Reshman - Punjabi Songs - EKCC 20003 - (Condition - 80-85%) - EP Record
Reshma (c.1947 – 3 November 2013), Sitara-e-Imtiaz, was a renowned folk singer of Pakistan, who was also very popular in India. She died on 3 November 2013 in Lahore, Pakistan, after suffering from throat cancer for several years. Reshma was born in village of Loha, Tehsil Ratangarh district Churu near [unreliable source?] Bikaner, Rajasthan to a Banjara (Gypsy) family around 1947. Her father Haji Mamad Mushtaq was a camel and horse trader from Malashi. She belonged to a tribe which had converted to Islam. Her tribe migrated to Karachi shortly after the Partition of India, when she was just one month old. She did not receive any formal education and spent much of her childhood singing at the mazars (shrines) of the mystic saints of Sindh.