Nargis Fakhri, an American actress who made a name for herself in the Indian film industry. She made her debut in Bollywood with Imtiaz Ali's 2011 musical romantic drama ‘Rockstar’, for which she was nominated for the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut!
Then Fakhri was a part of movies like the political thriller ‘Madras Cafe’ (2013) and commercially successful comedies like ‘Main Tera Hero’ (2014) and ‘Housefull 3’ (2016), among others. She even did a Hollywood comedy film ‘Spy’ (2015) which was written and directed by Paul Samuel Feig. Also Read: Saajz Reacts On The Unruly Behavior Of Afsana Khan In Bigg Boss 15!
But the reason we are talking about her is not her connection to Hollywood or Bollywood. Did you know that Fakhri even forayed into the Punjabi Music Industry?
She began her career in singing by featuring in the 2017 song ‘Habitaan Vigaad Di’, which she sang along with singer Parichay and rapper Kardinal Offishall. The music for the song was composed and produced by Parichay while the lyrics were written by Kumaar, Parichay and the Rap by Kardinal Offishall. Also Read: Femina Miss India Punjab, Navpreet Kaur Returns After Battling Severe Illness!
However, this was just the beginning, after this song she did a Global collaboration with Dr. Zeus, Zora Randhawa, and rapper Snoop Dogg in the song ‘Woofer’ from Dr. Zeus’ 2018 album ‘Global Injection’. The song was recorded under the label of Sony Music India. Also Read: Aditi Dev Sharma’s Weight Loss Transformation Is Incredible!
Another interesting fact is that Fakhri describes herself as a ‘global citizen’, because of her mixed Pakistani-Czech ethnicity and American nationality!
After their song proved a hit among the public, Fakhri tried a different kind of music, she became a part of Satinder Sartaaj’s song ‘Tere Vaastey’. The song was a part of the album ‘Seasons Of Sartaaj’ and the music was by Jatinder Shah, created under the banner of Saga Music. Also Read: Congratulations! Happy Times In Rana Ranbir Family, Seerat Gets Engaged!
After trying her hand at different genres, Fakhri is back with another Punjabi beat, this time with Maninder Buttar! The song 'Mera Rang' is set to release on April 11, 2022 under the banner of 'White Hill Studios'. While the main singer and lyricist is Maninder Buttar, the music is provided by Dr Zeus. Also Read: Karan Aujla To Collaborate With American Rapper YG!
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