Legendary Pakistani folk singer Nayyara Noor has passed away. The 71 year old left her mark in the hearts of thousands of fans worldwide.
On Sunday, Pakistan lost one of its prolific singers Nayyara Noor. Known as the “Nightingale of Pakistan, the singer’s passing resonated around the Subcontinent as people from India mourn the loss of this great singer as well.
Known for her melodious voice, Nayyara has given some truly magical performances. Her voice turned the works of legendary poets into a work of art. From Faiz Ahmed Faiz to Behzad Lakhnawi, Nayyara Noor’s soulful voice is etched in history. She was not only famous for her iconic ghazals and romantic ballads but also her patriotic anthems that Pakistani still listen to today.
In honor of her passing, here are some of the greatest hits sung by the Nightingale of Pakistan, Nayyara Noor.
Kabhi Hum Khoobsurat Thay
Aaj Bazar Mein
Hum Ke Thehre Ajnabi
Roothe Ho Tum Tumko Kaise Manaaon
Aaj Gham Hai Tou Kiya Hai
Watan Ki Matti Gawah Rehna
Nayyara Noor may be gone but her voice lives on. The Nightingale left a body of work that is unparalleled and will never be forgotten. Which Nayyara Noor song is on your playlist? Share your thoughts in the comment section below.