Junaid Jamshed Biography Family Pics Last Twitter Facebook Message Naat Qaseeda Burda Shareef in Chitral

Junaid Jamshed Biography Family Profile Age Career Pics Last Twitter Facebook Message Naat Qaseeda Burda Shareef in Chitral. Junaid Jamshed, the renowned scholar who is feared dead in the unfortunate  PIA plane crash near Havelian, along with his wife. His last Twitter message has been making rounds on social media platforms.

Junaid Jamshed (September 3, 1964 – December 7, 2016) was a Pakistani recording artist, television personality, fashion designer, occasional actor, singer-songwriter, preacher and televangelist. After graduating with a degree in engineering from the University of Engineering and Technology (Lahore), Jamshed briefly worked as a civilian contractor and engineer for the Pakistan Air Force before focusing on a musical career.

Jamshed first gained nationwide prominence and international recognition as group ‘Vital Signs’ vocalist in 1987 with the album, Vital Signs 1. It included the number one single Dil Dil Pakistan, and Tum Mil Gaye. The commercial success of Vital Signs’ first album helped develop Pakistan’s rock music industry.

In 1994, he released his debut solo album, Junaid of Vital Signs followed by Us Rah Par in 1999 and Dil Ki Baat in 2002. In 2004, Jamshed left both his engineering and music careers and, since then, has focused on his religious activities for Islam and reciting nasheeds on TV and releasing them on CD’s. Jamshed also owns a clothing boutique with the name “J.” (read as “Jay Dot”), which has several outlets throughout Pakistan and some abroad.

Junaid Jamshed Biography Family Profile Age Career:

Born 3 September 1964
Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
Died 7 December 2016 (aged 52)
Havelian, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan
Other names J.
Occupation Musician, song writer (1987–2004)
Naat Khawan (2002–2016), Islamic Preacher, Brand Ambassador of Junaid Jamshed.
Years active 1987–2016
Musical career
Instruments Vocals, guitar
Labels PTV Studio, EMI Pakistan Studios, Pepsi Pakistan Inc.
Associated acts Vital Signs (1987–1998)

In November 2014, Jamshed was accused of blasphemy and in December 2014, in a video message, he apologized for offending people and making mistakes.

Junaid Jamshed and members of his family died on 7 December 2016 when PIA Flight 661 crashed in Havelian. The flight was enroute to Islamabad from Chitral. He was in Chitral for a Tablighi Jamaat mission and was returning to Islamabad.

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Junaid Jamshed was on the PIA flight that has crashed. His wife was on board too.

Junaid Jamshed was in Chitral with a religious congregation and was returning to Islamabad when his plane crashed.

Vital Signs emerged in the early Eighties, when Jamshed and his future bandmates, bassist Shahzad Hassan and keyboardist Rohail Hyatt, were university graduates. Jamshed became known for his covers of Western hits, such as George Michael’s Careless Whisper, that he would perform on campus.

This was the beginning of rock music in Pakistan, which took influence from bands such as Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, Deep Purple and Van Halen and incorporated it with elements of classical Pakistani music.

The former pop star also shared photos of his visit to Chitral with his Twitter followers.

Heaven on Earth Chitral.
With my friends in the Path of Allah . Snowpacked Tirchmir right behind us!!

Jamshed rocketed to fame in Pakistan in the 1980s and 1990s as the singer for the Vital Signs rock group, and later launched a solo career, with a string of chart-topping albums and hits.

His name appeared on a passenger manifest for Pakistan International Airlines’ (PIA) flight PK661, which crashed near the northern town of Havelian. His presence on board was confirmed by his brother and friend.

Jamshed retired from music in 2001 and announced that he was devoting his life to Islam, joining the  Tableeghi Jamaat religious organisation.


With Vital Signs

  • 1989: Vital Signs
  • 1991: Vital Signs
  • 1993: Aitebar
  • 1995: Hum Tum

Solo Pop albums

  • 1994 – Junaid of Vital Signs, renamed Tumhara Aur Mera Naam
  • 1999 – Us Rah Par
  • 2000 – The Best of Junaid Jamshed
  • 2001 – Dil Ki Baat

Nasheed albums

  • 2005 – Jalwa-e-Janan (The Sight of the Beloved)
  • 2006 – Mehboob-e-Yazdan (The Beloved of God)
  • 2007 – Badr-ud-Duja (The Night’s Full Moon)
  • 2008 – Yad-e-Haram
  • 2009 – Rehmat Ul Lil Aalamin
  • 2009 – Badi uz Zaman (The Wonder of the Age)
  • 2010 – Hadi Ul Anaam (The Guide to the World)
  • 2011 – Rabi-Zidn-e-Ilma (O’Lord! Please Increase My Knowledge!)
  • 2013 – Noor-Ul-Huda

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