Shahabaz Aman

Shahabaz Aman (born 27 December 1969)[3] is an Indian playback singer and composer. He was born in Malappuram, Kerala, India. He is also a stage performer of Ghazal music. Shahabaz is known for his soulful, romantic voice and unique style of singing. He has released music albums of various genres and performed across India and Persian Gulf countries.[4][5]

Shahabaz Aman
Aman in 2019
Aman in 2019
Background information
Birth nameRafeek[1]
Born (1969-12-27) 27 December 1969 (age 51)
Malappuram, India
GenresGhazal, Film scores, Soundtracks
Occupation(s)Singer, Music Composer, Lyricist
Years active1997–present
LabelsShahabaz Music
Associated actsRex Vijayan
Kochi Music Foundation[2]
Websiteshahabazaman.com

Early lifeEdit

CareerEdit

As film composerEdit

Year Film Songs Notes
2004 Athu Mandara Poovalla
  1. "Ekantha Sandhyayil"
  2. "Orthirikkatheyoru"
Debut movie as Composer;[6]
Unreleased film
2007 Paradesi
  1. "Ya Dhuni Dhuni"
First film released
2008 Pakal Nakshatrangal
  1. "Pakaruka Nee"
  2. "Anuragamay"
2011 Indian Rupee
  1. "Ee Puzhayum"
  2. "Pokayayi"
  3. "Anthimanam"
  4. "Ee Puzhayum (Unplugged)
Also composed Background Score
2012 Spirit
  1. "Ee Chillayil Ninnu"
  2. "Mazhakondu Mathram"
  3. "Maranamethunna Nerathu"
Also composed Background Score
2012 Shutter
  1. "Ee Rathriyil"
2012 Bavuttiyude Namathil
  1. "Allahu"
  2. "Pakalakannu Doore"
Also composed Background Score
2013 Rose Guitarinaal
  1. "Engum Nalla Pookkal"
  2. "Moonga"
  3. "Chuttivarum Kaatte"
  4. "Snehithane"
  5. "Ee Kaattilum"
  6. "Manjum Nilavum"
  7. "Karayalle Kunje"
  8. "Paavam Gayakan"
Also composed Background Score
2013 Kadal Kadannu Oru Maathukutty
  1. "Rakshaka Nee"
2014 Njan Steve Lopez
  1. "Theruvukal Nee"
  2. "Muthupenne"
  3. "Ooraake Kalapila"
  4. "Chirakukal Njan"
2014 Balyakala Sakhi
  1. "Aa Nammalu Kandillenna"
  2. "Povukayaanu Njan"
  3. "Veendum Thalir Podinjuvo"
  4. "Kodhay Seshabhoomi"
2017 Mayaanadhi
  1. "Mizhiyil Ninnum"
  2. "Kaattil"
Co-Composed and produced by Rex Vijayan
2018 Sudani from Nigeria
  1. "Kurrah"
Music produced by Rex Vijayan
2019 Thamaasha
  1. "Paadi Njan"
2020 Halal Love Story
  1. "Sundaranayavane"
  2. "Bismillah"
Pakshikalkku Parayanullathu
  1. "Enno Marannitta"
2021 Thuramukham
  1. "Aadam Mala"

As Playback SingerEdit

Film Songs

Year Song Movie Music Director/ Composer
2005 Chaanthu Kudanjoru Chanthupottu Vidyasagar
2006 Kuyilukale Thuyilunaroo Oruvan Ouseppachan
2007 Ishtamalle Chocolate (2007 film) Alex Paul
2008 Enthorishtamanu Enikku Parunthu
Anuraagamaay Pakal Nakshatrangal Himself
2012 Mele Mohavaanam Da Thadiya Bijibal
Allaahu Bavuttiyude Namathil Himself
2013 Kaayalinarike Annayum Rasoolum Mehaboob / K
Kandu Randu Kannu MS Baburaj/ K
Zamilooni K
Ee Raathriyil Shutter Himself
Ee Kaattilum Rose Guitarinaal
Kizhakku Kizhakku Daivathinte Swantham Cleetus Bijibal
Oru Mezhuthiriyude Vishudhan Gopi Sunder
2014 Manassin Thinkale Vikramadithyan Bijibal
Aa Nammalu Kandeelenna Balyakalasakhi (2014 film) Himself
Povukayaanu Njan
2015 Kanakamylanji Loham Sreevalsan J Menon
Mohabath Double Barrel Prashant Pillai
Pathemari Pathemari Bijibal
2017 Midukki Midukki Cappuccino K. Raghavan/Bipin Ashok
Mizhiyil ninnum Mayaanadhi Himself/ Music produced by Rex Vijayan
Kaatil
2018 Kurrah (Football Song) Sudani from Nigeria
2019 Paadi Njan Thamaasha
Koodozhinja Eelam Ramesh Narayan
Pakalanthi Njan Muhabbathin Kunjabdulla Kozhikode Abubacker
Beema Palli Song Pathinettam Padi A.H. Kaashif
Vandu Njan Valiyaperunnal Rex Vijayan
2020 Smaranakal Bhoomiyile Manohara Swakaryam Sachin Balu
Enno Marannitta Pakshikalkku Parayanullathu Himself
Sundaranayavane Halal Love Story Himself/ Music produced by Rex Vijayan
Bismillah
2021 Aakashamayavale Vellam Bijibal
Aaraarum Kaanathe Malik Sushin Shyam
Aadam Mala Thuramukham Himself
Kaattukal Padavettu Govind Vasantha
Maama Chayael Urumbu Peace Jubair Muhammed

