One of the most prominent entertainment stars in Pakistan, Ali Zafar is well-known for his singing and acting talents. After seeing much success in Bollywood, the actor has now turned his sights to Pakistani cinema, with his and recently even debuted with Teefa in Trouble. But before becoming an actor, Zafar was better known for his music. The singer turned actor turns 39 today and we celebrate some his best songs.
Zafar is known to be one of the key musicians to change the face of Pakistani pop music. He debuted as a musician along with the album Huqa Pani which was a big hit and success for Zafar whose five million copies were sold worldwide.
Here's looking at some of his best songs:
1. Sun Rey Sajaniya
If you know Ali Zafar, you have definitely heard this track. The catchy track not only became famous for its video but also Ali's effortless singing.
2. Ae Dil Kisi Ki Yaad Mein
Ali Zafar joined Coke Studio Pakistan in 2008 and performed three original songs "Allah Hu", "Daastan-e-Ishq" and "Nahi Ray Nahi", and one tribute song "Yaar Daddi Ishq" to Muhammad Juman, in season one and two. One of his other contributions on the show has also been the love "Ae Dil Kisi Ki Yaad Mein".
"Jhoom" is one of the most popular songs of the actor. The love ballad is a favourite of Ali Zafar fans. It is one of the earlier tracks from his career.
4. Tu Hi Hai
Dear Zindagi's popular song "Tu Hi Hai" performed by Ali Zafar is one of the best songs from the album. Not only did we like Ali's performance in the film as 'Rumi'. The song is a treat to hear.
5. Voh Dekhney Mein
Ali Zafar starred in London Paris New York along with Aditi Rao Hydari. The film had a lovely romantic song sung by the star. Voh Dekhney Mein's had fun lyrics that were more like a conversation and Ali Zafar gets is perfectly right.
After making a successful debut in Pakistan with Teefa in Trouble, we are sure Zafar will be starring in more bigger films. Tell us which is your favorite Ali Zafar song of all time?