Arooj Aftab, a Pakistani musician, has won her first Grammy for her song Mohabbat in the Best Global Performance category, prompting congratulations and greetings from a number of Pakistani officials and celebrities.
With this achievement, the Brooklyn-based vocalist becomes the first Pakistani musician to get the award at the world’s most prestigious music event.
“I’m astonished,” the vocalist remarked “While getting her prize, I’m afraid I’m going to pass out. This category has been insane in and of itself, in my opinion “She revealed that she had made everything that had broken her and put her back together.
Many Pakistani Celebrities Mahira Khan, Ali Zafar, Saba Qamar, Hadiqa Kiani, and Adnan Siddiqui congratulated Arooj on winning the top music award, as she rocked minimalism, Sufi, Jazz, and other genres in her work.
Shireen Mazari, a former Minister of Human Rights, wrote You have an incredible voice, and I adore your style. Here are some more tweets:
— Mahira Khan (@TheMahiraKhan) April 3, 2022
Such a wonderful news for the industry. @arooj_aftab proves her mettle. The entire world is recognising our country’s talent. Congratulations. Proud moment for all Pakistanis #GrammyAwards pic.twitter.com/k8Uz8FQdXQ
— Adnan Siddiqui (@adnanactor) April 4, 2022
— Bakhtawar B-Zardari (@BakhtawarBZ) April 4, 2022
In this chaotic world, I’m very happy to wake up to the most beautiful news, @arooj_aftab has won her first Grammy 🥺🥰 so proud of you. Keep making us proud you rock star!
— Hadiqa Kiani (@Hadiqa_Kiani) April 4, 2022
Wow ! This is amazing. @arooj_aftab Having witnessed your journey since back in the day, your perseverance and pursuit for knowledge in your field gives us great joy and a sense of pride. May you keep shining. Bohat si duyaayein.
The news we should see all over national media. //t.co/w5AlDKDmq8
— Ali Zafar (@AliZafarsays) April 3, 2022
— Saba Qamar (@s_qamarzaman) April 4, 2022