Standard Pakistani musician Farhad Humayun died on Tuesday after battling a ‘cancerous mind tumour’, actor and shut buddy Arjun Mathur shared on Wednesday. Farhad Humayun was 42. The news of his demise was first posted on the official Fb web page of his band, Overload.
“The magnificent ‘Farhad Humayun & Overload’ left us for the celebrities this morning. Stoic within the face of challenges, uncompromising in his values, beneficiant to a fault, witty as hell! Fadi was far too forward of his time, each in spirit and artwork. He would need us to have a good time his life, so we request his household, mates and followers to honour him and say a prayer for him immediately. We will nearly hear him say these phrases by David Bowie: “I don’t know the place I’m going from right here, however I promise it gained’t be boring,” learn the submit. A number of stars from India and Pakistan mourned Farhad’s demise and remembered occasions spent with him.
Farhad Humayun was one of many largest names within the Pakistani music trade. He recorded a number of albums with Atif Aslam and in addition served as a drummer on one of many seasons of Coke Studio. He shaped his well-known band Overload in 2003. Atif Aslam wrote on Twitter, “Thanks, Fadi, for giving us nice music, good occasions & for taking part in on my 1st album. Buddy, I used to be thrilled about our collab – I’ve completed the lyrics as properly however I didn’t know we gained’t have the ability to make it occur . Your legacy – hearth, ardour and insane braveness – will stay on endlessly.”
Thanks, Fadi, for giving us nice music, good occasions & for taking part in on my 1st album. Buddy, I used to be thrilled abt r collab – I’ve completed the lyrics as properly however I didn’t know we gained’t have the ability to make it occur.#farhadhumayun #RestInPeace #GoneTooSoon
— Atif Aslam (@itsaadee) June 8, 2021
Actor Arjun Mathur, who revealed he and Farhad had been childhood mates, shared that the singer-composer was identified with mind tumour shut to a few years in the past. “three quick years in the past and fully out of the blue, Fadi – one of many fittest, best-looking, healthiest individuals I knew – bought identified with a cancerous brain-tumour. After two brain-surgeries over two years and no actual signal of getting any higher, Fadi lastly surrendered and determined to finish the remedies and medicine.”
In a protracted, heart-wrenching submit on Instagram, Arjun wrote about what it meant to know and be mates with Farhad Humayun. “What does one say a few comet? Or a taking pictures star? My first recollections of Farhad Humayun, or ‘Fadi’, as I knew him, are from once I was only a toddler and my mother and father’ best-friends -Shahzad Uncle and Nivi Aunty – visited from Pakistan. We might watch for the mother and father to depart for his or her events so we might hit ‘Excite-Bike’ on the 8-bit NES, or watch our favorite films from the time.. ‘Jaanbaaz’ and ‘Veerana’, no much less. As a child, when our household visited them in Lahore, I keep in mind the biggest Aloo-Parathas I had ever seen, at their dwelling.. and the perfect post-swim rooster sandwiches at Lahore Gymkhana,” learn an excerpt.
The actor penned one other submit on Wednesday, remembering Farhad Humayun and the “calming sweetness” in his voice. The submit learn, “I’ll miss you a large number, Fadi. I’ll miss your unmatched tehzeeb and the calming sweetness in your voice. Greater than something, I’ll lengthy to listen to you name me ‘Pyaraay!’ Once more. And I pray that the one phrases you that come to you as you attain the ultimate vacation spot, are characteristically your personal – ‘HAAN YAAR! BAHUT AALA!’”