Junoon 20 Anniversary: Chand Sitara (Listen)

September 13, 2011

Artist: Junoon Song: Chand Sitara Here’s a final mix of “Chand Sitara”, Junoon’s upcoming single for the 20th anniversary album. Brian O’Connell‘s on bass and Shoaib Mansoor has penned the lyrics. (This is only the second time Shoaib has written a Tarana. Last time it was “Dil Dil Pakistan” when Salman Ahmad was with the […]

Salman Ahmad Sends Good Wishes To Ali Azmat For Tying The Knot

September 10, 2011

A day most thought would never come: Junoon’s ex vocalist and the Pop/Rock icon, Ali Azmat is getting married today with Fariha Khan, a producer at Aag TV. Junoon’s founder and lead guitarist, Salman Ahmad just sent his estranged friend Ali Azmat best wishes for finally getting hitched. He tweeted, “Samina (Salman’s wife) & I […]

Salman Ahmad, Ziggy Marley & Sweet Rush – If I Could Change (World Humanitarian Day)

August 19, 2011

A single and accompanying music video ‘If I Could Change’ released today on World Humanitarian Day (19 August, 2011) to pay tribute to humanitarian workers around the world. The track is a collaboration between various global artists including Bob Marley’s son Ziggy Marley, Somali sister-duo Sweet Rush and Salman Ahmad from the Pakistani band Junoon. […]

Shoaib Mansoor To Write Lyrics For Junoon 20th Anniversary Album

August 11, 2011

Legendary film-maker and story teller, Shoaib Mansoor who has also been a successful songwriter and music composer will for the first time write lyrics for Junoon. Besides being a mentor to Vital Signs and Junaid Jamshed, Shoaib Mansoor has written, composed and produced most of the Vital Signs’ songs. He wrote and composed many of […]

Salman Ahmad Giving Singing and Guitar Lessons

April 28, 2011

Sufi rocker, Salman Ahmad who has been described as the “Bono of Asia” will soon be giving singing and guitar lessons. After many years of successfully playing the guitar, the 47-year old guitarist and vocalist of Junoon, will be giving his fans a music workshop this summer via Skype or live. He will be teaching […]

Junoon hits Bollywood!

April 21, 2011

Salman Ahmad of Junoon fame dives into the Bollywood universe. “Always thought doing a Bollywood soundtrack would be fun and now have got an offer to do one,” says the Junooni Salman Ahmad who will be seen in an Indian film in the near future. He has already started working on the film soundtracks, other […]