Mustafa Zahid, is a rock artist (singer), musician, lyricist, TV host, director and producer. He was born on 18 December 1984 at Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan. He is the cousin of
, who was the lead vocalist of the rock band ‘
’. Mustafa did his education in ‘Crescent model School’ and then his engineering from ‘Government College Lahore’. He also joined Pakistan Air force as a GD pilot but he didn’t continue.
He started his career in Bollywood music industry in the year 2007 with his two great hit songs ‘Toh Phir Aao’ and ‘ Tera Mera Rishta’ in the movie Awarapan. The songs were originally composed and written by Mustafa Zahid but Pritam did the music for the film. In 2009, he came with one more release “Khuda Kay Liye” from the film “
”. He once again came out in 2012 with three massive hit songs of
which were ‘Jo tere Sang’, ‘Gunah Kia’ and ‘Teri Yaadon Se'. these songs are calculated as best work of Mustafa Zahid till today.
Mustafa gave some more hits in various Hindi movies such as ‘Hum Jee Lenge’ from Murder 3, ‘Junoon’ from
Shootout At Wadala
and another massive soundtrack ‘Bhula Dena’ from Aashiqui 2.
He has performed in over more than 50 cities all over the world including Dubai, Mumbai, Karachi, London,
and Glasgow and many more.
In 2004 Mustafa and his friends formed a band “ROXEN”. The initial members of the Roxen band were Mustafa Zahid, Omar Jodi and Haider. The band focuses on the blend of Sufi rock, acoustic and pop. Their debut album released in 2006 titled “Roxen-E-Dewaar”. The album remained on top for 6 weeks. Roxen band uses labels such as ‘Fire Records, Saregama HMV, Sony Music and T-Series’.