A. Hameed (Sheikh Abdul Hameed)

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Amritsar, Punjab, British India
A. Hameed was born in Amritsar, British India in 1933. His birth name was Sheikh Abdul Hameed. He began his film career in Pakistan with film Anjaam (1957)and had his first breakthrough super hit film song "Teri ulfat mein sanam,dil ne bahut dard sahey"...Sung by Zubaida Khanum and lyrics by Fyaz Hashmi for film Raat Ke Rahi (1960). In the same year,film Saheli (1960)was released and instantly became a super hit musical film,mainly due to A.Hameed's superb music. Then came hits like Aulad (1962),Ashiana (1964),Eid Mubarak (1965), Tauba (1964),Behan Bhai (1968)...Punjabi films Punno Di Sassi (1972), Sohni Mahiwal (1976). Read more...