Our Artists, Our Heroes: Kamal Haji (@kamalhaji)


JollyGul.com has launched Kamal Haji’s website on its hosting platform. The Jamat can now conveniently play and enjoy all his devotional songs in one place.

JollyGul.com audio player displays synchronized line by line lyrics and translations for some of Kamal’s most popular songs.

The website has the following sections: Profile, Audios, Videos, Gallery (Pics), Updates and a Contact Form.

Kamal Haji is a songwriter, producer and performer with focus on devotional and Sufi content. Kamal is a data-scientist by profession, with an MBA from University of Houston and has been passionately pursuing music since his college days.

Kamal is originally from Pakistan and came to the USA in the 1990s to pursue his education. He now lives in Houston, Texas.

Kamal has collaborated with numerous world renowned artists like Salim-Sulaiman, Ustaad Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Maher Zain, Jonita Gandhi, Jatin-Lalit, Tahira Syed, Alamgir, Ali Haider, Sahira Naseem, Shazia Khushak, Tehseen Javaid, Saleem Javaid, Arshad Mehmood, Azhar Hussain, M. Ifrahim and Cupid to name a few.

The Jamat will recollect two very popular songs with lyrics written by Kamal Haji. “Jubilee Mubarak” Diamond Jubilee song by Salim-Sulaiman in multiple languages with participation of artists from across the community in different countries. And “Padharo Mawla” sung by Ustaad Rahat Fateh Ali Khan which was also performed live at the grand finale of Diamond Jubilee celebrations in Lisbon.

And more recently Kamal Haji wrote, composed and produced “Together We Win” to celebrate Ismaili athletes and “Ismaili Games” being played around the world.

Here are some other notable achievements of Kamal Haji:

During Diamond Jubilee Year Kamal released his first Solo Album called “Reflections” which went to become one of the most successful albums of DJ year. The songs from this album have been featured in many official videos on the.ismaili website as well as played on the local radio stations in Houston, TX during Khushiali Celebrations.

Kamal wrote and composed the official Diamond Voyage / Journey camp song for ITREB USA. This song is also part of the “Reflections” album

Kamal also co-wrote, co-composed and co-produced USA’s’ Official Diamond Jubilee Song, as well as, the One Jamat Dance Music Piece. These musical numbers were played and performed in every major celebration all across the United States during the momentous year.

In 2019, Kamal collaborated with Maher Zain, an internationally renowned, Muslim Singer/Songwriter, on the song “Ya Khuda”, produced and composed by Salim-Sulaiman. Kamal wrote the Urdu lyrics of the song. This song has become one of the most popular Islamic songs of the modern age with over 4 million views and counting.

Kamal also actively participates in community initiatives with focus on Devotional Musical Content, Community Outreach, Inter-faith Programs, Youth Choir and Seniors Band. He is the Lead and Creative-Director of South Asian Fusion Band, Zikr Band, Southwest Ismaili Band and Ismaili Matki Band For Seniors.

Please start enjoying Kamal’s wonderful songs on your computer or smartphone by clicking on the link below.


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