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List of notable or famous composers from Pakistan, with bios and photos, including the top composers born in Pakistan and even some popular composers who immigrated to Pakistan. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Pakistani composers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These composers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known composer from Pakistan is included when available.

This list has everything from Adnan Sami to Ali Zafar.

This historic composers from Pakistan list can help answer the questions "Who are some Pakistani composers of note?" and "Who are the most famous composers from Pakistan?" These prominent composers of Pakistan may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Pakistani composers.

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Aamir Zaki is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Composers from Pakistan
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Aamir Zaki is a guitarist-songwriter and composer from Pakistan. He is known for his melodic phrasing, feel, and tone. His debut album Signature was released in 1995, and Zaki was awarded a gold disc by Soundcraft UK for it. Signature was primarily an instrumental album with two English and one Urdu ...more

Age: 47

Profession: Musician, Composer, Singer, Writer, Teacher

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Adnan Sami is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Composers from Pakistan
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Adnan Sami is a singer, musician, pianist, actor and composer with a command of Indian and Western Classical/Semi-Classical music, Jazz, Rock, Pop, Indian Classical music, Fusion & Indian Film music. He is also popularly known as being the 'Fastest Keyboard player in the world & the Keyboard ...more

Age: 43

Birthplace: England, London

Profession: Film Score Composer, Musician, Actor, Composer, Singer, + more

Credits: Chance Pe Dance, Lucky: No Time for Love, Indian Idol, Sadiyaan, Shaurya, + more

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Ahmed Ghulamali Chagla is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Composers from Pakistan
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Ahmed Ghulam Ali Chagla was a Pakistani musical composer who famously wrote the musical composition for the national anthem of Pakistan in 1950. ...more

Age: Died at 51 (1902-1953)

Birthplace: Karachi, Pakistan

Profession: Journalist, Author, Composer, Writer

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Ali Zafar is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Composers from Pakistan
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Ali Zafar, is a Pakistani music composer, singer-songwriter, painter and actor. He started his singing career with the song Jugnuon Se Bhar Le Aanchal in the film Shararat, directed by Pakistani actress and director Samina Peerzada but made a big mark with his first single Channo from his first ...more

Age: 36

Birthplace: Lahore, Pakistan

Profession: Painter, Musician, Model, Actor, Composer, + more

Credits: Tere Bin Laden, Mere Brother Ki Dulhan, Chashme Baddoor, London Paris New York, Golmaal 4, + more

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