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Dadra 'Jiya Mein Lagi An Baan'
Mehnaz Begum (1958 - 2013) was born in karachi to the celebrated
subcontinental singer Kajjan Begum. She was trained under her mother in
music and sang a variety of genres, including ghazal, thumri, dadra and
geet. She also sang for films in the 70s and 80s. She died last week at
Bahrain Airport while traveling from Karachi to Miami, where she was
going for medical treatment.
In Track 1 she is singing Amir Khushrau's Chhaap Tilak in a private
In Track 2 she is assisting her mother singing purabi ang dadra.