Pakistani singer Arooj Aftab has just won the first Grammy Award for herself and for Pakistan. The Brooklyn-based Pakistani singer bagged the Grammy for her song “Muhabbat” in the Best Global Performance category.
Grammy nominations for 2022, which were announced on Nov. 23 last year had Arooj Aftab in the categories of Best Global Performance and Best New Artist. However, Olivia Rodrigo has won the Grammy for Best New Artist.
The multi-hyphenate Pakistani is a trained music producer, composer, and vocalist with three solo albums. She has gotten her training from the Berklee College of Music.