Non-Film Songs[7]

Year Song Album Music
2004 Sajnee Soul of Anamika in Black and White Himself
Soja
Mouname
2005 Chirikkan Marannu Neeyum Nilavum
Premathin Prathiphalam
Neeyum Nilavum
Madangiyethumbol
Ghazal Thorumbol
Parayathe Poyathum
2006 Mazhakondu Mathram June Mazhayil
Ee Rathriyethrayanaadham
Kettu Marannoru
Pathi Mayakkathil
2008 Kudajadriyil[M] Moham Mansoor Ahammed
Theeyalakal Alakalkku Himself
Makarakkulir
Doore
Paymaram
Manoharam
Naadhaa The Faith Sadeesh Bichu
En Saarike Amritha Geetham Yamuna Palat
Unaroo Neeyen
2009 Aarorumillathoree Shararanthal Muhsin Kurikkal
Kanneer Kalarnnoru
Ormayil
2011 Sajnee Sajnee Himself
Manninnadiyil
Aa Paneerppookkal
Oru Paanapaathram
Othupalli
Ethra Doore
2015 Narakathil Theeyilla KEF 1126
Darvesh
Mizhikalil
Thedi Thedi
Oru Rathri

Studio albumsEdit

[8][9][10]

Year Album List of songs Singer(s) Lyrics Notes
1997 Ashiyana: the New Generation Malabari Songs N/A Sibella Sadanandan,
Shanavas Perumpalli
Shahabaz Aman
2004 Soul of Anamika in Black and White Soja- Part I Shahabaz Aman Kidar Sharma Interpretation of ‘Soja Rajakumari’ from the movie Zindagi
Sajnee (M) Shahabaz Aman Shahabaz Aman
Sajnee (F) Chitra Iyer
Vedanakal Palakkad Sreeram
Rahiye Shahabaz Aman Ghalib
Tribute to M.S Baburaj
Instrumental
Oh Nilave Juvaani Shahabaz Aman
Greeshmame Sakhi Palakkad Sreeram,
A. Ayyappan,
Philip V Francis
A. Ayyappan
Sagara Seema Chitra Iyer,
V.T Murali,
Njeralath Harigovindan,
Jyotsna Radhakrishnan,
Melattur Ramakrishna Pulluvar
Shahabaz Aman
Manjil Shahabaz Aman,
Laveena
Street (Soja Part II) T. G. Varna
2005 Neeyum Nilavum Chirikkan Marannu Shahabaz Aman Poovachal Khader
Ghazal Thorumbol Shanavas Konarath
Madangiyethumbol O. P. Suresh
Neeyum Nilavum Shahabaz Aman
Parayathe Poyathum T. A. Shahid
Premathin Prathiphalam Poovachal Khader
Puzhayude Geetham Gayatri Asokan Poovachal Khader
Kinavin Sangamam Shahabaz Aman,
Gayatri Asokan
Poovachal Khader
Nilavil Sada Shahabaz Aman
2006 June Mazhayi Abhayatheeram T. G. Varna Dr. Manoj
Ee Rathriyethrayanadham Shahabaz Aman Rafeeq Ahamed
Mazhakondu Mathram
Ee chillayil Ninnu G. Venugopal
Kettu Marannoru Shahabaz Aman,
Rachana John
Nin Kilivathilinarikil Sreedevi R Krishna
Paathimayakkathil Shahabaz Aman,
Gayatri Asokan
Sagarormikal Gayatri Asokan
2007 Sahayathrike Ambilikkunjurangi G. Venugopal O. N. V. Kurup
Athilolam
Ethra Madhuram
Ithirippoove
Kadalikal
Nee Arikilirikkoo
Sahayathrike
Valathukaal
Poomarakkombathu G. Venugopal,
Gayatri Asokan
Poothilanjikal
2008 Alakalkku Doore Shahabaz Aman Rafeeq Ahamed
Makarakkulir K. Satchidanandan
Manoharam Mahavanam Kadammanitta Ramakrishnan
Paaymaram T. P. Anilkumar
Theeyalakal D. Vinayachandran
Alayothungiya Gayatri Asokan Kamala Surayya
Orila Marathilninnum Rosemary
Ottum Urangatha Serina
Charadu Murinjoru Shahabaz Aman,
Gayatri Asokan
Mohanakrishnan
2011 Sajnee Aa Paneerppookkal Shahabaz Aman Kabeer
Ethra Doore Pradeep Ashtamichira
Manninnadiyil Veerankutty
Oru Paanapaathram D. Santhosh
Othupalli P. T. Abdurahiman
Sajnee Shahabaz Aman
Hey Gaayakaa Gayatri Asokan Dr. Kavitha Balakrishnan
Oru Mazha Shahabaz Aman,
Gayatri Asokan
N. P. Sajeesh
2015 KEF 1126 - Malayalam Sufi Route Darvesh Shahabaz Aman,
Santhi Bijibal,
Soumya Ramakrishnan,
Amal Antony Augustin,
Swetha, Deepa Anjali,
KJ Anitha, KJ Manoj,
Insaf
Mahmoud Darwish,
Shahabaz Aman
Narakathil Theeyilla Shahabaz Aman
Mizhikalil
Oru Rathri
Thedi Thedi

