Nazia Hassan, PP was an iconic Pakistani pop singer. Her song, "Aap Jaisa Koi", from the Indian film Qurbani made her a legend and pop icon in Pakistan and all of South Asia in the 1980s, where she is admired and loved even today, years after her death. Her debut album, Disco Deewane, also charted in fourteen countries worldwide and became the best-selling Asian pop record up until that time. Nazia Hassan, along with her brother Zohaib Hassan, went on to sell over 60 million records worldwide.
Nazia was the first Pakistani to win a Filmfare Award and remains the youngest winner of a Filmfare Award in the category of Best Female Playback Singer to date when she was 15. Nazia Hassan is a recipient of the Pride of Performance, Double Platinum Award and Golden Discs Awards.
Nazia's personality was reflected in her many charitable ventures for which she was well known in many countries, particularly in her native Pakistan and she remains one of the most famous and influential Pakistanis of any era and sphere of life.
In 2007, Ahmad Haseeb created a documentary A Music Fairy in a tribute to Nazia Hassan which was screened at Kara Film Festival and University of Ankara.