Music from Pakistan – Badar Ali Khan

Badar Miandad (17 February 1962 – 2 March 2007), also known as Badar Ali Khan, was a Pakistani singer and Qawwal. He released 22 albums in Pakistan. Several albums were also released under U.K. and Indian labels.

The cousin of late qawwali legend Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Badar Ali Khan kept the family musical tradition alive in the wake of the former’s death. His recordings include 1997’s Lost in Qawwali and the following year’s sequel. A third volume followed in 2001.The song, Black Night, was featured on his third album, Lost in Qawwali III and was featured in hit AMC series Breaking Bad (Season 3, Episode 7)

Music from Pakistan – Manzil-e-Sufi & Sanam Marvi

Sanam Marvi, born in 1986, is a pakistani folk music singer. She was born into a muslim family, so it’s even more amazing, that she is now known for her nice music. Listen to her and Manzil-e-Sufi on the Coke Studio Session 3: