Ali Sethi Ali Sethi

Ali Sethi is a Pakistani singer, musician, writer, and columnist.  Sethi was globally recognized for writing the book, The Wish Maker.  The book was short-listed for DSC Prize for South Asian Literature and the Shakti Bhatt First Book Prize Award.  Sethi has written several columns for New York Times, The New Yorker, The Caravan, and The Friday Times.  2013, he began focusing on his music career and made his film debut as a playback singer in The Reluctant Fundamentalist (2013) and released a cover single “Mohabbat Karne Waley.”  Later, he released four cover singles and debuted as a featured artist in the eight season of Pakistani music reality show, Coke Studio.  In 2016, Sethi released his first original single “Mahi Mera”, which was critical acclaimed.  He received his first Lux Style Aware nomination as a Best Playback Singer – Male at 15th Lux Style Awards, and was nominated for Best Play Singer – Male at 2nd ARY Film Awards, both for “Aah Ko Chayie.”  He also received a Hum Award nomination for Best Music Single category.