Magic of Reshma’s voice will live on…
Reshma, the renowned Pakistani folk singer’s music will lives on. Sunidhi Chauhan, Amjad Ali Khan and Kavita Krishnamoorthy from the Indian music industry will remember Reshma as a voice with magical powers. Reshma, credited with songs like Dama dam mast kalandar and Hai O rabba nahion lagda dil mera, breathed her last in Lahore Sunday morning. Here’s what the celebrities had to say….
Amjad Ali Khan: “May her soul rest in peace. Reshmaji ne duniya ko pyaar aur mohabbat ka sandesh diya (Her songs gave the world a message of love and peace).”
Kavita Krishnamoorthy: “She was such a truly great singer. Really sad to hear of her death.”
Composer duo Sajid-Wajid: Reshmaji’s voice had magic. “Whenever we hear her song Lambi judaai, it feels we are listening to a song at a shrine. It gives immense peace. She had an innocent and pure voice. She was the perfect Sufi folk singer.”
Sunidhi Chauhan: “She was someone I really looked up to and was very inspired by. Sad that she is gone.”
Alka Yagnik: “Heartbreaking news. She was one of my favourite singers. Needless to say her soulful voice and songs are immortal. RIP (rest in peace), dearest Reshmaji.”
Alisha Chinai: “Is she really gone? Her soulful haunting voice will live forever.”