Junaid Sheikh is now a Former Pakistani Music Rock star. He was a contestant of Music reality show Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge 2007.
Junaid Sheikh was born in December 1982. His name is Junaid Sheikh Attari and currently resides Pakistan’s Business Capital City Karachi.
Junaid Sheikh started his career in Music and made a lot of Television appearances in Pakistan. He was picked up for the title track of HUM TV Pakistan Drama Serial 6 Degrees in 2005-2006.
He was also picked up for the title sound track of Pakistani Drama Serial Karachi High an Entertainment Drama Serial on the school life of some energetic kids which was on aired on Ary Digital Channel Pakistan in late 2004 and early 2005. His song is “Kitabon Mein Likh Di Dil Ki Kahani” for that Drama.
Junaid was working well in Pakistani Music Industry when one day a reality music show was advertised in Pakistan. It was officially announced that auditions will be conducted in Karachi and Lahore with courtesy of “The Musik” now changed to “ARY Music” TV Channel Pakistan.
The Contest was Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge Middle East Pakistan 2007. Junaid went on for the auditions and was selected by a panel of judges like Rustam Fateh Ali Khan, Nayyara Noor and Arshad Mehmood.
The show was organised by an Indian Television Channel “Zee TV” so Junaid flew to Dubai in order to participate in the singing reality show.
The show was on aired in Pakistan on “The Musik” TV Channel. Junaid received a lot of good comments from Judges of India like Bappi Lehri, Ismail Darbar, Alka Yagnik, Vasundra Das and Others and most importantly from Pakistani Judge Nafees in the contest.
Junaid finished first Runner up in the show. The Winner of the contest was Amanat Ali another Pakistani who hails from Faisalabad Pakistan.
In April 2007 Junaid was called to India to participate in Hero Honda Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge 2007 on aired on” Zee TV ” India the World Cup of Singers organised in Mumbai India.
Junaid performed extremely well and received a token of appreciation from popular Indian Musicains and Celebrities.
In the end Junaid had to face the injustice of Indian Audience as they voted him out of the contest for the reason that he is a Pakistani.
Junaid Sheikh also sang for an upcoming Bollywood Movie “love.com” whose music is arranged by Vishal and Shehkar the Indian Music directors.
Junaid was also on World Tour and was about to launch his Music Album.
One day he realized that what is he doing?. He is unhappy on his current situation.
Junaid Changed his life suddenly. He has now quit Singing and has now turned a preacher of Islam.
He now appears on Religious TV Channel “Madni TV” and only reads Naats. He has now joined Dawate Islami in Pakistan.
He has now decided that he would refrain from acting any thing disliked by Allah Almighty.
He now requests all his fans to trash all the videos he performed in as he do not want to leave footprints of his Music.
Junaid is not the only singer who left singing before there were artists like Junaid Jamshaid who left his music career at peak for Allah. Ali Haider is also one of them.
May Allah show every Muslim the Way to Jannat on the Day of Judgement. Ameen.
Junaid Sheikh Message to his fans