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Parween Sultana


Parween Sultana was created in Gowgong in Assam in 1950. She was steeped within the lore and lives of the fantastic musical experts by her dad, Janal Ikramul Majib, a traditional music devotee and an excellent admirer of Bade Ghulam Ali Khan. From an early on age her dad would take her to music celebrations. “I result from a very traditional Muslim family members and Muslims have become, very traditional,” she explained in 1991. Regardless of this, her dad urged her dawning desire for performing. It led with time to the very much frowned-upon practice of performing in public areas. She debuted on stage at age nine. In 1965 she documented her 1st EP for EMI India, and in 1967 her 1st LP for the same label. She qualified with Chinmoy Lahiri for a decade before failing wellness necessitated him recommending a replacement within the Bombay-based Dilshad Khan. She balked as of this in the beginning, only receiving him as her expert in August 1974. They wedded on August 26, 1975. Since that time they will have each pursued single careers parallel with their duo function. An adjunct of her traditional function is her periodic moonlighting within the Indian film market. She has, for instance, sung for the soundtracks of Ashary, Kudrat and Pakeezah.

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Full Name Parveen Sultana
Date Of Birth May 24, 1950
Died March 20, 2016, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Profession Singer
Nationality Indian
Children Shadaab Sultana Khan
Parents Marufa Majid, Janab ikramul Majid
Awards Padma Bhushan, Filmfare Award for Best Female Playback Singer, Sangeet Natak Akademi Award for Hindustani Music - Vocal
Music Songs Hamen Tumse Pyar Kitna, Aan Milo Sajana, Bhavani Dayani, Kaun Gali, Piya ki gali, Aaj Kaun Gali Gayo Shyam, Pital Ki Mori Gagri, Piya Ki Gali Lage Bhali, Vaada Tumse Hain Vaada, Raga Gujri Todi, Raga Hansdhwani, Shubh Ghadi Aayee Re, Raga Amba Manohari, Hori - Thumri, Raga Maru Bihag, Koi Ishq Ka Rog Lagaye Na, Meera Bhajan - Mai To Lino Govind Mol, Natun Tomar Charandhani, Ye Bahot Khushi Ki Nishani Hai, Sakhiyati Jilmil Pakhi, Raga mishra khamaj, Sai Ram Sai Ram - Bhajan, Taras Gaye More Nain, Aeri Jal Jhar Laye & Badarwa Barsan Layi, Raga Bhairavi - Dayani Bhavani, Mai to Leenho Govind Mol, Raga Maru Behag: Chotta Khayal, Sai Bhajan, Tarana In Teentaal, Raga Maluha Maand - Alap, Vilambit Khyal In Ektal, Ae Tum Kahe Rahe, Hamen Tumse Pyar Kitna, Pt. 1
Albums Bhavani Dayani, Meri Dilruba, Rare Melodies, Classical Vocal: Parveen Sultana (Live At Savai Gandharva Festival, Pune), Maestro's Choice, Parveen Sultana - Live from Savai Gandharva Music Festival 1992, Classical Vocal: Begum Parveen Sultana (Live At Savai Gandharva Festival, Pune), Innovation Greets Traditional, Legends - Begum Parween Sultana, Simply Divine, Legends Begum Parween Sultana Cd 4, Begum Parween Sultana - Sarang Kauns, Miyan Malhar, Khayal and Thumri, Parween Sultana(Vocal), Safar, Begum Parween Sultana - Hindustani Classical, Bahut Tum Achchhi Ho, The Best of Jugalbandis Ever, Classical Vocal - Parween Sultana, Kalyan Ke Prakar, Par Excellence, Rare Melodies Parween Sultana Classical Vocal, Maestro's Choice - Parween Sultana, Simply Divine (Live), Duologue In Raga, The Malhars - Jal Jhar Laye - Pandit Bhimsen Joshi, Begum Parween Sultana, The Genius Of Begum Parween Sultana, Le Chant - Khayal, Khayal Se Bhajan Tak, Vol. 2, From Dawn Until Night

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Music Department

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1920 2008 playback singer
Razia Sultan 1983 playback singer
Vijeta 1982 playback singer
Kalankini Kankabati 1981 playback singer
Sharada 1981 playback singer
Kudrat 1981 playback singer - as Parvin Sultana
Pakeezah 1972 playback singer - uncredited



1920 2008 performer: "Vaada Tumse Hain Vaada - II"
Kudrat 1981 performer: "Humein Tumse Pyar Kitna f"
Parwana 1971 performer: "Piya Ki Gali"

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