tumhari bazm mein auron ke sath hum bhi hain
hamari simt bhi dekho kabhi khuda ke liye!
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Abida Parveen is a foremost exponent of Ghazal and kafi genre of singing from state of Sindh Pakistan.She sings mainly ghazals and her forte, Kafis, a solo genre accompanied by percussion and harmonium, using a repertoire of songs by Sufi poets.Abida Parveen sings in Urdu, Sindhi, Saraiki, Punjabi and Persian, and together with Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan is considered one of the finest Sufi vocalists of the modern era.
Abida Parveen, a Sindhi, was born in Larkana (Sindh province, Pakistan). She received her musical training initially from her father, Ustad Ghulam Haider, and later from Ustad Salamat Ali Khan of the Sham Chorasi gharana. Growing up, she attended her father's music school,where her foundation in music was laid.
Abida started her professional career from Radio Pakistan Hyderabad in 1973. She has been awarded Pride of Performance and Sitara e Imtiaz by the President of Pakistan.