Pakistani Pop Rock
Early Life and EducationMustafa was born on 18 December 1984 into a Muslim family in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan. Mustafa Zahid went to Crescent Model School and then did his Pre Engineering from Government College Lahore. He later joined Pakistan Airforce as a GD Pilot but could not continue because of some reasons. Mustafa is an old National College of Arts student as well.
Family BackgroundMustafa Zahid family background is humble and he had been encouraged by his parents to nurture his dream and penchant for music. He had done pre engineering from Government College in Lahore and was a student of National College of arts. Mustafa Zahid height is around 5 feet and 7 inches approximately and he is blessed with a charming personality such that he captures a lot of attention. This has contributed to a lot of female fans for his band “Roxen”.
CareerRoxen is the band that Mustafa formed with his friends in 2004. Their debut album titled Roxen-E-Dewaar was released in late 2006 and remained on top of all charts in Pakistan for almost six weeks. In the mid of 2007, he gave two of his chart busters songs for the Bollywood movie Awarapan Although Pritam did the music for the film. After Awarapan, Mustafa in 2009 came out with another Bollywood release ‘Khuda Kay Liye’ from the film Runway. 2012 saw Mustafa hit back with a massive bang. It was the biggest music deal of his career and his devotion to the songs of the movie is still chronicled everywhere. He has performed in over a 50 cities worldwide including New York, Glasgow.
AwarapanAfter “Awarapan”, “Khuda Kay Liye” is another astounding musical blockbuster in Pakistan suing by Mustafa Zahid that was released in 2009 and it garnered him worldwide popularity. This is yet again one of the most cherished and most played Mustafa Zahid Pakistani songs. Thereafter Mustafa Zahid new songs “Jo Tere Sang”, “Teri Yaadon Se”, etc.; became a massive hit. Later on his Bollywood ventured continued with greater success and his melody “Hum Jee Lenge” from the movie “Murder 3” also banged well with stupendous success.
PerformedMustafa Zahid “Ek Villain” songs and Mustafa Zahid “Zaroorat” song from the same movie has been very well received and he has performed it in many places like New York, Mumbai, Karachi, Dubai, etc. With the success of Mustafa Zahid mtv unplugged songs and his performances in various live concerts people have high hopes on Mustafa Zahid upcoming Bollywood songs. These videos have also been uploaded and several likes and tweets have been received.
CousinHis cousin, Ali Azmat, was the lead vocalist of the band Junoon.
|2007||Toh Phir Aao||Awarapan||Pritam|
|-||Tera Mera Rishta||-||-|
|2009||Khuda Kay Liye||Runway||Shamir Tandon|
|2012||Gunaah||Blood Money||Jeet Ganguly & Sangeet Siddharth|
|-||Teri Yaadon Se||-||-|
|-||Jo Tere Sang||-||-|
|2013||Hum Jee Lenge||Murder 3||Roxen|
|-||Yeh Junoon Mera||Shootout at Wadala||Mustafa Zahid|
|-||Bhula Dena||Aashiqui 2||Jeet Gannguli|
|2014||Maine Khud Ko||Ragini MMS 2||Pranay Rijia|
|-||Teray Bina||Heropanti||Mustafa Zahid|
|-||Maula Mere||Dr. Cabbie||Yann Simhon,Igor Vrabac & Ken Worth|
|-||Teri Adaaon Mein||3 A.M.||Mannan,Raeth,Bruno & Pranay Rijia.|
|2016||Udasiyaan||Zindagi Kitni Haseen Hay||Soch,Udan Khatola & Sohail Haider|
Pakistani Drama Soundtrack
|Year||Song||Drama Serial||TV Channel|
|2010||Tere Liye||Tere Liye||ARY Digital|
|2015||Anjaane Raaston Mein||Mere Khwaab Lauta Do||-|
- Rozen-e-Deewar (2006)
- Turn the Night Up – Enrique Iglesias feat Mustafa Zahid and DJ Aks
- Bujh Hay Gaya
- Yeh Meri Zindagi Hai
- Meray Saathiya
- Kaisay Jiyein (also used in Bollywood film Murder 3 as Hum Jee Lenge)
- Karam Kar dey (various artist song for flood victims-2010 )
- Dil Main Tum (Revised with Bunny)
- Na Kar Deewana (also used in Bollywood film Awarapan as Tera Mera Rishta)
- Yeh Banday Mitti Kay Banday (A tribute to Pakistan Army - 2015)
- Yeh Meri Zindagi (2016)
- "'Jo Tere Sang': Roxen returns with Blood Money".
- "Hum Jee Lenge was initially a break-up song: Mustafa Zahid". .
- "Mustafa Zahid sings for Tiger Shroff in HEROPANTI". Bollyspice.com. 2014-05-02.
- "Udaasiyan making it to the top on Indian You Tube". The Nation. 2016-08-18.
- "Mustafa Zahid to sing for 'Zindagi Kitni Haseen Hai'". The Express Tribune. 2016-08-11.
- "ISPR released video song to pay tribute to fighting soliders of 'Zarb-i-Azb' featuring Mustafa Zahid". thenewsteller.com. 2015-06-15.