ISLAMABAD: The first death anniversary of prominent singer Junaind Jamshed was observed on Thursday by listening to his songs and Naats.
Junaid Jamshed lost his life on December 7, 2016 when a plane with 48 people on board crashed in Havelian.
The 52 years old singer, who had abandoned his music career, was returning from Chitral from a religious trip along with his wife when the plane crashed in the mountainous region of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s Hazara division.
Jamshed launched his music career with Vital Signs music band and went on to become the most celebrated pop singer of the country with the release his debut album.
After carving his identity as vocalist of the Vital Sign by launching four successful albums, Junaid Jamshed touched new heights of fame as a solo singer.
He, however, quit musical career after release of his fourth and the last album in 2002 to start his spiritual journey.
After dedicating his life to Islam, Junaid Jamshed also went on to become a famous Naat Khawan.
Junaid Jamshed was awarded Pride of Performance in 2007 and ranked among 500 influential Muslim figures In 2014.