ISLAMABAD: The 14th death anniversary of renowned folk singer Allan Fakir was observed today.
Allan Fakir was celebrity in Sufi music in Pakistan.
Fakir was particularly known for his ecstatic style of performance marked with Sufi dance.
His peculiar body language and broad smile, were always amusing for his audience at live performances.
Allan Fakir died on 4th July 2000.
Allan Faqir – the singer of ‘Humma Humma (Allah allah kar bhyyia), a fusion of pop and folk singing, not only took Pakistan to the centre of the world music arena but also led to his co-singer
Faqir died on July 4, 2000, Pakistan governments coveted medal ‘Presidents Pride of Performance in 1987 for his excellence perfomance.