Irfan Makki Biography
Irfan Makki was Born in on 30 October 1975, in Pakistan. He is a Pakistani Canadian Muslim singer-songwriter / Nasheed Artist. Irfan Makki started his Singing Career in 1997. He is associated with “Awakening Records” and “Sony Music”. His Fellow Artists are Maher Zain, Hamza Namir, Masuit Kurtis, Zain Bhikka, Harris J & Raef.
Irfan Makki’s songs offer up vibrant imagery with the innocence of a child-like observer and the wisdom of an elderly man, blended with world beat percussion, South Asian rhythms and a distinctive urban R&B vocal style. Irfan has performed all over World, Specially in the United Kingdom (UK), United States (US), and Canada sharing the stage with such artists & friends such as Dawud Wharnsby Ali, Zain Bikha, 786, and the United States (US) based hip hop group Native Deen.
He is Pakistani by Birth but his family migrated to the Canada where he grew up within a community celebrating the diversity of cultures. Irfan began to hone his own natural vocal talents. Throughout his teen years, he immersed himself in the development of his unique musical style. The blessing of growing up against the multicultural city-scape of Toronto ensured that not only was he surrounded by a diverse Muslim community, but also encircled by a vibrant arts community.
Irfan Makki Career
Irfan Makki recorded his First Album with “Reminisce” in 1997. in 1999 he was featured in the CD Compilation “Light Upon Light”. His Two Songs “Light Upon Light” & “When the Leaves Begin to Fall” were become popular Around the World and Favorite for the Nasheeds Listeners, especially in the United Kingdom (UK) & United States (US).
After the First Successful Album, He released his second album “Salam” in 2003. This second album gains popularity all over the US & UK and soon let Irfan tour all over the US & UK. It is the hope now that the coming together of the Awakening family and Irfan Makki will inshaAllah blossom into a beautiful bond