Early CareerZaidi is best known as lead vocalist and pianist of a classical band Kaavish (meaning: Struggle) along with Maaz Maudood who is a guitarist and backing vocalist, they achieved critical appraise with their music videos and singles released under band’s name. there singles “Bachpan”. “Choti Khushiyaan”, “Tere Pyar Mein”, “Apnay Watan Ki Mitti”, “Moray Sayyaan” brought critical appraisal and earning him the Rising Star award at The Musik Awards 2006, and bagged nomination at 3rd Jazz IM Awards. In 2008 The Musik Award he received two nominations including Best Ballad Song and Best Lyrics. He received two nominations at 10th Lux Style Awards.
Career as a solo singer
Zaidi’s album GunkaliZaidi’s album Gunkali received two nominations at 10th Lux Style Awards, including Best Artist for Zaidi and Best Producer for Faisal Rafi. Brought him a critical appraisal earning him a nomination at Best Debut award Zaidi has also appeared in music reality series Coke Studio in three seasons, both as a musician and as a featured artist. With season 9, Zaidi debut as a music director and producer leading a team of singers under his supervision. He is the son of legendary singer Nayyara Noor.
Mini BioKaavish a band from Pakistan was officially formed in 1999 by Jaffer Zaidi and Maaz Maudood. After performing as an underground band for 6 years the band released their first single video 'Bachpan' on music channels all over the country. The band marked their entry to the professional music scene with the success of this video. Soon they came up with two more videos 'Choti Khushiyaan' and Teray piyaar main'.
Debut AlbumThe band started recording their debut album 'Gunkali' in 2007, they were signed by Fire records. The lyrics are written by Anwar Maqsood, Sheheryar Zaidi and Nayarra Noor. The fourth video of the band of the song 'Moray Sayyaan' had been shot in Lahore and featured well known artists Sameena Peerzada and Faisal Qureshi. Fire Records released the album later in March 2009.The News Instep Today and Dawn Images have declared Kaavish’s debut album to be the most anticipated album of 2009. Kaavish’s music does not target a specific market but appeals to audiences from the age of 7 to 70 and is anxiously awaited amongst the fan base they have acquired over a period of seven years.
Personal journey With his fellow Band
- "Choti Khushiyaan"
- "Tere Pyar Mein"
- "Apnay Watan Ki Mitti"
- "Moray Sayyaan"
- season 4: "Nindiya Re"
- season 7: House band, (Piano, synth and String session)
- season 8: "Neun La Leya" and House band
- season 9: Music director.
- season 10: "Faasle".
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