Natasha Baig is a Pakistani Singer coming all the way from Unsung and discovered heavens of Pakistan ‘Hunza Valley’ conquering various genres of music with most prominently dominating in Sufi rock these days with her top on charts songs including her recent Burushaski song ‘Ya Maula’.
Natasha Baig is a Film/TV production Major graduate from Szabist Karachi. With no background and relation in the Pakistani Music industry, Natasha Baig found her interest in music in form of hobby which was elevated by giving musical performances in her community events which soon fortunately for Pakistani Music lovers, turned into a career and passion for Natasha Baig.
She is most famous for her overwhelming live performances marking one of the few artists who sound beautiful and heart wrenching in live performances in Pakistan. She started her career with a reality show ‘Cornetto Music Icons’(2013) after getting selected as one of the 6 talented musicians across the country and was mentored by Zoe Viccaji as defined by the format of the show but was most appreciated and loved by her performance with Legendary Alamgir ‘Dekha Na Tha’.
After that Baig was unstoppable and joined ‘Sounds of Kolachi’ (2014) a Sufi ensemble originally started by Ahsan Bari. She was one of the main lead singers in the ensemble and some of the famous numbers incudes Allah he Dega, Tarana, and Laakh jatan.
Baig was also one of the panelists in ‘The Karachi Music Festival’ (2015) alongside Humera Channa, Zoe viccaji and Saif samejo invited to discuss and comment on the Pakistani music industry. She also performed in the event with her new band ‘Kaya’ (2015).
Soon Natasha started performing solely with her own band members including her own brother Sameer Baig on guitars. It was no later when she found success in the industry and her name was the common discussion in the green rooms of stars of the industry as the new big thing in the Pakistani music industry.
Soon she left her band Kaya in 2016 and started performing solely with her band members only gaining more and more popularity through performing in Lahooti Music Mela introduced by Saif Samejo of Sketches band and many other Musical events across the country.
In 2016 Baig founded a production Company ‘Laal Series’ with Hassan Ali Effendi who also manages her career. Soon after finding their production house they started working on Baig’s music videos besides other work in the industry including commercials and short films and Public Service Messages.
The breakthrough for Baig was when she got nominated as Best Emerging Talent for her song in film Janaan in Lux Style Awards 2017. Soon she released her song with Mai Dhai ‘Kesaria’ produced under her production Banner ‘Laal Series’.
After Kesaria, Baig literally got persistent with her song on Mother’s Day ‘Maa’, Ya Moula, Deewana Banaya, Humse hai Pakistan and Aye Sab (Collaboration with YBQ, Alycia Dias and Ali Safeer) they all performed for YBQ as Fashion models.
Recently she sang title track for mega star-studded feature film 7 Din Mohabbat in (2018) “Ishq Lara” alongside Shani Arshad.
In 2018 she got her mainstream limelight when she was featured in Coke Studio season 11 alongside Fareed Ayaz & Abu Muhammad qawaal group, her part “Shikwa” was appreciated by the majority. Right after that Natasha Baig released 4 songs Bulleya (ft. Raagrush), Ho Mian, Ya Moula Urdu Version and Mene Dekha Hai (23rd March special)
This year Natasha Baig is planning to release her album right after Eid which includes 10 songs.