Remix albumsEdit

Year Album List of Songs Singer(s) Lyrics Notes
2021 KEF 1126 - Malayalam Sufi Route

(2021 Remix)[11]

Darvesh Shahabaz Aman,
Santhi Bijibal,
Soumya Ramakrishnan,
Amal Antony Augustin,
Swetha, Deepa Anjali,
KJ Anitha, KJ Manoj,
Insaf
Mahmoud Darwish,

Shahabaz Aman

Remixed and Re-arranged by Rex Vijayan
Narakathil Theeyilla Shahabaz Aman
Mizhikalil
Oru Rathri
Thedi Thedi

SinglesEdit

Year Song Co-Singer(s) Lyrics
2020 Manassinte Madrassa[12] Sithara Krishnakumar Anwar Ali
2021 Ninte Maarivilkickinu

(Tribute to Diego Maradona)[13]

Himself
Rathriyil Aval[14]

As lyricistEdit

[15][16]

Year Song(s) Movie/Album Music Notes
1997 All songs Ashiyana: The New Generation Malabari Songs Himself
2004 Sajnee Soul of Anamika in Black and White
Vedanakal
Oh Nilave
Sagara Seema
Manjil
2005 Neeyum Nilavum Neeyum Nilavum
Nilavil Sada
2011 Sajnee Sajnee
2013 Ee Rathriyil Shutter Translation of Veinte poemas de amor by Pablo Neruda
Snehithane Rose Guitarinaal
Ee Kaattilum
Engum Nalla Pookkal
Karayalle
Moonga
Paavam Gayakan
Chuttivarum kaatte
2015 Narakathil Theeyilla KEF 1126
Darvesh Translation of State of Siege by Mahmoud Darwish
Mizhikalil
Thedi Thedi
Oru Rathri
2018 Kurrah Sudani from Nigeria Himself/ Rex Vijayan
2020 Ninte Maarivilkickinu Single Himself
2021 Rathriyil Aval Single

AwardsEdit

Year Award Category Film/Album/Song Notes
2013 Vanitha Film Awards[17] Best Male Singer Kaayalinarike
(Annayum Rasoolum)
2018 Kerala State Film Awards[18] Best Singer Mizhiyil Ninnum
(Mayaanadhi)
Filmfare Awards South[19] Best Male Playback Singer
Movie Street Film Awards[20] Best Playback Singer (Male)
Asianet Film Awards[21] Best Playback Singer

ReferencesEdit

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  2. ^ "Kochi Music Foundation and other platforms provide new avenues that hope to unite singers, enthusiasts | Kochi News - Times of India".
  3. ^ "Shahabaz Aman: Interview with Shahabaz Aman by Ajith". Shahabazaman4u.blogspot.com. 19 January 2010. Retrieved 9 December 2013.
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  10. ^ "WORKS". Shahabaz Aman. Retrieved 7 February 2021.
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  12. ^ Manassinte Madrasa - Single by Shahabaz Aman & Sithara Krishnakumar, retrieved 7 February 2021
  13. ^ Ninte Maarivilkickinu (A Tribute Song to Maradona) - Single by Shahabaz Aman, retrieved 7 February 2021
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  20. ^ "Fahadh, Manju, Aishwarya corner Movie Street film excellence awards". OnManorama. Retrieved 7 February 2021.
  21. ^ "20th Asianet Film Awards 2018 -Winners | Best Film, Best Actor, Best Actress". Vinodadarshan. Retrieved 7 February 2021.