra which was the singing talent show and of course was the music battle between Pakistan and India. This show was aired on Geo TV, AAG TV, Sahara One, Colors TV and Rishtey. He is associated with Sara Raza Khan, Nadeen Abbas, Diljaan and Mulazim Hussain. Surely Nabeel Shaukat Ali is the young talent and has the bright future.