Biography of Asim Azhar
Asim Azhar is a fresh name in the Pakistani Music Industry. He started his career as a singer and songwriter but within a short period, he convinced the audience that this 24-year-old boy apart from good music he can also perform, act, dance, and host in short he is a multitasker. Asim Azhar was born on 29 October 1996. He is Scorpion which indicates passion and being ambitious is in his blood. Asim is a Synonym of Powerhouse. Asim was passionate about singing since he was young and started predicting when he was only 16 years old. His energic vibe creates magic on stage. He is known as Pakistan’s Justin Bieber, who dreams of singing in Bollywood for none other than King Shahrukh khan. Let’s take a look at the details from the biography of Asim Azhar.
Asim belongs to a family of Artist. His father Azhar Hussain was instrumental in playing the piano and he was one of Pakistan’s most famous musicians. His mother Gul E Rana is a senior and famous TV onscreen character.
He is a pure Karachiate and completed his studies in Karachi. He holds a degree in E-commerce.
His music career started at a very young age. His tuneful voice takes the audience to another world. He started his career by uploading a video song on YouTube in January 2013 named Whistle and due to this song, he got more fame. In the same year, his second song The A-Team came out and the audience liked it very much.
In 2017, Asim Released his First Music Collection with the name of Noor. These were the five melodies like, “Noor”, “Jiya Sapnay”, “Sun Jaa”, “Tune Kabhi Socha”. These Melodies became a hit and liked by his fans and all the listeners.
An interesting fact about Asim includes that the very popular and everyone’s favorite’s “ Cocomo mujhy bhi do “ and “ Kitna maza aye ray “ for Cadbury dairy milk chocolate jingles were sung by none other than Asim Azhar. He confessed to his fans through his Twitter account claiming that yes, he was them. He was just 10 years old when he did the Dairy milk and cocomo song!
- The A-Team
- Mahi Aaja
- Patakha Guddi
- Hands In The Air
- Teriyaan ft. Aima Baig
- Jo Tu Na Mila
- 5 am
Asim also took some acting projects which proved that he got some really good acting skills too. He debuted in 2014. He appeared in an Eid special telefilm “ Pazika Coaching Center ” where he performed as a supporting role. Later in 2017, he appeared in hum tv serial Pagli along with Hira Mani and Hina Altaf as the main lead. In 2020 Asim Azhar came up with one telefilm ‘Pyaar Kahani“ opposite Hania Amir and a very popular web series directed by Mehreen Jabbar named Mere Dost, Mere Yaar season 2.
Dramas and Telefilms
Asim has sung many hit OST lyrics for TV serials from different channels too.
‘Dil Banjara’, Haasil , Tere “Binaa” ,’Sanjana’ ,’Anabiya’ , Noor (telefilm) , Ishqia , Ehd e Wafa, Shehnai, Mere dost mere yaar (web series)
Asim’s Coke studio debut was in season 8 and was one of the season’s youngest performing artists. The song ‘ Hina Ke Khusboo “ was sung by Asima and Samra Khan in season 8, which was a hit. Next year, Asim appeared again with Momina Mustehsan with “ Tera Woh Pyaar “ a beautiful melodious composition by Shuja Haider. This song has a separate fan base and increased the popularity and demand of this young singer!
In 2018, season 11 this duo Momina and Asim appeared again with their song “ Mahi Aaja “.
Following are Asim’s Coke Studios Performances
- Sohni Dharti
- Hina Ki Khusbu
- aye Rah-e-Haq Ke Shaheedo
- Tera Who Pyar
- Hum Dekhein Ge
- Mahi Aaja
Awards and Nominations
The biography of Asim Azhar is incomplete without talking about his achievements. He received the award for The Best Stylish Performer category in Hum Style Awards. Along with that, he was also nominated for this song “ Jo Tu Na Mila “ in the best non-film track category at Sony Mix Audience Mix Awards in 2019.
It’s been said Artist has no boundaries and it belongs to the world. In 2020, Asim Azhar’s song Humraah got featured in Mohit Suri’s movie “Malang “. It was written and composed by Asim Azhar himself but due to political discomfort between the two countries the credits were not given to the singer. The filmmakers requested if they could remove his name just so that they could make sure the film doesn’t go through any controversies and he complied. Asim had a positive approach to this situation and addressed the fans that he wants to represent his country and he is happy that in the end, his fans get to listen to the song all around the world.
HBL PSL 5 Anthem
HBL Pakistan Super League (PSL) in season 5th he was honored to sing cricket anthem “Tayaar Hain” along with Arif Lohar, Haroon, and Ali Azmat in 2020.