ISLAMABAD: 14th death anniversary of famed folk singer Allan Fakir

The 14th death anniversary of famed folk singer Allan Fakir was observed today.

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Allan Fakir was one of the first exponents of Sufi music in Pakistan.

Fakir was particularly recognized for his ecstatic style of performance marked with extreme devotional rhetoric and Sufi dance singing.

He was especially recognized for his ecstatic style of performance marked with extreme devotional rhetoric and Sufi dance singing.

His peculiarly funny body language and distinctively pleasing facial expressions marked with a full grin, were always amusing for his audience at live performances. Allan Fakir died on 4th July 2000.

Allan Faqir – the vocalist of ‘Humma Humma (Allah Allah car ), a fusion of pop and folk singing, not only took Pakistan to the substance of the world music field but also went to his co- vocalist

Died on July 4, 2000, Pakistan governments coveted medal ‘Presidents Pride of Performance in 1987 for his excellent perfomance.

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