Wajid Khan dedicates Hud Hud Dabangg song to brother Sajid. Old video goes viral
Music composer and singer Wajid Khan died due to complications related kidney infection in the wee hours of Monday morning. He had undergone kidney transplant a few months ago. Wajid had also tested positive for the novel coronavirus a few days ago. He was 42 years old.
Old pictures and videos of the singer are doing rounds on social media. In one of the throwback viral videos, Wajid is seen in the hospital, singing Dabangg's title track Hud Hud Dabangg for his brother Sajid.
The video begins with Wajid saying, "Sajid bhai ke lia toh ek he gaana gauga mein." He then starts singing Dabangg's title track. He concludes the video saying, "Love you brother."
Sajid-Wajid and Lalit Pandit composed the music of Salman's 2010 film Dabangg. Wajid, along with Sukhwinder Singh, sang the film's title track Hud Hud Dabangg.
The music director duo was famously known as Sajid-Wajid. They made their debut as composers with Salman Khan's 1998 film Pyaar Kiya Toh Darna Kya.
Thereafter, they composed music for several Salman Khan-starrer films. These include Tere Naam (2003), Mujhse Shaadi Karogi (2004), Garv (2004), Hello (2008), Partner (2007), Wanted (2009), Veer (2010) and more.
Wajid is survived by wife Yasmeen Khan and a daughter and son.