The Indian music industry lost one of its most celebrated stars with the death of Wajid Khan. His passion for music, his groovy chart-busters, and his smile will always be remembered fondly. However, his fans will be glad to know that they have an opportunity to watch their favorite composer on Times of Music, a show that last saw Wajid Khan doing what he does best – create music.
Composer Sajid Khan shared a heartfelt message saying, “This time has been extremely hard for us. Wajid was one of the most generous and kind individuals. One thing we will always remember is his laugh. His attitude towards life and the art is what gave soul to the music we made. It’s like losing a piece of my heart but like I’ve said before, my brother is a legend. And legends don’t die.”
Wajid Khan’s family releases a statement on his death
Times of Music:
MX Original Series – Times of Music introduces viewers to a one-of-its-kind musical show. It brings together 20 musical legends who will create mesmerizing versions of each other’s most celebrated tunes, giving a new flavor to your iconic favorites. Episode 5 of this reality chat show will see Sajid-Wajid recreate Anand – Milind’s popular track ‘Akele Hai Toh Kya Gham Hai’ with Wajid Khan lending his voice to the song.
This episode pays tribute to the music maestro who has been an integral part of the Indian music industry. His songs are irreplaceable, and will forever be etched in peoples’ minds and hearts.
The duo has composed music for more than 70 movies, starting with the movie Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya. Some of their most popular tracks include Besharmi Ki Height, Deewana Tera, and Ahista Ahista.
They say music lives on, and so will Wajid Khan (1972 – Forever).