Date of Birth:
Atif Aslam was born on 12th March 1983 in Gujranwala, district of Punjab. His small town name is Wazirabad. He is purely from Punjabi background.
Atif Aslam got his early education at Kimberely Hall School Lahore. In 1991 he moved to Rawalpindi where he continued his studies in St. Paul’s Cambridge School, Satellite Town Rawalpindi. In 1995 he returned back to Lahore with his family and completed his schooling from Divisional Public School Lahore. He did bachelor in Computer Sciences from Punjab Institute of Computer Science (PICS).
Atif Aslam plays cricket regularly. He was in love with cricket and music in his teenage. His 1st priority was cricket and 2nd one was singing. He was a fast bowler. There are rumors about him that he got selected in Pakistan’s U19 cricket team.
Atif Aslam started singing in public on the request of his friends. In college he met young and very talented composer Gohar Mumtaz. After performing in college and different restaurants they formed a band named “JAL” which mean is “water”. They recorded song “Adaat” with the help of musician Salman Albert and others. The video of this song was composed in Karachi. This song got viral on internet website. After the success of “Adaat”, band started tours around the country. Due to some personal problems between Atif Aslam and Gohar Mumtaz the “JAL” band disintegrated. It was high time for Atif Aslam to choose his career as a professional singer solely. Atif Aslam step aside from band “JAL”.
Atif Aslam has started his career on 7th July 2004 by launching his own album Jal Pari. “wo lamhay” and “dil haray” and few others were big hits of this album. These songs were very popular on Pakistani channels and radio stations. This debut album broke the records of subcontinent music.
He is a very good looking man. He also won most wanted man awards because of his dashing personality. There were many girls in his life.
His three songs were featured in American independent film Man Pus Cart, this film has won couple of international awards. He also sang two songs for the movie named “The Reluctant Fundamentalist”.
He appeared as a captain of a Team Pakistan in a singing competition, show called Sur Kshetra which was shot and broadcast from Dubai. In this show there were two teams one from Pakistan and other from India. In final Nabeel Shaukat Ali from Atif Aslam’s team won the contest.
His debut in acting career started from Pakistani movie “Bol” in 2011. He played the role of Mustafa. He also played role in different videos of his songs in Bollywood movies.
He got married in 2013 with a beautiful girl named Sara Bharwana. She is 32 years old, graduated from Kinnaird College Lahore.
Atif Aslam’s Physical Stat:
Date of Birth: 12th March 1983
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Nick Name: Ati
Height: 5 feet 10 inches
Weight: 70 Kg
Age: 33 years (as of 2016)
Body Type: Slim
Marital Status: Married
Spouse: Sara Bharwana (m.2013)
Place of Birth: District Gujranwala-Punjab
Current Address: Lahore Defense
Mobile Number: N/A
In 2005 he won best lyrics, best song and best composition awards by Indus Music Awards. Atif Aslam shared this success with previous band “Jal”.
In 2005 he also won best playback singer and best debut singer by Sahara Sangeet awards in India.
In 2006 he was nominated for most wanted male my The Music Awards. He won this award in 2008. He became the most wanted male.
In Lux Style Awards 2005, he won best album for his “Jal Pari”. In 2007 got the award for his album “Doorie” in Lux Style Awards. He also won Lux Style Awards in 2008, 2012 and 2013.
In 2009 he was nominated for best rock song and best singer (male) in MTV Brrr Music Awards for his album “hungami halat”.
He won Tamgha-e-Imtiaz madel from Pakistan government. It was a big achievement. There are very few singers in Pakistan who won this madel.
In Filmfair Awards he was nominated for best playback singer (male) in 2006 for Wo Lamhay, in 2007 for Tere Bin, in 2010 for Tu Jnae Na and in 2016 for Jeena Jeena.
In Lycra MTV Style Awards in 2007 he won the award for Most Stylish Person (Music).
In international Indian Film Academy Awards (IIFA) he was nominated for best playback singer in 2006 for Wo Lamhay, in 2009 for Pehli Nazar Main and in 2010 for Tu Jaane Na.
He was nominated in Screen Awards 2009 for best playback singer (male) for his song Pehli Nazar Main.
He was also nominated in 2014 Sony Guild Awards for best palyback singer male for his song Jeene Laga Hoon.
Atif Aslam also won awards in Zee Cine Awards, Global Indian Music Academy Awards, BIG Star Entertainment Awards, Pakistan Media Awards, The BrandLaureate International brand personality Award and Big Apple Music Awards.
In a very short period of time he got tremendous success. He is pride of Pakistan. There are many singers and musicians in Indian who are very much jealous of his fame but he gives damn to them. Now days he is working on different projects in India and also in Pakistan. He is preparing for his new album. Furthermore, he has different singing projects for Hollywood in India. Due to the Uri attack and current border tension his projects are on halt.