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Amjad Farid Sabri
Born
Amjad Farid Sabri

(1976-12-23)23 December 1976
Died 22 June 2016(2016-06-22) (aged 39)
Liaquatabad Town, Karachi, Pakistan
Cause of death Assassination
Resting place Paposh Nagar, Karachi
Occupation Musician
Parent(s) Ghulam Farid Sabri (father)
Relatives

Maqbool Ahmed Sabri

(uncle)
Musical career
Genres Sufi
Instruments
  • Vocals
  • Harmonium
Associated acts
  • Sabri Brothers

Amjad Farid (Fareed) Sabri (23 December 1976 – 22 June 2016) was a Pakistani singer. He became one of South Asia's most famous qawwali singers.

Sabri was shot dead in Karachi in a targeted killing by a splinter group of the Pakistani Taliban on 22 June 2016, aged 39.


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