10 Amazing facts about Atif Aslam

Today, March 12, is the birthday of the famous singer Atif Aslam and as such we think it is appropriate to dedicate an article to him on this day. In today’s one minute read, read the 10 amazing facts about the Atif Aslam, the man with the golden voice.

He made his film debut in Bol. The film enjoyed critical success and became one of the highest grossing Pakistani films of all time.

He is the youngest recipient of Tamgha-e-Imtiaz, a Pakistani civilian honor.

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Atif Became interested in music while he was attending high School at PAF College, Lahore.

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Although a highly talented singer, his initial passion was cricket and he dreamed of becoming part of Pakistan’s national cricket team.

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He was declared the most popular artist on an Indian music streaming service, Saavn.

Three of his songs are featured in the award winning film, Man push Cart.

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Atif Aslam was the captain of the Pakistani team in Sur Kshetra, a singing talent show in India. The show concluded with a member of team Pakistan winning.

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Atif lists the late Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan as his favorite singer.

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Atif Aslam was nominated for “The most popular male Artist (International)” at the Big Apple Music Award.

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He recorded his first song “Aadat” with his own pocket money.  The song within weeks became a hit.