Profession: Qawwali folk singer
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|Sher Miandad hails from an illustrious qawwal family and the great Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan is his first cousin. Sher Miandad is settled in Pakpattan Sharif, a town famous for housing the shrine of the great Sufi poet Baba Fareed Ganjshakar, known to be the father of Punjabi poetry.
He has traveled widely and besides Pakistan, has a loyal clientele for his art in England, America and India. Sher Miandad is also a composer in his own right, having composed music for the Punjabi feature film "Akhiyan Udeekdiyan" as well as some melodies for Abida Parveen. He represented the qawwali discipline of singing at the First Mystic Music Sufi Festival - Rafi Peer Theatre Workshop held in Lahore in 2000.
Reference: Rafi Peer Theatre Workshop