The queen of melody of Pakistan, the late Madam Noor Jehan has been an integral part of the cultural fabric of the Subcontinent ever since she came to the forefront almost eight decades ago. From her flair to her mellifluous voice, rarely anyone has come to define a golden age as she did, and to this date, she well-deservedly holds the title of Malika-e-Tarannum.
Now, looking at ten songs of the voice of the nation, Diva pays homage to the iconic Noor Jehan…
Awaz De Kahan Hai
A song that gave Madam her iconic presence, Awaz De remains a fan favourite.
A song for those who are lovelorn, Chandni Raatein is a classic of epic proportions.
Mujh Se Pehli Si Mohabbat
A song that holds meaning beyond measure, Mujh Se remains a hit song to this date.
Hamari Sanson Mein
A song that is brimming with romance, this was one of Noor Jehan’s most loved ghazals.
Kende Ne Naina
Noor Jehan was fluent in Punjabi and her songs in the language did wonders.
Kis Tarah Bhoolega Dil Unka
A song that is all about heartbreaks and of love, Kis Tarah is still a memorable melody for many.
Jawan Hai Mohabbat
A song brimming with freshness and hope, Jawan Hai Mohabbat remains a much-loved classic.
Sanu Nehar Walay
A Punjabi staple that many could hum to at any given point, this was one of Noor Jehan’s most loved songs.
Sayoni Mera Mahi
A song that has its own flair, Sayoni Mera Mahi became one of Noor Jehan’s most iconic Lollywood songs.
Jadon Holi Jeyi Lena
A song that is sugary sweet, Jadon is still a popular tune to hum to across Pakistan!
Which Noor Jehan song is your favourite? Tell us in the comment section below.